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Dr. David Momtaheni



Dr. Momtaheni graduated as number one in his class from The National University of Iran.  Subsequently, he was  accepted to Tufts School of Dental Medicine as a post-graduate student.  There he sharpened his skills in restorative dentistry and teaching. He obtained his training in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at Harvard and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center/ Albert Einstein College of Medicine in NY.  In 1981, he became Chief Resident.  He had a one year Fellowship in Special Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center.  A year later, he became a full-time faculty member and Chief of the TMJ Clinic from 1983-1989.  In 1986, he joined the Columbia University faculty, where he is a Clinical Professor of Dental Medicine.


Dr. Momtaheni married Dr. Esther Michael - former faculty member of Georgetown University.  They have two children, Adam and Ashley, and two "grand-dogs", Chloe and Lola.  Dr. Momtaheni is an avid sailor and enjoys skiing, tennis, squash, golf and car racing.  








Our modern office is equipped with state of the art technologies such as:


  • Cone Beam CT Scan. This technology reduces radiation and enhances      diagnostic images

  • 3D Digital Prediction Treatment Planning

  • Digital Intra-Oral Radiography  

  • Digital Panorex X-Ray

  • Electrical Handpieces to eliminate noise, vibration and anxiety

  • Piezoelectric Scalers to maximize Implant maintenance

  • Surgical Microscope

  • Two Diagnostic Microscopes capable to record and print pathology slides

  • Laser for tooth Whitening and bloodless procedures

  • On-site laboratory and lab technician

  • Digital records capable to share your dental records and images in seconds

  • Piezoelectric Handpiece to eliminate sounds and excess vibrations

  • A1C equipment to measure patients’ average blood glucose for the past two-three months

  • Nasoendoscopic Equipment

  • 3D Airway Imaging Analysis 

  • State-of-The-Art Patient Monitoring devices including ETCO2.  This device provides instance information about patient's breathing under sedation and General Anesthesia.























About Dr. David Momtaheni


Our staff


Liya, Melissa. Anali and Kim (not pictured)


Dr. Momtaheni’s staff is highly qualified.  They all are college educated and experienced.  Their combined experience in the Dental field exceeds more than twenty years.


They provide our patients with personalized and compassionate care.



Meet our newest member

Kim is a undergraduate student who recently joined Dr. Momtaheni's practice. She is actively pursuing her higher education and is excited to join the team.






Dr. Momtaheni and His Staff
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