Dr. Dan grew up on Long Island and first came to the Capital District when he attended Siena College where he received a B.S. in Biology. After graduation he worked at Albany Medical College performing research in the Department of Neuropharmacology and Neuroscience. He went on to attend Temple University School of Dentistry obtaining his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. Following dental school, he completed a One-Year General Dentistry Residency at Woodhull Medical Center, followed by a Two-Year Pediatric Dental Residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.
Dr. Dan enjoys traveling, running, and several hobbies. On the weekends you can find him working on one of several projects that he always has going and out trying to enjoy all that the Capital District has to offer.
Dr. Dan has obtained Board-Certification in Pediatric Dentistry and received Diplomate Status with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He also is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, and the Third District Dental Society. He is Certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Basic Life Support, Oral Conscious Sedation, and has Operating Room Privileges at Samaritan Hospital.
I enjoy working with Where Smiles Grow as a pediatric dentist because with our team, we provide the kind of experience that changes the way our patients look at going to the dentist. We work with them as they grow and teach them about proper oral hygiene and how they can be part of a team of people dedicated to making sure they have a healthy and beautiful smile. I have the best job in the world!!