Dr. Rickerby graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Dental School, in 1987. His post-doctoral education includes a two-year, full-mouth rehabilitation mini-residency at New York University College of Dentistry, completed in 1998, and further studies of the management of TMJ problems and occlusal correction. This unique concentration allows Dr. Rickerby to competently handle the most complex dental reconstruction cases that require multi-pronged treatment, as well as address the simplest dental problem.
Dr. Rickerby has remained current with new technologies in dentistry through his post-doctoral studies and by attending at least four update courses per year. He has applied these methods in private practice and alongside the finest dental specialists for the past 25 years.
In addition to leading this private practice team, Dr. Rickerby is currently an assistant professor at NYU’s School of Dentistry. NYU School of Dentistry LogoHe has been a member of the American Academy of General Dentistry, National Dental Association, Commonwealth Dental Society, and the New Jersey Dental Association since 1987, and he is a member of the International Society of Police Surgeons.
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