How to Make an Appointment

If you want routine dental care such as cleaning, fillings, whitening or a tooth removed.
Phone the Call Center at (888) 700-6623.
You will be directed to the location most convenient for you. 

  • The location to which you are directed may depend on your dental insurance or managed care plan since you need to be treated by a participating doctor.
  • The location may also depend on your specific dental need. Not all dental specialties are available at all locations.
If you want a free dental implant consult.
Call us at (718) 920-2043
Email us at nbergrot@montefiore.org 

  • Include your name, home, work and cell phone numbers.
  • We usually schedule consults first thing in the morning, late afternoon or on Saturdays.
  • Please let us know what days and times are most convenient for you.
If you child has been assigned to Montefiore for orthodontia (braces).
Please call (888) 700-6623.
If you want your child seen by a pediatric dentist.
Click on Locations and Hours for more information on clinic locations and hours. 

Use the phone numbers provided to make an appointment at the clinic most convenient for you.

  • In some cases, you may be directed to a different clinic because your child needs to be seen by a specialist or a doctor who does not practice at the facility you selected.
To find out if we accept your insurance or participate in your managed care plan.
Phone the Call Center at (888) 700-6623
To make an appointment for a patient with medical or physical disabilities.
Phone the Call Center at (888) 700-6623 and explain that you need an appointment for a needs patient. 

Our doctors are trained to provide care for patients with medical or physical disabilities.

In many cases we can provide treatment in the operating room.

If you have an emergency and need to be seen today.
Click on Dental Emergency then locate the section that describes your problem and follow the instructions provided there.

Appointments: Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get care close to home or work?
Click on Locations and Hours to find a convenient location.
Use the phone number provided to make an appointment.
Do you have evening or weekend appointments?
Yes, ask about evening and weekend appointments when you call for your appointment.
Click on Locations and Hours to find the hours for the location where you receive care.
Can I request an appointment with a specific doctor?
Yes, if you know the location where the doctor practices, Click on Locations and Hours to find the phone number. 

Many of our doctors practice at more than one location. If you don’t know where the doctor practices, phone the Call Center at (888) 700-6623.

The front desk or Call Center personnel will assist you in getting an appointment with that doctor.

Can I request an appointment with a specialist?
Yes, you may request care from a dental specialist.
However, many dental insurance policies and managed care plans require a preliminary exam by a general dentist. 

  • Phone the Call Center at (888) 700-6623
  • You will be directed to the Dental Clinic most convenient for you.
  • That doctor will assist you in identifying the appropriate treatment and the appropriate doctor.
What if I have a question about my bill?
Click on Locations and Hours to find the phone number for the front desk at the location where you received care. 

If you need additional assistance, click on Contact Us and phone or email the Department Administrator.

What if I have a question for the doctor who is already treating me?
Click on Locations and Hours to find the phone number for the front desk at the location where you received care. 

Leave a message for the doctor to return your call. Please tell the person taking your call if you have an emergency.

Most of our doctors see patients throughout the day and sometimes into the evening. Please provide phone numbers where you can be reached both at night and during the day.

Can I complete registration forms online?
You can download a copy of the patient registration form by Clicking Here

You can complete the form at home, making sure you have all the required information. Then bring the completed form when you come for your visit.

Montefiore Medical Center will soon have a secure system for communicating with your doctors and completing your forms. When it is ready, you will be able to complete forms online and all your doctors will be able to see your information.

Please note: The above patient registration form is in Adobe® PDF format. It requires Adobe Reader to be viewed. If you do not have Adobe Reader, you can download it for free by clicking here.

How do I cancel or change an appointment?
Click on Locations and Hours to find the phone number for the front desk at the location where you are scheduled to receive care.
Please phone as soon as you know that you need to cancel or change your appointment. 

At this time we do not have a way for you to contact us after clinic hours.