Dr. Robert Clark, a native of Gouverneur, New York, completed his undergraduate studies at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences before going on to earn his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 1980. Throughout his career, Dr. Clark’s dual education in pharmacy and dentistry has helped him successfully assess and address patients’ individual dental health needs. Above all, Dr. Clark’s philosophy is that treating each patient as though they were family, with personalized and attentive care, results in more pleasant and rewarding experiences for patients and the doctor.
Since his formal education, Dr. Clark has attended numerous continuing education courses and pursued advanced training in orthodontics and implant dentistry. Keeping up with the latest dental technologies and treatment methods is important to Dr. Clark because he wants to provide up-to-date, comfortable, and convenient care to his patients. In addition to being a lifelong student, Dr. Clark has held instructor positions at Onondaga Community College as well as University Hospital.
Dr. Clark’s professional memberships include the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, Fifth District Dental Society, Onondaga County Dental Society, and the American Orthodontic Society.
In his spare time, Dr. Clark serves as a member of Boy Scout Troop 80’s Executive Committee and the Oneida District’s Eagle Board Review. He also enjoys golfing, a variety of other sports, classic automobiles, and traveling. Dr. Clark and his wife have three children: one is a graduate of Colgate University, one is studying at St. Lawrence University, and the youngest is a student at the University of Miami in Florida.