Dr. Israel Kleinberg




Israel Kleinberg, D.D.S., Ph.D., D.Sc., F.R.C.D (C)
Distinguished Professor and Director, Division of Translational Oral Biology
Department of Oral Biology and Pathology

DDS: University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada (1952)
PhD: Biochemistry/physiology, University of Newcastle, England (1958)
Research Interests: Formation, composition and metabolism of biofilms.  Identification of salivary factors involved in oral disease, and the growth and metabolism of oral mixed bacterial populations; pharmaceutical application of salivary components in the control of dental caries and oral putrefaction (oral malodor and gingivitis periodontitis) control of microbial populations; new oral diagnostic techniques and therapeutics.
Language(s) spoken: English
Consultations & Appointments: 631-632-8923
Email Address: Israel.Kleinberg@stonybrookmedicine.edu
Dr. Kleinberg and Ortek Therapeutics, Inc receive FDA Clearance For Breakthrough Electronic Cavity Detection Device 
SBU’s Israel Kleinberg designs device for earlier cavity detection