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Dr. David Albert

 

Improving oral health for seniors

Dr. David Albert

David A. Albert, DDS, MPH is Director of
Community Health and Associate Professor
of Clinical Dentistry and Public Health at the
Columbia University School of Dental and
Oral Surgery, and the Joseph Mailman
School of Public Health at Columbia
University. He implemented the dental
service of the Ambulatory Care Network of
Presbyterian Hospital and now directs the
Fort Washington Dental Service where he
maintains a geriatric dental practice within
the community of Washington
Heights/Inwood in Northern Manhattan.
He volunteered to provide dental services
for two years at the Fort Washington
Geriatric practice to document and demonstrate
the need for dental care. NYP
subsequently renovated and expanded the
Fort Washington practice to enable a dental
service to join the geriatric medical practice.
NYP has been providing comprehensive
dental services at the site for over 10
years.The service has improved the oral
health and well being of seniors throughout
northern Manhattan.