Ahmad Chaudhry



Dr. Chaudhry attended Harvard School of Dental Medicine. He continued his education with a six year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency and completed Medical School at the State University at Stony Brook in New York. Apart from learning all the classic oral surgery techniques, Dr. Chaudhry keeps abreast of the latest developments in his field. He has published in peer reviewed oral surgery journals and regularly attends oral surgery and implant conferences. He also lectures on these topics and leads a dental implant study club. Patients regularly praise him for his comfortable demeanor and making them feel at ease.

Education

Dr. Chaudhry graduated from Harvard School of Dental Medicine with Honors. He was among one of the first classes to graduate in the new Problem-based curriculum. At graduation he was honored by his classmates and elected to be the Graduation Class Speaker. He was awarded the prestigious Samuel and Ida Gelfand Scholarship while at Harvard. He conducted international research with a grant from Harvard Medical School.

After graduating from Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Chaudhry was accepted into a dual degree Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and SUNY Stony Brook in New York. He completed an oral surgery internship, anesthesia training, general surgery internship, and became the Chief Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Chaudhry obtained his MD degree from SUNY Stony Brook.

Experience

After finishing his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency, Dr. Chaudhry went into private practice in Manhattan, New York . He has placed over 1,000 dental implants and performed hundreds of bone grafting procedures. His wisdom teeth extraction with IV sedation procedures are too many to count. He regularly attends conferences on the latest advances in his field. He has published in peer-reviewed journals on the topics of facial pain and effects of certain medicines on jaw bones. He takes pride in his pursuit of life long learning.

Recreation

Dr. Chaudhry strongly believes giving back to society. He was an active member of the Donated Dental Services program while in private practice in New York City, providing free care to the elderly and special needs patients.

Dr. Chaudhry works closely with Humanity First USA, a non-profit organization working to help with disaster relief and humanitarian work around the world. He travelled to Ghana, Africa on a surgical mission in 2009. In 2013, he spent time in Guatemala providing free dental care to hundreds of needy people and teaching college students who accompanied him on the mission.

In 2008, he travelled to Ecuador. He provided care in the middle of the rainforest to indignous people.

All these trips solidify in his mind the importance of giving back and being truly thankful for all that we have.

Humanity

Dr. Chaudhry lives in Bethlehem and enjoys photography, tennis and golf. He has a passion for videography and has utilized his talent for helping non-profit organizations. Below are some of the videos he has edited and narrated for Humanity First USA. They have been shown at various charity events for the organization.


Ghana 2009


Hurricane Sandy 2012


Guatemala 2011


Ghana 2009