Dr. Elliot Ledner graduated magna cum laude
with honors in biology from Brandeis University in 1980. In
1984 he received his Doctorate in Dental Surgery with a minor
in periodontics from the University of Buffalo. Dr. Ledner
practiced dentistry from 1984-1986 in the Buffalo area while
his wife, Dr. Janet Zaiff, completed her dental studies. In
1986 Dr. Ledner and Dr. Zaiff began practicing dentistry in
the Yorktown area. Dr. Ledner is an Associate Fellow of the
World Clinical Laser Institute.
Dr. Ledner enjoys all aspects of dentistry, especially cosmetic
and implant dentistry. He has taken many continuing education
courses over the years. Most recently he has completed a three
day laser dentistry symposium. He is a member of the American
Dental Association, the New York State Dental Association,
the Westchester Academy of Restorative Dentistry, the Ninth
District Dental Society, the American Academy of Cosmetic
Dentistry, the New Yorktown Chamber of Commerce, and the Yorktown
Lions Club. Dr. Ledner is also an associate fellow of the
World Clinical Laser Institute He is a past president of Alpha
Chapter of Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity and is a member of
the prestigious Pierre
Dr. Ledner is involved with the Give Back A Smile Program
in the Yorktown area. Many survivors of domestic violence
receive facial trauma, including dental related injuries,
and are not financially able to have these injuries restored
to normalcy. Through Give Back A Smile, Dr. Ledner restores
the smile of individuals who have sustained dental injuries
due to domestic abuse.
Dr. Ledner and Dr. Zaiff have lived in Northern Westchester
since 1986. They have three children. As a family, they enjoy
biking, hiking, skiing, and playing tennis.
Dr. Janet Zaiff graduated cum laude in Biology
and Economics from the University of Rochester in 1982. She
received her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University
of Buffalo in 1986.
Dr. Zaiff has been practicing dentistry in the Yorktown area
since 1986 with her husband, Dr. Elliot Ledner. She is also
a clinical assistant professor at New York University Dental
School. Dr. Zaiff is on the board of directors of the Westchester
Academy of Restorative Dentistry. She enjoys all aspects of
dentistry, especially cosmetic dentistry and pediatric dentistry.
Dr. Zaiff has taken many continuing education courses over
the years. Her affiliation with New York University Dental
School has helped her keep abreast with the latest advances
in dentistry. Dr. Zaiff is a member of the American Dental
Association, the New York State Dental Association, the Westchester
Academy of Restorative Dentistry, the Ninth District Dental
Society, and the New Yorktown Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Zaiff
is an Associate Fellow of the World Clinical Laser Institute.
Dr. Zaiff and her husband have three children and have lived
in Northern Westchester since 1986. She enjoys tennis, jogging,
skiing, biking, and hiking.
Dr. John Karle graduated from Ohio Wesleyan in 1963 with
a B.A. He completed his dental school studies at the University
of Pennsylvania in 1970. Dr. Karle completed his orthodontic
training at Colombia University School of Orthodontics in
Dr. Karle is a member of the New York County Dental Society,
the American Dental Association, and the New York State Dental
Association. He is a board certified orthodontist and has
been practicing orthodontics in the Yorktown area since 1984.
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