About Téemar Carey
Dr. Téemar Carey is a board-certified diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Carey earned a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from Louisiana State University in 2007, and then went on to serve as a high school teacher in her home country, The Bahamas, for four years.
In 2015, Dr. Carey earned her dental degree and a master’s degree in higher education from the University of Pennsylvania before going on to complete a pediatric dental residency at the University of Minnesota. Upon completion of her residency training in 2017, Dr. Carey returned to The Bahamas where she worked in private practice and served as the sole pediatric dental provider in the public sector. From 2018-2020, Dr. Carey served as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at New York University College of Dentistry. Some of her academic interests are interprofessional education and game-based learning in medical/dental education, while her clinical interests include contemporary operative caries management and expanding care to vulnerable child populations.
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