Robert J. Berkowitz, D.D.S.

Robert J. Berkowitz, D.D.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 683
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

  • Accepting New Patients Accepting New Patients
  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

Professional Bio

A.B. 1967 Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts
DDS 1972 State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo NY
1972-1975 Pediatric Dentistry Resident, Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
1972-1975 Research Fellow in Pediatric Dentistry, Harvard University
1975-1976 Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry, Universitiy of Maryland
1976-1980 Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Pennsylvania
1981-1986 Assoc. Professor of Pediatric Dentistry, Case Western Reserve University
1986-1987 Assoc. Professor of Clinical Dentistry; Director, Division of Preventive
Dentistry, Columbia University
1987-1989 Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry, Director Pediatric Dentistry
Residency Program; University of Texas Dental Branch, Houston

1989-1992 Prof. of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine and
Assoc. Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Children's National
Medical Center, Washington DC
1992-1996 Assoc. Professor and Director, Pediatric Program, Eastman Dental Center
Rochester, New York
1996-1997 Professor and Director, Pediatric Program, Eastman Dental Center
1993-1997 Adjunct Associate Professor of Clinical Dentistry and Pediatrics, University
of Rochester, Rochester, New York
1997-2006 Professor of Dentistry and Associate Professor of Pediatrics; Chair
Division of Pediatric Dentistry; Director - Pediatric Dentistry Residency
Program; University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
2006 Professor of Dentistry and Pediatrics; Chair, Division of Pediatric Dentistry;
to present Director - Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program; University of Rochester,
Rochester, New York

Patents

CariesPredict

United States Serial NO.: 11/464,378
Filed Date: August 14, 2006
Title: Antibodies and Methods for Predicting Dental Caries
Invented by: William Bowen, Anne Vacca Smith, Robert Berkowitz

Awards & Honors (Local)

George Washington University - Academic Lifetime Tenure 1991
Case Western Reserve University - Academic Lifetime Tenure 1984
Fellowship, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry 1978
First Prize, Thesis Award, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry 1976

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Dentistry (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Pediatrics (SMD)

Education

Certificate | Pediatric Dentistry | Children's Hospital1975
Post Doctoral Fellow, | Oral Microbiology | Forsyth Institue1975
DDS | Dentistry | St Univ at Buffalo1972
BA | Biology | Clark University1967

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Pedodontics at Boston Children s Hospital07/01/1972 - 06/30/1975