Paul D. Hoffman, D.M.D.

Paul D. Hoffman, D.M.D.

Contact Information

900 Westfall Road
Rochester, NY 14618

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

Patient Care Bio

Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology

Dr. Paul Hoffman is originally from the Albany/Saratoga New York area, where his family was in the hospitality industry (restaurant business) and real estate development. He graduated from Boston College with Honors and went on to receive his Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD) from Boston University School of Dental Medicine. He moved to Rochester for a Residency in Clinical Dentistry at University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Hoffman remained in Rochester to complete a Residency Program in Periodontics at University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center. Immediately following his Residency, he joined Rochester Periodontal Group,PC to practice with his mentors, Drs. Halik and Billen and his Chairman at Eastman Dental Center, Dr. Alan M. Polson. He subsequently completed the rigorous voluntary Specialty Board Certification Process and became a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.

Dr. Hoffman is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Dentistry at the University of Rochester and maintains affiliations with both Strong Memorial Hospital and Rochester General Hospital. He is a consultant in Periodontics and Dental Implants to the VA Medical Center in Canandaigua and is a lecturer at Monroe Community College in the Dental Hygiene Program and through the Office of Workforce Development.

He is a member of Monroe and Livingston County Dental Societies, the Seventh District Dental Society, New York State Dental Association, the American Dental Association, Academy of Osseointegration and International Team of Implantologists. He's a Fellow of Pierre Fauchard Academy and the International College of Dentists and active in the Upper New York State Society of Periodontists and the American Academy of Periodontology.

Dr. Hoffman incorporated dentalimplants into his practice in 1988 and has been trained in most dental implant systems. He remains actively involved in implant meetings nationally and internationally to stay at the forefront of this exciting area of dentistry.

He lives in Pittsford and enjoys international travel, entertaining at home and lifelong learning.

Current Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor - Department of Dentistry (SMD) - Primary


Dentist-Periodontics - American Board of Periodontology


D MD | Dentistry | Boston University1977
BS | Biology | Boston College1973

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in General Dentistry Residency at Eastman Dental School08/01/1978 - 06/30/1980
Internship in General Dentistry Residency at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1977 - 06/30/1978