A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Al is a highly skilled dentist serving the Dallas, North Richland Hill Hurst, Keller, Colleyville, Southlake and surrounding areas. In addition to his dental school training and accolades, most recently, Dr. Al was recognized as a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD) for his commitment to continued education and Top clinical care. This prestigious award has only been achieved by 8% of dentist in Texas who have completed over 500 additional continued education hours and have taken a rigorous examination.
At Gallery Dental, Dr. Al is dedicated to providing high quality dental care to patients with his signature compassionate, caring and understanding style.
After graduating from Dental School, Dr. Al completed his General Practice Residency at Montefiore Medical Hospital in New York City, one of the busiest and most diverse hospitals in the nation. At Montefiore, Dr. Al had an opportunity to learn and treat a wide variety of oral health clinical presentations that most general dentists are not exposed to, yet again, expanding his knowledge and skills to a very specialized level and top care standards aligned with the latest technology and clinical research.
As an Ivy League dentist from one of the Top Dental Schools in the US, Dr. Al possesses an extraordinary insight and clinical skills, particularly in areas of reconstructive and cosmetic general dentistry that set him apart from most dentists. His knowledge and expertise, attention to detail, compassion and excellent chairside manners have gained him the honor of having been selected by even some of his own highly trained faculty as their dentist of choice.
A member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Fort Worth District Dental Association, and a firm believer of technology and continued education, Dr. Al strives to complete as many continued education courses, seminars and clinical workshops as possible to keep up with the latest in the dental field and provide his patients with the most comprehensive advanced dental care.
In 2014, Dr. Al moved from New York along with his wife, Ruth, to Texas. They have made the Lone Star State their home. Dr. Al likes to spend his free time watching baseball, playing tennis and soccer. He enjoys painting and drawing and is an artist at heart. Gallery Dental was born from his desire to turn every smile into a work of art.
In November 2016, Dr. Al and Ruth were blessed with their baby boy Ari!