Touro College of Dental Medicine opens new dental health facility


HAWTHORNE – The Touro College
of Dental Medicine at New York Medical College opened its new 32,000-square
foot oral health facility in Hawthorne in a former IBM research building.
The facility, to be known as Touro Dental Health, “will ensure access to care for underserved populations and others in the community who seek quality, low cost dental care,” said Ronnie Myers, D.D.S., dean of Touro College of Dental Medicine.
Edward Farkas, D.D.S., vice dean of the school, said “an enormous
amount of planning has gone into the design and execution of our new facility.
We were able to create an environment that redefines the training of future
dental professionals.”
Touro Dental Health will begin treating patients in January. Appointments
are avaiable from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays and
can be scheduled beginning December 1 by calling 914-594-2700 or by emailing .
Touro operates New York Medical College in Hawthorne and a campus of the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in Middletown.