Department of Dental Medicine
Ronald P. Burakoff, DMD, MPH
The Department of Dental Medicine provides comprehensive services in every area of dentistry, to every segment of the population including infants, children, adolescents, adults and the elderly as well as to the medically, physically and emotionally compromised. Care is provided in the following areas, each representing a Division of the Department: Anesthesia and Pain Control, Dentistry for the Medically Compromised Patient, Dentistry for patients with Special Needs, Endodontics, General Dentistry, Geriatric Dentistry, Cranio-Mandibular Disorders (TMD), Implantology, Laser Dentistry, Oral Medicine/Oral Pathology, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics – Corrective, Orthodontics - Interceptive, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontics, and Prosthodontics. Our physicians are dedicated to providing quality dental care for all patients through the education of medical students and research.
The Dental Clinic provides patient services in a new, ultra modern Dental Center. In addition, emergency services are provided twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week in a new dental emergency operatory located in the Emergency Department.