Dr. Peter Sherman

H. Peter Sherman, D.M.D.

drpsherman.jpgDr. Peter Sherman is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree from City College of New York and went on to complete his dental training at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.  Following a number of years in general practice, Dr. Sherman returned to school to receive his certificate in orthodontics from New York University College of Dentistry.  He has been practicing the specialty of orthodontics for more than 35 years.

Dr. Sherman was a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Orthodontics at NYU, where he lectured and trained future orthodontists.  He was also on staff at LIJ Medical Center in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, where he was recognized for 25 years of distinguished service.  He was also an active member in many dental associations, including the:

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Northeast Society of Orthodontists
  • New York State Society of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • New York State Dental Association
  • Nassau County Dental Society

He is also founder, past president, current program chairman and an active lecturer in the Great Neck Dental Study Club.  To remain up-to-date on the latest technologies and philosophies, Dr. Sherman continually attends seminars and lectures and has earned more than one thousand hours of continuing education credits.

Dr. Sherman has lived in Great Neck for over 40 years.  He has been married to Linda, our office manager, for over 40 years.  Together they have two children, Dr. Dave and Jessica, a first grade teacher here in the Great Neck school district.  In their spare time, the Shermans enjoy outdoor activities including snow skiing, golfing and hiking.

We are happy to report that Dr. Sherman retired from the practice after 42 years in August 2018 and that he has been enjoying his retirement ever since!