Jacob Rifind DDS, MD, FRCDC
MEET Dr. Rifkind
Raised in Toronto, Dr. Rifkind completed his dental training at the University of Western Ontario before pursuing further training in the United States. First completing a hospital dental residency at Columbia University – New York Presbyterian Hospital and then oral maxillofacial surgery and medical school in a combined program at Kings County – SUNY Downstate. Jacob initially worked in the United States before moving back home to be closer to family.
Dr. Rifkind works in private practice with a focus and interest in dentoalveolar, grafting and implant surgery. He teaches and lectures to undergraduate dental students, general practice residents and oral maxillofacial surgery residents at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Rifkind maintains his medical and dental licenses in New York State. In Canada, he maintains his dental license, anesthesia permit and is a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (oral maxillofacial surgery). He is also a member of multiple oral surgery, implant and dental organizations both in Canada and in the United States.