Dr. Simon Cheirif

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Dr. Simon Cheirif founded Dental Associates for Kids Only. Since those early days, we have grown tremendously.

Dr. Cheirif was born in Mexico City where he attended the Autonomous University of Mexico Dental School graduating Cum Laude and Valedictorian of his class in 1981. Awarded the Lincoln-Juarez scholarship, he completed a two year residency in pediatric dentistry at New York University Dental School, and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from there as well.

Dr. Cheirif has authored several scientific publications and has lectured nationally and internationally in several subjects in pediatric dentistry.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Diplomate
  • Associate Member of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • New York Dental Society
  • Hispanic Medical and Dental Society of New York

Dr. Cheirif lives in Roslyn with his wife, Bonnie, and their three daughters. He is an active athlete who likes to stay in top physical shape, participating in many sports events.