Diplomate American Board of Prosthodontics

EDUCATION: Dr. Ferencz is an alumnus of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and received his dental degree and post graduate specialty certification in Prosthodontics from the New York University College of Dentistry.

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS: Dr. Ferencz is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and Clinical Professor of Prosthodontics and Occlusion in the Department of Advanced Education in Prosthodontics at the New York University College of Dentistry, where he has taught since 1972, and is Adjunct Professor of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine since 2014.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS: Dr. Ferencz is a founding member of the International Academy of Digital Dental Medicine.  He is also a member of the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, the American College of Dentists, the New York Academy of Dentistry, and the American Dental Association. He is a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics, the American College of Dentists, the Academy of Prosthodontics, and the Northeastern Gnathological Society. Dr. Ferencz has served as President of the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics, President of the Northeastern Gnathological Society, and President of the American College of Prosthodontists.

LITERATURE: A frequent contributor to the dental literature, Dr. Ferencz co-edited the textbook “High-Strength Ceramics” published by Quintessence in 2015 and has written journal articles and textbook chapters, as well as served on the editorial board of the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.

LECTURES: Dr. Ferencz has given over 400 invited lectures and presentations to dentists and post-graduate dental students throughout the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.

AWARDS: Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics Distinguished Lecturer Award, 2011, American College of Prosthodontists Distinguished Lecturer Award, 2010, Greater NY Academy of Prosthodontics Achievement Award, 2007, NYU College of Dentistry David B. Kriser Medal, 2006, American College of Prosthodontists Presidents Award, 2006.

RESEARCH: Has completed the clinical research of clinical applications of zirconia based ceramics, complete dentures, and implant prosthetics.