Dean H. Cherpelis, DDS, is a trusted dentist at Bell Family Dental PC in New York City. With more than 25 years of clinical experience, Dr. Cherpelis serves patients of all ages in the community of Bayside, Queens. Individuals and families trust him for a variety of dental care services, including general and cosmetic dentistry, sedation dentistry, and orthodontic care.
A native of Whitestone, New York, Dr. Cherpelis earned his undergraduate degree in biology from Queens College, City University of New York in New York City. He went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Science from the State University of New York School of Dental Medicine in Buffalo, New York.
Dr. Cherpelis strives to understand the most current advances in the field of dentistry and has completed an extensive amount of continuing education. He is certified in Invisalign® and oral conscious sedation. He holds fellowships in professional organizations such as the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Academy of Forensic Sciences.
As a deputy chief forensic dental consultant to the Office of Chief Medical Examiner - NYC, Dr. Cherpelis serves with the Special Operations Response Team in the information technology section. Dr. Cherpelis also served as a tour commander during the World Trade Center and Flight 587 recovery efforts following the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.