Sidney B. Eisig, DDS

Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial
Office Phone: (212) 305-4552
Office Phone: (212) 326-8520
Languages: Spanish

Biography

Dr. Eisig is Chief of the Hospital Dental Service at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, the George Guttmann Professor of Clinical Craniofacial Surgery and Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the hospital, and Chair of Hospital Dentistry at Columbia University’s College of Dental Medicine.

He received his dental degree from New York University and then completed his general dental internship and residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, and New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, respectively. Dr. Eisig received additional training as the maxillofacial surgery fellow at Shock Trauma at the University of Maryland Hospital.

Dr. Eisig is the Section Editor for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of the Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Journal and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He volunteers abroad by treating patients with cleft lip and palate on Healing the Children missions to South American countries. He practices full-scope oral and maxillofacial surgery, with a particular interest in orthognathic surgery (corrective jaw surgery), craniofacial and cleft palate surgery, maxillofacial pathology and reconstruction and implant surgery, and pediatric oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Dr. Eisig's principal research interests are in stem cell cranofacial regeneration and he has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals.

Area of Expertise

Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]

Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]

GHI [PPO]

Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]

Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield [PPO]

MagnaCare

Medicare [Medicare]

Oscar (Exchange)

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]

POMCO

UnitedHealthcare [HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO, The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]

VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]

Education

New York University School of Dentistry

Internship: Long Island College Hospital

Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical System

Locations

Vanderbilt Clinic

622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-4552

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ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

51 West 51st Street
Suite 350
New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 326-8520

Fax: (212) 326-8555

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George Gutmann Professor of Craniofacial Surgery at CUMC

National Biology Honor Society

Omicron Kappa Upsilon - National Dental Honor Society

Columbia University College of Dental Medicine Edward Zegarelli Teaching Award - May 2009

Fellowship in American College of Dentistry