Dr. Garfinkle received his DMD from Harvard School of Dental Medicine and his MS and Orthodontic Certificate from the University of Kentucky. Dr. Garfinkle then accepted a fellowship in Craniofacial & Special Needs Orthodontics at the New York University Medical Center Institute of reconstructive Plastic Surgery.
Teaching and Professional Affiliations
Dr. Garfinkle has a primary appointment with the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and a secondary appointment as an Assistant Professor in the department of Orthodontics. He is the Director of Craniofacial Orthodontics. Dr. Garfinkle is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and a reviewer for the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, the Angle Orthodontist, and the Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Journal.
Use of skeletal anchorage devices and the management of craniofacial anomalies.