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Jed M. Best, DDS, MS, &

Jerry Ashrafi, DMD, MA PLLC

Our mission at Jed M. Best, DDS, MS, & Jerry Ashrafi, DMD, MA PLLC is to help children establish a strong foundation for a lifetime of good oral health.

Office Hours

monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
wednesday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
thursday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
saturday (Occasional) 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

You can rest assured that your child's smile is in the best of hands at the Manhattan pediatric dental office of Jed M. Best, DDS, MS, & Jerry Ashrafi, DMD, MA PLLC. As skilled and experienced specialists, they provide the gentle, compassionate care required to address the dental needs of children from infancy through adolescence.

Serving all your child's dental needs

Whether it's your little one's first visit to the dentist, a routine checkup, your child has special needs, or prompt treatment for a dental emergency is required, the Upper Westside pediatric dental office of Dr. Best and Dr. Ashrafi provides the highest quality of care.

Your child's care and comfort are our top priorities

Our professional team and staff are sensitive to the unique needs of every child. And, our kid-friendly office is designed to help make every trip to the dentist a more comfortable, positive, and engaging experience!

Jed M. Best, DDS, MS

Dr. Jed M. Best earned his dental degree from Case Western University and completed a pediatric dental residency at the University of Minnesota. He is an author, lecturer, a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and is on the faculty of Columbia University’s College of Dental Medicine, Case School of Dental Medicine and NYU.

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Jerry Ashrafi, DMD

Dr. Jerry Ashrafi graduated from the Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, and completed his specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at LIJ’s Cohen Children’s Medical Center in Long Island.

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See what parents are saying about our practice

My two daughters have been visiting Jed Best's practice since they were barely old enough to hold a toothbrush. They are now 15 and 18, respectively, and neither has had a cavity in all that time. Dr. Best has overseen their care with diligence, humor and professionalism, which is evident in all of the staff in the practice. I highly recommend this practice if you want no-nonsense, high-quality care, provided by professionals who take the time to get to know their patients and to listen to their concerns.

Anne O. review stars

I can't imagine a better pediatric dentist than Jed Best. So kind, so generous hearted, so skilled and supportive. My toddler has needed a lot of attention and follow up after breaking his tooth and Dr. Best has simply been the best! High integrity, very kid friendly, warm and excellent service...

Zohara T. review stars

Dr. Best and staff are amazing, caring and attentive. Our son was made to feel relaxed while examined and everyone does their best to make the experience a pleasant one with toys, games etc. I would highly recommend the office of Drs. Best and Ashrafi.

Paul L. review stars

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