Faculty Information

Joel Silver, DDS

Associate Clinical Professor
Cariology and Comprehensive Care
Room 608S Schwartz Hall, 345 East 24th Street
E-mail: js196@nyu.edu


Certified in Fixed and Removal Prosthodontic Dentistry, US Navy Residency Program 1976
DDS, Dentistry, NYU College of Dentistry 1973
MS, Microbiology, City University Graduate School 1963
BS, Biology/Chemistry dual major, Long Island University School of Pharmacy 1959


Before entering NYU College of Dentistry, Dr. Silver served in the US Navy as a corpsman (Medic) four years. One of the four years he served as a corpsman for the surgical reseach group assigned to MAG 16, the 3rd Marine division Danang Vietman. Dr Silver graduated from New York University College of Dentistry in 1973. After graduation he served in the US Navy for three years at Besthesda Naval Hospital and the Brooklyn Naval Yard Regional Dental Clinic and three years in the Navy Reserves. He was retired from the Navy on a medical disability resulting from action in Vietnam in 1967-1968.


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