Section of Adult Dentistry

Chair

James Winston Benfield Associate Professor of Clinical Operative Dentistry
P&S Bos 20, United States
+1 212 305 9898

The Section of Adult Dentistry is composed of the Division of Operative Dentistry and the Division of Prosthodontics. The Section, through the Divisions, has responsibility for the preclinical and clinical programs in restorative dentistry, the Advanced Education in General Dentistry (A.E.G.D.) program and the Postdoctoral Program in Prosthodontics.

The goal of the Section of Adult Dentistry is to assist the College of Dental Medicine in realizing the success of its mission to provide a stimulating environment for the education of competent general dentists and specialists as well as the development of future leaders of the profession in education, research and organized dentistry. We are also committed to providing for high quality, patient centered, comprehensive care delivery systems for the community we serve.

Richard M. Lichtenthal D.D.S., Chairman, Section of Adult Dentistry
212 305 9898
PH 7 East Room 216
rml1@columbia.edu

Steven Harris, Administrator
212 305 7069
PH7 East Room 121
sh298@columbia.edu

The goal of the Division of Operative Dentistry is to provide preclinical and clinical instruction to predoctoral and...
The goal of the Division of Prosthodontics is to provide preclinical and clinical instruction to predoctoral and...
Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) Program Information Applications must be completed online-Apply...