Ariel Otero, DMD

Meet Dr. Otero

Ariel Otero, DMDDr. Otero was born and raised in Puerto Rico. He earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) with a major in Chemistry, graduating summa cum laude.

Dr. Otero was accepted to the Medical Sciences Campus of UPR School of Dental Medicine where he obtained his doctorate in dental medicine (D.M.D.) graduating top of his class. Dr. Otero was awarded the Certificate of Achievement in Recognition of Scholastic Excellence at the School of Dental Medicine and UPR presented by Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) Dental Honor Society.

He then moved to New York City to complete a 1-year residency in General Dental Practice at the New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell. Dr. Otero was accepted to the Medical Sciences Campus UPR School of Dental Medicine where he completed a 4-year residency program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Dr. Otero is an active member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.