Our Dentists

Dr. Doreen V. Amen

Dr. Doreen Amen is a graduate of Boston University College of Liberal Arts with a BA degree in psychology and New York University College of Dentistry earning a D.D.S. degree. She spent several years of pre and post graduate residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston Childrens Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts as well as Maimonides Hospital, Kings County Hospital and Brookdale Hospital in Brooklyn, New York.

Working her way up the ladder by treating medically compromised adults and children at the Terence Cardinal Cooke Health Center as well as serving on board the Floating Hospital for six years. During this period she worked in Gramercy Park, Manhattan as the main "Cosmetic Dentist" in a group of 12 Dentists where she still practices part-time.

As a published author, Dr. Doreen Amen is an attending doctor at Methodist Hospital in Park Slope, Brooklyn where she teaches Pediatric Dentistry.

She also serves as New York State President of her Dental Fraternity Alumni and has earned  prestigious Fellowships in both the International College of Dentists and the Long Island Academy of Odontology.

Dr. Amen is an active member in the following organizations:

  • American Dental Association
  • International College of Dentists
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Second District Dental Society
  • Italian Dental Society
  • Bay Ridge Dental Society
  • Bay Ridge Professional Women's Club
  • Long Island Academy of Odontology
  • The Xi Psi Phi Dental Fraternity

She was first introduced to dentistry by working in her father's office at the age of 12 and has worked with special needs children since the age of 16. Her compassionate heart led her to join DMORT (Disaster Mortuary Organized Response Team) during the aftermath of 9-11-01 where she helped identify the victims of the World Trade Center through dental DNA.

Dr. Amen merits an excellent reputation among her peers as well as her patients. She has a natural and innate ability for sincerely communicating and cooperating with people in a very down to earth style that is uniquely her own. She is a gentle, kind and caring professional and has a personality that makes her patients feel at ease and comfortable in her hands. She is an ethical practitioner and is always improving herself to better serve her patients. She has a strong moral character and is always there as a pillar of strength for others in need, not only as a doctor, but as both a mentor and friend.

Her passionate manner reveals itself in her artistic nature to create beautiful smiles.

Her eye for beauty, color and cosmetics will enhance anyone’s smile as well as a person’s esthetic facial features to make EVERY patient want to smile as they leave her care. She is truly the definition of Quality Dental Care with a Woman’s Touch.

 

Most Insurances accepted
24 hour service

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9721 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11209
718.836.7612 phone
718.836.2484 fax

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