Dr. David Sherman graduated from Great Neck North High School in 1996. He then studied at the University of Pennsylvania, graduating in 2000 having earned his bachelor’s degree in economics. Dr. Dave then proceeded to SUNY Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine and earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree in 2004. He graduated in the top 10% of his class while receiving multiple awards and honors.
After graduating from Stony Brook, Dr. Dave pursued his post-graduate training in orthodontics at the New York University College of Dentistry. As Chief Resident, Dr. Dave completed a two-year research project investigating the effects of the Invisalign® appliance on patients' periodontal health. He maintains his affiliation with NYU as an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Orthodontics. He lectures to future dentists on the use of the Invisalign® system.
Dr. Dave is the founder of the Progressive Study Club of Long Island. He has also lectured locally to the Great Neck Dental Study Club, the Nassau County Dental Society, the Suffolk County Dental Society, the Progressive Study Club of Long Island, and the Garden City Dental Institute on Invisalign® and other orthodontic topics.
Dr. Dave is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Northeast Society of Orthodontists, the New York State Society of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Association and the Nassau County Dental Society. He has been on the Board of Directors of the Nassau County Dental Society for over 10 years, and he was recently appointed to its Executive Board.
In addition to his skills in the field of orthodontics, Dr. Dave is an avid sports fan. He played football at the University of Pennsylvania and enjoys skiing and golfing. Dr. Dave married his college sweetheart, Hillary, and together they have two adorable sons, Zachary and Matthew. In their spare time, the Shermans love to travel and are avid skiers.