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Sidney B. Eisig, DDS

Expertise in: 
Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial, Orthognathic Surgery
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Appointments

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients: 
(212) 305-4552
New Patients: 
(212) 305-4552
Existing Patients: 
(212) 305-4552

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Credentials & Experience

Clinical Expertise

  • Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Oral Surgery
  • Dental Extractions and Bone Grafts
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Oncology
  • Dental Surgery
  • Impacted Wisdom Teeth
  • Jaw Correction
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Correction Facial Deformities
  • Craniofacial Abnormalities
  • Craniofacial Deformities
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Pathology
  • Oral Medicine
  • Oral Lesions
  • Oral Cavity Reconstruction
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
  • Pediatric Oral Surgery
  • Pediatric Cleft Surgery
  • Dental Implant Surgery
  • Jaw Anomaly
  • Correction of Facial Deformity
  • Jaw Reconstruction
  • Cleft Palate With Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip/Palate Surgery

Specialties

Education & Training

  • New York University School of Dentistry
  • Internship: Long Island College Hospital
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical System

Honors & Awards

National Biology Honor Society

Omicron Kappa Upsilon - National Dental Honor Society

Columbia University College of Dental Medicine Edward Zegarelli Teaching Award - May 2009

Fellowship in American College of Dentistry

Excellence in Teaching Award, Department of Communication Disorders, Mercy College, 2005

About Sidney Eisig

Dr. Eisig is Chief of the Hospital Dental Service at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, the George Guttmann Professor of Clinical Craniofacial Surgery and Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the hospital, and Chair of Hospital Dentistry at Columbia University’s College of Dental Medicine. He is also the Interim Director of the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.

He received his dental degree from New York University and then completed his general dental internship and residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, and New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, respectively. Dr. Eisig received additional training as the maxillofacial surgery fellow at Shock Trauma at the University of Maryland Hospital.

Dr. Eisig is the Section Editor for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of the Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Journal and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He volunteers abroad by treating patients with cleft lip and palate on Healing the Children missions to South American countries. He practices full-scope oral and maxillofacial surgery, with a particular interest in orthognathic surgery (corrective jaw surgery), craniofacial and cleft palate surgery, maxillofacial pathology and reconstruction and implant surgery, and pediatric oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Dr. Eisig's principal research interests are in stem cell cranofacial regeneration and he has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals and book chapters.

Academic Titles

  • George Gutmann Professor of Craniofacial Surgery at CUMC

Administrative Positions

  • Chair, Section of Hospital Dentistry
  • Director, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Chief of Hospital Dental Service, New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Diplomate)
American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
New York State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Dental Association
New York State Dental Society
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Fellow, American College of Dentists

Cleft Palate Foundation REsearch Grant Committee

Section Editor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Journal

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Languages

  • Spanish

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Emblem/GHI

  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

POMCO

  • POMCO

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Contact & Locations

1
622 West 168th Street
New York, New York 10032
Phone:
(212) 305-4552
Primary
2
51 West 51st Street
Suite 350
New York, New York 10019
Phone:
(212) 326-8520
Fax:
(212) 326-8555

Research

Research Interests

  • The use of new technologies in treating patients with maxillofacial deformities.

Grants

TRACKING CELLS AND BIOMATERIAL REMODELING IN TISSUE ENGINEERED BONE GRAFTS (Private)

Jul 1 2014 - Jun 30 2016

AETNA DENTAL WEB CONTENT DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH AGREEMENT (Private)

Dec 14 2006 - Dec 31 2013

AETNA DENTAL WEB CONTENT DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH AGREEMENT (Private)

Dec 14 2004 - Dec 13 2006