Dr. Joel Preminger, DMD | Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Preminger received his Bachelor’s degree from Yeshiva University in 2004 with a major in Biology. Dr. Preminger then went on to receive his dental degree from the highly prestigious Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2009. Immediately following his dental education, Dr. Preminger went on to complete a one-year intense hospital-based residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, where he received further training in general dentistry with an emphasis on the management of dental and facial trauma. He gained additional training in all aspects of Dentistry including adult, pediatric, and emergency dentistry. His passion for helping children continued with his pursuit of specialty training in the highly competitive Pediatric Dentistry program at Maimonides Medical Center and Kings County Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. During this time he served as Chief Resident in Pediatric Dentistry and gained extensive clinical experience working with children and special needs patients. He is a board eligible pediatric dentist.
Part of Dr. Preminger’s Pediatric Dental training included treatment of special needs patients, pediatric medicine rotation, pediatric emergency room, and anesthesia. He received extensive training in various behavior management techniques.
Since completing his residency Dr. Preminger has been in private practice in the greater New York area. He teaches both General Practice and Pediatric Dental Residents once a week advanced treatment options in Pediatric Dentistry. He holds academic positions at North-Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY, Long Island Jewish in New Hyde Park, NY, Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, NY, and Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.
Dr. Preminger is fully trained in full mouth dental rehabilitation under general anesthesia as well as sedation dentistry (NYS License #: 000723) with operating room privileges at Maimonides Medical Center, North-Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and Winthrop University Hospital.
He is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), American Dental Association (ADA), New York Dental Association (NYSDA), Nassau County Dental Association, NYS Academy of Pediatric Dentists (NYSAPD), and American Orthodontic Society (AOS).
Dr. Preminger is a Five Town’s native and is thrilled to be practicing in his home town. He is passionate about dentistry and strives to perform the highest quality dentistry to each patient.
Dr. Joel looks forward to personally meeting you in his new state of the art pediatric dental office.