Dr. Howard Leifer


Dr. Howard M Leifer received his DDS from the New York University College of Dentistry in 1972. Before joining the practice in 1974, he completed a two year residency with the United States Air Force. In addition, Dr. Leifer has completed over 1,500 hours of advanced dental education courses, to keep up with the latest techniques and technologies in dental and oral healthcare.

Dr. Leifer is a life member of the American Dental Association and also belongs to the Academy of General Dentistry, the Dental Society of the State of New York, the Third District Dental Association, Ulster Greene Dental Study Club, and served for 30 years as Chairman of the Peer Review Committee for Greene, Ulster, and Columbia Counties.

Dr. Leifer specializes in all phases of family dentistry and constantly strives to deliver the most advanced, comfortable, and long-lasting dentistry to all patients.

Dr. Leifer grew up in Brooklyn, NY and currently lives in the Hudson Valley with his wife Ellen. Together they have four children and six grandchildren. In his spare time, he enjoys golf, skiing, and spending time with his family. He has also been a member of the American Cancer Society of Greene County and the Rotary Club of Catskill.