David A. Albert, DDS

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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Dental Cleanings
  • Dental Extractions and Bone Grafts
  • Elderly Care
  • Geriatrics
  • Restorative Dentistry

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Dental Medicine (in Health Policy and Management) at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Director, Division of Community Health

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Male

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Insurance Accepted

Consumer Health Network (CHN)

  • Consumer Health Network (CHN)


  • DentaQuest

Devon Health Services

  • Devon Health Services-PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care


  • Traditional Medicare

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • New York University School of Dentistry
  • Residency: Morrisania Diagnostic and Treatment Center, Bronx



A novel approach to tobacco control for seniors using home care workers
Private Grants/Contracts

Advanced clinical training in oral health networking (ACTION)
Federal Gov Grants/Contracts

Aetna dental web content development and research agreement
Private Grants/Contracts

Cancer center support grant
Federal Gov Grants/Contracts
07/01/2014 - 06/30/2020

Center for advanced information management
NY State Gov Grants/Contracts

Developing a decision support system to promote tobacco counseling by dentists
Federal Gov Grants/Contracts

Evaluating a dental tobacco cessation system (DTCS) for post-doctoral dental trainees
Private Grants/Contracts

Evaluating the effectiveness of M118 in preventing human platelet-mediated arterial thrombosis and hemostasis
Private Grants/Contracts

Leadership training in pediatric dentistry
Federal Gov Grants/Contracts

NYSDOH preventive dental services program
Federal Gov Grants/Contracts

Postdoctoral training in general, pediatrics and public health dentistry and dental hygiene
Federal Gov Grants/Contracts

Predoctoral training in general, pediatric & public health dentistry & dental hygiene
Federal Gov Grants/Contracts

Preventive dental services program
Federal Gov Grants/Contracts

Preventive dentistry/dental sealant program
NY State Gov Grants/Contracts

Reframing the academic medical center through interprofessional effectiveness: toward justice, safety, and kindness
Private Grants/Contracts