New York State Academy of Dentistry

19-02 Whitestone Expressway, Suite 204
Whitestone, NY 11357
Phone: (718) 747-3353
Fax: (718) 747-3355

Continuing Education

November 25, 2018 at 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM


Member $0.00
Non-Member $0.00
Staff/Auxiliary $0.00
Resident/New Dentist $0.00
Student $0.00

General Information

Provider New York State AGD
Speaker Dr. David Momtaheni
Type/Category Lecture
Credits 3 MCE

Members, make sure you sign up to attend our free lecture in the Hospitality Suite of the Greater New York Dental Meeting at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.

The NYSAGD Board of Trustees

Cordially Invite You to Attend Our Free Member Benefit Lecture at

The Greater New York Dental Meeting

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Location: Hospitality Suite

Course: 3:00pm to 5:30pm


Speaker: Dr. David Momtaheni

Course Title: Surgical Management of Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

Credit Hours:  3 MCE

About the Speaker

Dr. David Momtaheni is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and an Oral and Maxillofacial Pathologist.  His post-graduate trainings were completed at Tufts, Harvard and Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.  His unique dual specialty in OMFS and OMFP, which includes only 16 in the country, gives him an advantage both professionally and academically.  Dr. Momtaheni was the Director of TMJ and Facial Pain at Montefiore Medical Center from 1983-1989. 

He practices at Rockefeller Center.  He is a Clinical Professor at CDM, Division of OMFS.  He has been an active faculty member at CDM for the past 32 years performing major Maxillofacial Surgery at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital and giving lectures and CE courses.  He has served in the Dean’s Advisory Committee for the past 12 years.

Dr. Momtaheni is specialized in Facial Reconstructive Surgery, Implantology and Temporomandibular Joint Disorders.

Information Discussed

TMJ Pathophysiology

Differential Diagnosis

Treatment Modalities

Supportive Care




Total Joint Reconstruction

Autologous vs. Artificial

Post-Surgical Appliance Therapy



New York AGD is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement.  The current term of approval extends from 01/01/2014 to 12/31/2018. Provider ID # 219318