Dr. Boris Arbitman has been providing high quality orthodontic care and creating beautiful smiles in Queens, NY and surrounding areas since 2005.
Having grown up in Forest Hills, Queens he graduated from Forest Hills High School and went on to attend college at the University of Michigan from 1993-1997 where he majored in Psychology. After graduating with high honors, he returned to the Northeast and received his dental training at the New York University College of Dentistry, from which he graduated in 2001 with honors. Upon completion of his D.D.S. degree, Dr. Arbitman furthered his training and experience in advanced dentistry and prosthetics at Long Island College Hospital and St. Barnabas Hospital where he served as Chief Resident. After completing his general practice residency training, he moved down South to Florida’s “First Coast” and completed his Advanced post graduate training in Orthodontics at the Jacksonville University - School of Orthodontics graduating with a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. Dr. Arbitman was selected as the chief resident of his orthodontic class both years in Jacksonville. Upon Graduating from his Orthodontic program in 2005- Dr. Arbitman decided to leave the Sunshine State behind to return home to settle in New York.
Dr. Arbitman is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association and the Northeastern Society of Orthodontists. Additionally he is an active member of the board of the New York State Society of Orthodontists, and the Queens County Dental Society where he has served as the editor of their publication since 2007 as well as the chairman for the children’s dental health committee.
In addition to private practice, Dr. Arbitman enjoys teaching and has been involved in the training of orthodontic residents through his staff appointment as an attending in the Department of Orthodontics at St. Barnabas Hospital.
Outside the office, Dr. Arbitman enjoys spending time with his wife Jennifer- and their 3 daughters Leah, Shaina, & Rebecca. In his spare time, he enjoys playing basketball, biking, skiing, and of course rooting for his favorite hometown team- The Mets! As well as cheering on his alma mater – the Michigan Wolverines basketball & football teams (Go Blue!!)