Dear Prospective Patient,
On behalf of our faculty, staff, students and residents of the Stony Brook University, School of Dental Medicine, I would like to welcome you to our clinical facility, the Dental Care Center. The School of Dental Medicine is fully accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and is one of the finest Dental Schools in the country with the latest technology. We are proud that our students and residents are a group of highly qualified young men and women, who were selected through a rigorous admissions process.
One of the primary goals of the Dental Care Center is to provide you with an outstanding, state-of-the-art, oral health care service, with reasonable fee, in a comfortable, friendly and professional environment. We are dedicated to delivering comprehensive, patient-centered care, within the scope of our programs. This means that our patients are fully informed of the results of their examination and different method that are available to treat their conditions. Our patients participate in developing a treatment plan that suits their oral health needs as well as their budgets.
The Dental Care Center firmly believes that patients must partner with us in maintaining their oral health. Our faculty, staff, students and residents will educate patients in proper oral hygiene techniques, which are essential in maintaining oral health. This can help prevent or control diseases that affect the entire body.
I hope that you find that the Dental Care Center at the Stony Brook University, School of Dental Medicine will provide you the best experience in dental and oral care. For any compliments or concerns regarding your visit at our institution, please contact Ms. Carol Sloane (Director of Clinic Operations) or myself and please know that your pleasant experience is of great importance to all of us.
With warmest regards,
Steven M. Zove, DDS
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs