Meet Dr. Lynn Pierri

Highlights


Dr. Lynn Pierri

Dr. Lynn Pierri, the first female oral surgeon in Suffolk County, has over 30 years of experience placing dental implants. A graduate of the State University of New York at Stony Brook, Dr. Pierri is a Board Certified Diplomate of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a member of the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Academy of Implant Dentistry and International Congress of Oral Implantology.

Dr. Pierri has been honored multiple times by the New York State Education Department for having the most continuing educations credits of any other member annually.

Licensure & Certifications


  • Diplomate of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - 1993, Re-certified 2012
  • Northeast Regional Board of Dental Examiners - 1982
  • Joint Commission of National Dental Examinations, American Dental Association -1982
  • Suffolk Oral & Maxillofacial Ambulatory Surgery Facility
  • Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care - Certified 1999, Re-certified 2002, 2005, 2008, and 2011
  • Anesthesia Certification, New York State Department of Education - Presently
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association - Presently

Education

  • D.D.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook New York - 1982 M.D., University Health Sciences of Antigua, School of Medicine, Antigua, West Indies - 2001
  • General Dental Laboratory Technician, New York School of Mechanical Dentistry, Jamaica, New York - 1978
  • M.S., Microbiology, C.W. Post University, Greenvale, New York - 1976
  • New York State Teaching Certification, C.W. Post University, Greenvale, New York - 1976
  • B.S., M.T., Medical Technology, Health Sciences Center, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York - 1974

Postgraduate Education

  • Residency, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York University, NYC - 1982-1985
  • Fellowship, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland - 1985

Academic and Clinical Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
StateUniversity of New YorkSchool of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook, New York - 1987-2002

Lecturer and Senior Registrar
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland - 1985

Clinical Instructor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
New York University College of Dentistry, New York - 1982 - 1985

Technical Specialist, Medical Technology Program, StateUniversity of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, 1974 - 1975

Medical Technologist
Brookhaven Memorial Hospital, Brookhaven, New York 1973-1974

SmithtownGeneralHospital
Smithtown, New York

Licensure to Practice Esthetics, 2014-2017
Issued by the State of New York

Long Island Jewish HillsideMedicalCenter
Lakeville, New York - 1972-1974

Associate Attending
Brookhaven Memorial Hospital, 101 Hospital Rd, Patchogue, NY 11772, March 2012- Present

Attending Surgeon, with Full Privileges,
Community Hospital of Western Suffolk, Smithtown New York - 1986-1998

Attending Surgeon, with Full Privileges
St. John's Episcopal/St. Catherine's Hospital, Smithtown, New York - 1987-2002

Attending Surgeon with Courtesy Privileges
St. Catherine's Hospital, Smithtown, New York - Presently

Attending Surgeon with Full Privileges
JohnT.MatherHospital, Port Jefferson, New York - 1987-2000

Attending Surgeon with Full Privileges
St. CharlesHospital and RehabilitationCenter, Port Jefferson, New York - 1987-2000

Attending Surgeon with Full Privileges
State University Of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York - 1987-2002

Attending Surgeon with Full Privileges
NorthShore Surgical Center, Smithtown, New York - 1988-1998

Courtesy Privileges
Montefiore Hospital, New York City, New York - 1980-1990

Clinical Assistant Professor
SUNY at Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook, NY - September 2008 present

Publications

Bass, B.D., Andors, L. Pierri, L., Pollack J.J.

Quantitation of Hepatitis B. Viral Markers in DentalSchool Population
Journal of the American Dental Association - 1982

Chaudhry, A.P., Yamane, G.M., Salman, L., Saxon, M., Pierri, L.K.

Necrotizing Sialometaplasia of Palatal minor Salvary Glands: A Report on Two Cases, Journal of Oral Medicine, 1985

Pierri, L.K., Schneider, K.L., Super, S., Glickman, R., Salman, L., Yamane, G., Chaudhry, A.P.

An Intraosseous High-Grade Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma, The Journal of Oral Medicine - 1985

Super, S., Pierri, L.K.

Microsurgical Repair of Lingual Nerve with Sural Nerve Graft Following Excision of Neuroma
Submitted to Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Journal of American Dental Association - 1985

Vuolo, S.J., Berg, H., Pierri, L.K., Jandinski, J., Yamane, G.M., Chaudhry, A.P.

A Giant Ossifying Fibroma of the Maxillary Sinus
The Journal of Oral Medicine - 1989

Chaudhry, A.P., Cutler, J.A., Schmutz, J.A., Jr., Yamane, G.M., Pierri, L.K., and Sunderra, M.

"Development of the Hamster Submandibular Gland. II the Ductal System"

Professional Society Memberships - 1986-2011

  • NYS Society of Sleep Medicine - 2012 - Present
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - presently
  • New York State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - presently
  • American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Dental Association - presently
  • Dental Society of the State of New York - presently
  • Suffolk County Dental Society - presently
  • American Academy of Oral Medicine
  • New York Institute of Clinical Oral Pathology
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • American Association of Women Dentists
  • Stony Brook Dental Alumni Association Secretary, Vice President
  • Northeastern Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - presently
  • Long Island Women's Network
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry - presently
  • MDNY Board of Directors of MDNY, LIPH, IDPA
  • American Heart Association
  • American Trauma Society
  • International Congress of Oral Implantology (ICOI)
  • Long Island Society for Osseointegration
  • Academy of Osseointegration - presently
  • University Health Sciences of Antigua School of Dental Medicine, Class President-Alumni Liaison
  • Suffolk Ambulatory Surgery Facility, Inc., President and Founder
  • Dental Implants of Long Island, Inc., President and Founder
  • National Dental Board of Anesthesiology Diplomate
  • International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (IAOMS)
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM)
  • New York State Society of Sleep Medicine

Honors and Awards

  • Continuing Education Award, 4500 Credits, Suffolk County Dental Society - 2013
  • Continuing Education Award, 4000 Credits, Suffolk County Dental Society - 2012
  • Continuing Education Award, 3500 Credits, Suffolk County Dental Society - 2008
  • Continuing Education Award, 2500 Credits, Suffolk County Dental Society - 2002
  • TWA Flight 800 Community Service Award - 1998
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, National Representative to Congress, Washington, D.C. - 1998
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Award - 1982
  • New York Board of Oral Surgery Award - 1982
  • U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Public Health Service Award - 1982
  • National Dean's List, State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Dental Medicine - 1982
  • President and Founder of American Association of Women Dental Students, State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Dental Medicine - 1982