“Dr. Joe” was raised in Long Island. He attended Grace Day School until 8th grade. He went to high school at Chaminade, which set the stage for his journey out of the local area. Dr. Joe attended Duke University, North Carolina, for his undergraduate studies.
After completing college, he came back north to the University of Connecticut for a four-year dental program from which he received his D.M.D. Dr. Joe’s formal education was completed during his stay at New York University for which he received his specialty training in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics.
Dr. Joe specializes in treating patients who require orthognathic surgery, cleft palate intervention, and temporomandibular joint disorders. He is a member of the American Orthodontic Association and serves on the staff of Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip and Long Island Jewish Medical Center.