Dr. Mendel Markowitz, DDS

Dr. Mendel Markowitz, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mendel Markowitz, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Clifton, NJ and has been practicing for 31 years. He practices dentistry and oral & maxillofacial surgery.Read his story

Clifton Center for Oral Surgery and Jaw Reconstruction

905 Allwood Rd Ste 202

Clifton, NJ 07012
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • DenteMax
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Markowitz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Markowitz "Dr. Mendel Markowitz was born in Larochelle, France. He attended Yeshiva University in New York and following graduation he attended Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery. After earning his DDS degree, Dr. Markowitz completed a General Practice Residency at the East Orange V. A. Hospital in New Jersey, a full year anesthesia residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York and a four year residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Woodhull Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Markowitz attained his board certification in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 1996 and was recertified in 2004. He is currently the medical director of the Health and Humanitarian Aid Foundation, an organization that provides pro bono surgical care locally, as well as internationally. Dr. Markowitz has performed cleft lip and palate corrective surgery as well as extensive tumor surgery and facial trauma reconstructive procedures in South America and Africa. Dr. Markowitz is well known for his role as the facial trauma consultant for the New York Rangers NHL team."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Markowitz "At our office we care for patients as if they were our family. The caring begins with the first phone call to our office all the way through the procedure performed and through the follow-up visit."

2  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

6  Conditions Treated

  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Palate
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Sleep Apnea

19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Yeshiva University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Columbia University School Of Dental and Oral Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • East Orange V.A. Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Woodhull Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Markowitz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Markowitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Markowitz to family and friends
41 total reviews (23 have comments)

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Dr. Markowitz's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

Our experience with Dr. Markowitz was amazing. He removed all 4 of my son's wisdom in less than an hour! My son did not feel any discomfort or pain during the process, and was able to get up right after the surgical procedure and function well without any assistance. The healing process was...more
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I can't find enough good words to thank Dr. Markowitz and his stuff ! They practically saved my son's life when he came for the emergency visit with the misdiagnosed by other dentists infection.
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Had 4 wisdom tooth take out and it was quick and painless procedure. It was over within 1 hour. Would recommend!
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ive been a patient of Dr. Markowitz for 20+ years. He and his staff have always been phenomenal professionals who are highly experienced, kind, and compassionate.
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Dr Markowitz was very gentle and very good at removing my teeth. I would recommend his and his staff!
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