Clinical Associate Professor
NYU Langone Medical Center
Kenneth Fleisher, DDS, FACS is a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, a fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the New York University College of Dentistry and is the course director for predoctoral students that includes didactic and clinical training in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Fleisher is an attending in the department of surgery at Bellevue Hospital Center, Gouverneur Hospital and New York University Langone Medical Center where he participates in training Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residents and International Residents.
Dr. Fleisher’s expertise includes dentoalveolar surgery, orofacial trauma, temporomandibular disorders, obstructive sleep apnea, pathology and reconstruction, implant surgery and oral health considerations for oncology patients with a special interest in osteonecrosis of the jaws (osteomyelitis, medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw, osteoradionecrosis). Dr. Fleisher is recognized by NYU for his specialized clinical expertise and innovative research for patients undergoing antiresorptive therapy and who develop osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ). Dr. Fleisher has developed new strategies for the prevention, diagnosis, risk assessment and treatment of ONJ. Dr. Fleisher has published manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals and has been invited to lecture at local, national and international meetings in dentistry, surgery, rheumatology and oncology.
Friday, September 20
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM