Dr. Lokesh Rao graduated from New York University's College of Dentistry in 2008, where he received his doctorate in dental surgery. He completed a general practice residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx, NY. He chose to stay on for another year of training where he served as a chief resident, overseeing the work of 25 students fresh out of dental school while treating his own patients. Dr. Rao then spent the next 2 years working in Manhattan and Scarsdale, NY. He is currently an active member of the American Dental Assosiation, 9th District Dental Association, as well as the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. In his spare time, Dr. Rao prefers to spend time with his family, play tennis, attend sporting events and watch movies.