Dr. Simon Cheirif, DDS

Dr. Simon Cheirif, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry  ·  

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Dr. Simon Cheirif, DDS is a pediatric dentistry practitioner in Forest Hills, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He practices pediatric dentistry.Read his story

Simon Cheirif DDS, PC

10460 Queens Blvd Ste B

Forest Hills, NY 11375
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Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian

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Dr. Cheirif's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cheirif "Dr. Simon Cheirif founded Kids Only Dental. Since those early days we have grown tremendously. Dr. Cheirif was born in Mexico City where he attended the Autonomous University of Mexico Dental School, graduating cum laude and Valedictorian of his class in 1981. He was awarded the Lincoln-Juarez scholarship, which allowed him to complete a two-year residency in pediatric dentistry at New York University Dental School as well as his Doctorate of Dental Sciences from the same. Dr. Cheirif has been an Associate Clinical Professor at New York University for over ten years, an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at New York University Medical Center, and a pediatric dental consultant at the Institution for Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at NYU Medical Center. He has also authored several scientific publications and lectured nationally and internationally in several subjects in pediatric dentistry. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cheirif "Welcome to Kids Only Dental, where Dr. Simon Cheirif , Dr. Angie Chin, Dr. Thalia Sing, Dr Lauren Feldman, and Dr Ronald Kosinski are committed to your child's smile. Our entire staff is dedicated to providing your child with the individualized, gentle care that they deserve. From the arrival of your baby's first tooth, to restorations, Kids Only Dental is able to treat all stages of your child's dental health and growth.

We are a "kids only" dental practice devoted to maintaining the natural beauty of your child's smile. To achieve a positive experience, we treat our patients as special individuals. We understand how uneasy some patients, especially children, may feel about their dental visits and have special training in providing a relaxing experience.  "

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1  Practice Areas

  • Pediatric Dentistry

11  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Teething
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

9  Procedures

  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Autonomous University Of Mexico Dental School
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • New York University / College Of Dentistry/ Pediatric Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Am. Academy Of Pediatrics Dentistry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cheirif has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cheirif has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Academy of Straight Wire and Functional Orthodontics, Member
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Diplomate
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Member
  • American Cleft Lip and Palate Association, Member
  • American Dental Association, Member
  • American Society of Dentistry for Children, Member
  • Mexican Dental Association, Member
  • Nassau County Dental Association, Member
  • New York State Association of Pediatric Dentistry, Member
  • Spanish American Medical Dental Society of New York, Member

Dr. Cheirif's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheirif to family and friends
211 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (211)

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Dr. Cheirif's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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