meet the doctor

Dr. Nancy Ekelman is a specialist in Periodontics and Dental Implantology. Her practice focuses on the treatment of periodontal disease, ranging from reconstructive periodontal plastic surgery and bone regeneration to restoration of periodontal health.

Dr. Ekelman, a native New Yorker, graduated from Barnard College of Columbia University with a major in Biology. She earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry in 1988. She then completed her hospital residency at the VA Hospital in Albany, NY. Dr. Ekelman received her postdoctoral speciality certificate in periodontics from Boston University School of Dental Medicine. After completing her periodontal residency, Dr. Ekelman established her private practice in 1991. Dr. Ekelman has been an Associate Professor at New York City College of Technology (CUNY), Department of Dental Hygiene since 1993.

Dr. Ekelman has taken many continuing education courses to enhance her surgical skills, as well as keep abreast of innovation and technology in the field of periodontics and implantology. She is an active member of the following professional organizations:

American Dental Association
American Academy of Periodontology
Northeastern Society of Periodontics
First District Dental Society
Boston University Dental Study Club

Dr. Ekelman is an avid cyclist, tennis player and skier. She has travelled the world extensively.