Dr. Rothman received his B.A. cum laude from the SUNY at Buffalo and his D.D.S. from NYU College of Dentistry. He completed a General Practice Residency at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Anesthesia Residency at the Medical College of Pennsylvania, and a Pediatric Dentistry Residency at Children’s Hospital/Oakland and the University of California, San Francisco. He was Director of the Pediatric Dentistry Residency program at UCSF and in 1989 assumed the Chair of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry. He left academics in 1998 to pursue a full time career in private practice.
Dr. Rothman is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is a member of Pierre Fauchard Society and the International College of Dentists and the ADA, CDA, ADSA, AAPD and the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry. He is past president of the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, the California Society of Dentistry for Children and the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry. He has also served on the boards of Support for Families of Children with Disabilities, the Dental Health Foundation and the Jewish Community Center of SF. He is a member of the medical staffs of Children’s Hospital/Oakland, California Pacific Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente Medical Center.
Dr. Rothman speaks nationally and internationally to dental and medical groups on the topics of anesthesia, sedation, pediatric dentistry and dentistry for people with special needs. He and his wife have three children and he plans on working forever while enjoying hiking, skiing and the arts scene in San Francisco.
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