Dr. Avraham Shanin

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Avraham Shanin who is Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon at Soul Dental posing for picture

Dr. Shanin received his DDS degree from New York University College of Dentistry in Manhattan, New York. He then went on to complete a one-year General Practice Residency at New York Hospital of Queens in Flushing, New York where he gained knowledge and skills in restorative dental and implant dentistry. From there, Dr. Shanin went on to earn his certificate in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery from Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, an affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College, where he also served as chief resident.

While at Lincoln, his training consisted of the full scope of Oral & Maxillofacial surgery including orthognathic surgery, facial trauma, dental alveolar surgery, pathology and reconstruction, management of temporomandibular joint disorders, wisdom tooth extraction, bone grafting and implant surgery. It is here that he received his anesthesia and IV sedation training as well.

Dr. Shanin now practices full scope Oral & Maxillofacial surgery with a focus on dental-alveolar, wisdom teeth and implant surgery. He is recognized by his colleagues and patients for providing a high level of care with a unique sense of compassion. Dr. Shanin is an active member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Association and New York State Dental Association. He currently resides in Long Island with his wife and four children.

Dr Shanin’s professional certifications and affiliations include:

  • American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations:
    • Long Island Jewish Hospital
  • Professional Memberships:
    • Diplomate, American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
    • Fellow, American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
    • New York State Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
    • American Dental Association