Dr. David Goteiner earned his dental degree from Columbia University in 1972. Upon graduation, he served in the Army as a general dentist. In 1974, Dr. Goteiner accepted a research fellowship at Harvard University School of Dental Medicine.
Harvard awarded Dr. Goteiner a certificate in Periodontology and Oral Medicine in 1977. He then joined the faculty of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. His research in periodontal diseases led to an appointment as Clinical Professor of Periodontology in 1986. In 1994, he accepted a fellowship in the American College of Dentists. The International College of Dentists offered him a fellowship in 2000. In 2015 he was inducted as a fellow in the International Academy of Laser dentisitry.
Dr. Goteiner is on the staff of Morristown Memorial Hospital and Hackettstown Community Hospital and was a contributing editor of Reports from the Product Evaluation Laboratory of the University of California at San Francisco. He has published more than 30 articles in scientific and professional journals.
Dr. Goteiner is active in the Tri-County Dental Society, New Jersey Dental Association, American Dental Association, both the New Jersey and Northeastern Society of Periodontists, and the American Academy of Periodontology. He is President of the Garden State Periodontal Study Club and has been called upon to give continuing education courses and research presentations throughout the country.