Lawrence Spindel DDS
Dr. Spindel Graduated from New York University College of Dentistry in 1980 with honors. He was elected into Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honorary Dental Society for graduating at the top of his class. He also received the Long Island Academy of Odontology Award for Highest Scholastic Achievement and clinical proficiency during his years of professional studies.He completed a general practice residency at the Manhattan Veteran’s hospital in 1981 and started private dental practice in Manhattan.
Since 1982 he has maintained a private dental practice in Manhattan specializing in comprehensive dental care, including Cosmetic,Implant and Preventive Dentistry. He has held teaching positions at both New York University College of Dentistry and Columbia University. Currently he holds a faculty position as an adjunct instructor in the department of Cariology and Comprehensive Care at NYU College of Dentistry. Over the years he has participated in more than 27 clinical trials and has published a number papers in peer review journals.
He has a long standing interest in Cosmetic Dentistry and in 1997 he was elected t o Fellowship into the International Academy for Dental Facial Esthetics. He is currently listed in the guide to Americas Top Dentists.and is a top rated dentist in New York based on user recommendations on Google,Yelp, Birdeye. In 2013 Emergencydentistsusa.com included him in their list of the top ten dentists in the U.S.A. Recently he was awarded the Opencare 2017 Patient’s Choice Award , which is given to medical and dental practices who have the highest online rating by their patients.
He has published his Ask Dr Spindel Dental Blog since 2005. In 2015 The Washington post published an article that noted The Ask Dr Spindel Blog as one of the “few worth checking out”. This year it was named one of the top dental blogs in 2018 by Value Penguin.
He is a leader of a midtown chapter of the Spear Study Club that regualrly meets so that he and the other members can continuously to improve their ability to provide predictably excellent care to their dental patients. He remains committed to continuing education, exploring new innovations in the field on dentistry and providing his patients with his best dental care.