Dr. Evan Chafitz
Evan Chafitz, D.M.D. was raised in Queens, NYC, graduated from the Bronx High School of Science in 1983, and received his Bachelors of science in biology from SUNY at Albany in 1987 graduating Cum laude. Dr. Chafitz received his DMD degree in 1991 from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Immediately following graduation from Dental school he entered the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery program at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York Medical College in NYC. Dr. Chafitz completed his residency in 1995 and entered private practice.
Due to his interest in educational training, and his clinical and academic skills, Dr. Chafitz was asked to remain on the teaching staff at Metropolitan Hospital Center following the completion of his residency. Subsequent to this he has expanded his responsibilities at the New York Medical College, achieving the level of assistant professor.
He is the former section chief at both Metropolitan Hospital Center in NYC and Our Lady of Mercy in the Bronx. Dr. Chafitz is also the former associate program director of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at New York Medical College. He still maintains an appointment at NY medical college and frequently lectures to the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgical residents.
Dr. Chafitz’ training provided extensive experience in all aspects of oral surgery including bone grafting, implants and anesthesia. Dr. Chafitz is a Board Certified Surgeon, a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and a fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Chafitz’ practice has evolved into a full scope office based practice with a particular focus on Dental implants, bone grafting, and Cat scan guided surgeries. He prides himself on his merging of years of surgical experience, his thirst for continued knowledge, and his ability to incorporate cutting edge technology in his treatment of surgical patients.
Dr. Chafitz has lived near to the office for the past 11 years which has afforded him the opportunity to be available to his patients at all times. He still finds time to be active in his community and spends a great deal of time with his family enjoying golf, watching sports and pursuing his love of classic cars.