Dr. Dean H. Cherpelis was born and raised in Whitestone, NY. After graduating Bayside High School, he earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Queens College, City University of New York. Dr. Cherpelis attended the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, earning his dental degree. Dr. Cherpelis has been practicing in Bayside for over 25 years. In order to stay up to date on the latest dental advances, Dr. Cherpelis has taken hundreds of hours of continuing dental education. As a result, he’s earned fellowships from several prestigious dental academies. Dr Cherpelis is:
Dr. Cherpelis is active in the various local, regional and national dental societies and a member of the ADA, AGD, NYSDA, QCDS, NYSFD, ASFO and the AAFS. Dr. Cherpelis is a Deputy Chief Forensic Dental Consultant to the Office of Chief Medical Examiner City of New York. He is a member of the Information Technology section of their Special Operations Response Team. After the attacks of September 11, 2001, Dr. Cherpelis also served as a tour commander during the World Trade Center and Flight 587 Recovery.