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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 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Practice has been in existence since 1990 with the philosophy that "WE TREAT YOUR CHILD AS IF THEY WERE OUR OWN." We will not recommend any treatment that we would not advocate for our children or grandchildren.

Our primary asset is our talented and friendly staff.

Our staff has been with the Practice for many years — some, even from our very first day in November 1990.

We strive to make your child's appointment as comfortable and enjoyable as possible in the relaxed environment that we have created.

We strive to cultivate a relationship with each of our patients, which not only ensures better children's dental care but also turns a visit to the dentist into a visit between friends. Besides, we also try not to neglect our parents or caregivers as you are an integral component of a positive dental experience and a healthy mouth.

From the moment you walk in our door, our team will lead you through your appointment. Our staff and the doctors will answer any questions and making sure you and your child have a happy and memorable experience.

We are available Monday through Friday and two Saturdays a month.

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 is originally from Rochester, NY. Dr. Jerry graduated from the Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, and completed his specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at Northwell Health 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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