Our NYC Pediatric Doctors
Dr. Laura Van, Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Laura Van completed her undergraduate studies at University of Southern California and obtained her dental doctorate at University of California in Los Angeles, where she graduated with honors in pediatric dentistry. Dr. Van was recognized at school for her academic excellence, leadership skills, and promise in the pediatric dentistry field.
Dedicated to providing compassionate and quality dental care for children, Dr. Van’s love for working with kids has always been an attribute of hers. She looks forward to impacting children on an individual basis and helping them develop healthy, lifelong oral habits.
Dr. Danielle Lombardi, Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Danielle Lombardi is proud to be a graduate of NYU, where she attended dental school as well as completed her specialty training in pediatric dentistry. Dr. Danielle strives to create only happy memories of visiting the dentist! Her passion for working with children has brought her to Park Smiles NYC Pediatrics, where she is pleased to be part of the team to provide a positive, safe and fun environment for her patients.
A native New Yorker, Dr. Danielle Lombardi was born and raised in the Bronx. She earned her BA with honors in Biology and Psychology from Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY.
Dr. Lombardi was granted the Dean’s Merit Scholarship at New York University College of Dentistry, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Through her volunteer activities and patient interactions during dental school, she realized what she had always known, that she loves working with children!
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Dr. Ruben Cohen, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Cohen is our Board Certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon. Born in France, Dr. Cohen grew up in Paris and Los Angeles. He attended Brandeis University, where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts. He then obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at New York University College of Dentistry, and completed a Post-Graduate Internship and Research Fellowship at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, in New Orleans, LA.
He subsequently finished his oral & maxillofacial surgery training at Allegheny General Hospital, in Pittsburgh, PA, where he was Chief Resident for one year. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and a Diplomate of the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology.
Dr. Roy Berenholtz, Pediatric Anesthesiologist
If you have an anxious or special needs child who requires sedation dentistry to help calm his or her nerves during their treatment, Park Smiles NYC Pediatrics is pleased to offer the services of Dr. Roy Berenholtz. One of New York City’s leading pediatric anesthesiologists, Dr. Berenholtz leads the Pediatric Anesthesia Department of Sedation Specialists of New York.
Following service in the Israeli Defense Forces, Dr. Berenholtz earned his medical degree and then completed his residency in Anesthesiology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Berenholtz subsequently completed a fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesiology at the UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, one of our nation’s leading Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship programs.