Sheldon Bernick

DDS

Hometown

Philadelphia

Education (college, degree)

University of Minnesota - BS and DDS. Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Academy of Dentistry for Persons with Disabilities (Special Care Dentistry) American Dental Assn., Pennsylvania Dental Assn., Philadelphia County Dental Assn. Pennsylvania Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Professional Achievements

Past President of the Academy of Dentistry for Persons with Disabilities, Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Personal Victories

Received the “Album Award” - Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, “Harold Berk Award” Academy of Dentistry for Persons with Disabilities

What do you love most about being a pediatric dentist?

It keeps me Young and engaged with young families. I know I can make a difference in their children’s oral health. I also have a very special interest in the oral health care of persons ( and children) with disabilities.

What do you love most about being a part of Pediatric Dental Associates?

The high regard for professional ethics in all aspects of practice.

How do you approach pediatric dentistry?

From the fact that there is a child attached to the tooth and mouth.

If you weren’t a pediatric dentist you’d be?

Ship’s captain.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Chase my wife and travel and when not doing that I volunteer at the Franklin Institute and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.