New York Metro- Sunset Park Family Health Center at NYU Langone - DPH

NYU Langone Family Health Centers offers a comprehensive and vigorous training program in one of the most dynamic and diverse cities in the world. Our Brooklyn facilities are unique in that we are a health center within a hospital - NYU Langone Medical Center, a level-I trauma center. The residents treat a large and diverse underserved patient population throughout Brooklyn at Sunset Park, Park Ridge, Park Slope, Brooklyn Chinese, and Caribbean Family health centers. Postdoctoral dental residency programs offered at LHFC include: AEGD, GPR, Pediatric Dentistry, Dental Anesthesiology, Endodontics, Periodontics, Orofacial Pain, and Dental Public Health. The Center has 28 dental operatories and O.R. Suites within the medical center. Within these health centers, residents are able to work alongside multi-specialty faculty member mentors who are highly skilled and credientialed anesthesiologists, endodontists, oral facial pain specialists, periodontists, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, general dentists, dental public health residents, orthodontists, and oral pathologists. All residents are assigned a dental assistant to facilitate caring for a significant number of patients. Residents leave culturally competent and ready to treat large patient populations in varied settings. Residents are able to have a large number of patient encounters because clinic hours include nights and weekends that all residents are required to work. Oral and IV conscious sedation are performed within the dental clinic with a dental anesthesiologist.


Number of Positions 2
Organization Address

150 55th Street
Brooklyn, New York 11220

Contact information

Dr. Jay Balzer
Program Director - DPH
Jay.Balzer@nyulangone.org
303-499-0662

Website www.lmcdental.org
Locations

NYU LFHC Sunset Park Family Health Center at NYU Langone
150 55th Street
Brooklyn, New York 11220

NYU LFHC Seventh Avenue Family Health Center at NYU Langone
5008 7th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11220

NYU LFHC Flatbush  Family Health Center at NYU Langone
3414 Church Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203

NYU LFHC Park Slope Family Health Center at NYU Langone
220 13th Street
Brooklyn, New York 11215

NYU LFHC Park Ridge Family Health Center at NYU Langone
6317 4th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11220

Year network/office opened 1967
Total # of operatories 28
Digital Radiology Yes

Real World Experience. Real World Advantage.

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