The Oral Pathology Residency Program, founded in 1972, and based at New York Hospital Queens since 1981, is an ADA accredited three year program designed to train the post graduate student in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. The professional staff consists of two full-time Board certified oral and maxillofacial pathologists, and one half-time Board certified oral and maxillofacial pathologist.The foundation of the training program is the oral biopsy service based in the Oral Pathology Laboratory, Inc. Presently the biopsy service receives approximately 19,000 specimens annually from oral surgeons, general practitioners, other dental specialists and several head and neck surgeons.
For an appointment to see an Oral Pathologist, please call the Center for Oral and Dental Medicine in Fresh Meadows. All appointments will be on Thursday mornings.