Oral and MaxilloFacial Surgeons in Brooklyn, NY

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Dr. Dwight L Hershman

Dwight L Hershman DDS was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He attended Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with Honors and was elected to the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society. Dr. Hershman completed a four year residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the Hahnemann medical University in 1980.

Dr. Hershman has been in practice in Brooklyn New York since 1980, and recently relocated to his current state of the art facility in 2005. Dr. Hershman provides a broad range of oral and maxillofacial surgical services with emphasis on dento-alveolar surgery, wisdom teeth removal, dental implants, bone grafts, trauma, and pathology.

Dr. Hershman is a clinical assistant professor at the NYU School of Dentistry department of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He attends lectures, seminars, and continuing education throughout the year to stay current with new science and technology.

Dr. Hershman is married to his wife Michelle. They have three married children and multiple grandchildren.

Board Certification:
American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Hospital Affiliations:
Beth Israel Medical Center
Mount Sinai Hospital
Brook Plaza Ambulatory Surgical Center

Professional Memberships:
Fellow, American Board Of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
International Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
American Dental Association
International College of Oral Implantology
First District Dental Society of the State of New York
Second District Dental Society of the State of New York
American Society of Dental Anesthesiology
American Society of Osseointegration
 



Dr. Gabriel N. Hershman

Gabriel N Hershman, DDS was raised in Cedarhurst, NY. He attended the NYU College of Dentistry where he was accepted with a full academic scholarship. He graduated with honors in 2009 and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society. He then went on to further his training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital Center where he had the privilege to serve as chief resident. While at NYU, he was trained in the full scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery including Correctional Jaw Surgery, Facial Trauma, Pathology and Reconstruction, Dentoalveolar Surgery, Wisdom Teeth Removal, and Dental Implants. Additionally, he trained along with the anesthesiologists and has extensive experience in intravenous anesthesia.

Most importantly, he has had the opportunity to be trained by Dr. Dwight L Hershman for more than 30 years. Their ability to communicate with each individual patient and make them feel at ease while under their care is what sets The Hershman Group apart.

He is currently an attending Surgeon at NYU Langone Medical Center and a clinical assistant professor at the NYU College of Dentistry where he teaches in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery clinic weekly.

Board Certification:
American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Hospital Affiliations:
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York Center for Specialty Surgery

Professional Memberships:
Diplomate, American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Fellow, American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
New York State Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Dental Association
Second District Dental Society

Oral and MaxilloFacial Surgeon - Brooklyn
2469 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11204
718-382-9399