Edward K. Swain, Jr., DMD
Dr. Edward K. Swain, Jr. is a Maxillofacial and Oral Surgeon in NYC with over 40 years experience in all facets of the specialty. Kerry earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated first in his class. At Penn he was elected to the Matthew B. Cryer Honor Society, as well as to the national dental honor society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He also received the Alpha Omega Award in Medicine.
Kerry completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency training at The Roosevelt Hospital in New York City, which included four months’ experience at Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead, England. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and a Diplomate of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He is certified in Basic Life Support as well as Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. His exemplary years of experience make Dr. Swain the ideal surgeon for any of your oral and maxillofacial needs including any dental emergency you may have in the NYC metro area.
Dr. Swain holds the rank of Assistant Professor at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, where he plays an active role in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental General Practice Residency programs. He is also an Attending Surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital where he was the Director of the Dental General Practice Residency program from 1989 through 1998. He is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists and a Fellow of the New York Academy of Dentistry.
Dr. Swain is a national Delegate of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and is a Past-President of the New York State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Kerry grew up on Long Island and lives now in Englewood, New Jersey with his wife Caryl. Kerry and Caryl are volunteer puppy raisers for Canine Companions for Independence, raising puppies which go on to be trained as service dogs for handicapped individuals. Kerry also enjoys fishing, bicycling, snowboarding and platform tennis. Their son Philip is an architect in New York ( Philip designed our Park Avenue office! ) and their daughter Laura also lives in New York with her husband Matthew and their son Jaden and daughter Alia.