A native of New Jersey, Dr. Derek Faktor has a Bachelor’s degree from Rutgers College, as well as his Doctor of Dental Medicine and Master of Business Administration from Temple University. He completed his General Practice Residency at Beth Israel Hospital. Wanting to offer his patients the best care possible, Dr.Derek later furthered his education by completing the Full Mouth Reconstruction and Implant Surgical program at New York University College of Dentistry, where he trained in advanced oral reconstruction and surgical placement of dental implants. He currently serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at NYU CDE, teaching dentists in all surgical aspects of implant dentistry. Dr. Derek’s vast experience in cosmetic reconstruction and periodontal plastics, as well as his caring approach and gentle nature, has made him one of New York’s most sought-after dentists. Dr. Derek is available at FaktorDMD’s New York and Manalapan, NJ locations.