Dr. Sam Morhaim
Meet Our Tribeca Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Sam Morhaim is a periodontal surgeon with nearly thirty years experience, whose primary focus and expertise is performing advanced implant surgical procedures to help hispatients back to normal function. He achieves this goal by associating himself with an assembled team of specialists who share a like-minded passion in dentistry.
He earned his undergraduate dental degree from Stony Brook School Of Dental Medicine where he received numerous honors and awards including The Academy Of Dentistry For The Disabled Award, The American Association Of Endodontics Award, as well as The American Society Of Anesthesiology Award.
Upon graduating dental school at Stony Brook, his passion to help recent graduates continued when he was elected board member of The Student Alumni Association. He was pronounced Chairman of The Student Mentorship program, helping prospective dentists obtain their professional goals. Dr. Morhaim then accepted a one year residency program in general dentistry at The Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, New York which led to his choice specialty in Periodontology. He completed his specialty training at Boston University where he graduated with honors. He was the only student in the history of Boston University who attained “Fellowship” status by The International Congress Of Oral Implantologists. Recently, he was awarded the title of “Diplómate” of the same professional organization, which is an accolade only achieved by 4% of all members in over 80 countries. After graduation he became a principal owner in a multi specialty group dental practice while serving as Chairman of Implant Dentistry at Flushing Hospital Medical Center in New York.
There is another side to Dr. Morhaim ́s life, which is his strong commitment to his family and culture. As the son of two Cuban immigrants, he wrote and published a children's book that tells the story of his family’s arrival to the United States from the perspective of his older brother at the age of five. He also enjoys bike riding, kayaking, archery, attending sporting events, and spending quality time with his three children.