Dr. Avi Weisforgel acquired his DDS and Dentistry degree at the New York University Collage of Dentistry. Specializing in cosmetic dentistry at Old Bridge Dental care in 1996, Dr Weidforgel has practiced in his field for the past 15 years prior to exploring the connection between sleep disorders and dentistry. In 2014 Dr. Avi Weisforgel founded Dental Sleep Masters to instruct dentists on the usage of oral appliances to treat sleep disorders.
Proceeding his 15 years experience in cosmetic dentistry, Weisforgel developed a passion for the nonprofit charitable organization, Operation Smiles. Operation Smiles is a medical service founded in 1982 that provides clef lip and pallet repair surgeries to children around the world. Operation Smiles works to reduce the occurrence of facial deformities, raise awareness and provides training to local medical professionals. Dr. Weisforgel believes that all children deserve the very best in cosmetic dentistry care available and shares Operation Smiles dedication in achieving this goal. With 3.5 million comprehensive patient evaluations and over 220,000 free surgeries for children and young adults born with facial deformities under its belt, Operation Smiles and Avi Weisforgel’s GoFundMe campaign set for a goal of $2000.00 aim to support and backup this shared passion.
Weisforgel states that his passion, beliefs and background led him to run his GoFundMe campaign naming Operation Smiles as the beneficiary announced on March 2, 20016.