Meet Your Edison Dentist
Steven J. Resnick, DDS, FAES
Dr. Steven Resnick graduated from New York University College of Dentistry. For his superior achievements, he was elected to Omicron Kappa Upsilon and the National Dental Honor Society; he was also presented with the Mosby Scholarship Award. He then completed an intensive general practice residency program at Goldwater Memorial Hospital in New York City. In addition to his residency, Dr. Resnick trained in oral surgery at Bellevue Hospital in New York City and in pediatric dentistry at the Rose Kennedy Center for Exceptional Children in the Bronx.
Dr. Resnick is currently an Associate Clinical Professor at the New York University College of Dentistry in the Department of Cardiology and Comprehensive Care. He serves as a Group Practice Director within that department and is responsible for the educational progress of his students as well as running a Dental Care Center comprised of over 50 students and over 15 faculty members. Dr. Resnick is also a founder of the New York University College of Dentistry Program For Survivors of Torture, which provides comprehensive dental services for patients from all over the world who have been tortured by their governments and have come to America to seek political asylum. For his outstanding dedication and commitment to the student body, he has been awarded a Certificate of Appreciation from the NYU student council four times and the Ira R. Studley Humanitarian Award. He has published articles on esthetic onlays and is currently researching tooth whitening systems and shade matching devices.
Dr. Resnick has presented his successful concepts in dental education for the past four years at the annual meeting of the American Dental Educators Association (ADEA).
For his advanced work in the field of root canal therapy, Dr. Resnick has been awarded the status of Fellowship in the American Endodontic Society. He is a Founding Member and a Fellowship Member of the International Dental Health Foundation and has also served as its Chairman of the Board. He has lectured nationally about the non-surgical treatment of gum disease, and his written explanations of the causes and available treatments for these diseases can be found in dental offices across the country.
Dr. Resnick is also a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and has served on its Board of Directors. He is a Founding Member of the Association for Contemporary Dental Education and presently serves on its continuing education committee. He is also a Certified Clinical Researcher for the PEARL Network, which is a collaboration of academic researchers and experienced clinicians who have teamed together to gather data and uncover scientific truths pertaining to many of the current controversies in dentistry.
Dr. Resnick is a product evaluator and consultant to major dental manufacturing companies in the fields of restorative dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and periodontics. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association the American Dental Educators Association, and the New Jersey Foundation of Dentistry for the Handicapped. His membership in the American Academy of Sports Dentistry allows Dr. Resnick to merge his passions for both athletics and dentistry and also involves him in the prevention and treatment of sports-related oral and dental injuries.
Dr. Resnick and his wife Sherrie have three children named A.J., Alison, and Jillian. They are also the proud grandparents of Sadie Rose and Charlotte Pearl.