Dr. Charles Larsen
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Charles D. Larsen, who has provided care for many years to children
from underserved communities, has been appointed a Clinical Assistant
Professor of Pediatric Dentistry and one of the dentists supervising
care on the Smiling Faces, Going Places mobile dental van. Dr. Larsen
served most recently as Chief Attending Pediatric Dentist at Lincoln
Hospital in the Bronx and as an Attending Pediatric Dentist at the
St. Barnabas Hospital Faculty Practice and Pediatric Dentistry Residency
Program, also in the Bronx.
Dr. Larsen earned a DMD degree from the University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine and an MS degree in nutrition and human
physiology from Drexel University/ Hahnemann University Hospital.
He also completed a pediatric dental residency at Temple University
Before moving to New York, Dr. Larsen was a volunteer dentist at
Head Start Centers in Philadelphia. In addition to his NYUCD appointment,
he continues to provide care at a Children's Aid Society pediatric
dental clinic at P.S. 8 in Harlem.