Dr. Lois Jackson, DDS, PC & Associates

Pediatric Dentists located in Manhattan, NY and Brooklyn, NY

About Practice

Welcome to our practice, conveniently located in Manhattan and Brooklyn, New York. For Dr. Lois Jackson, as well as our other practitioners, the top priority is to provide patients with comprehensive pediatric dental care in a pleasant and compassionate environment. We not only provide dental care for our patients, but we truly care for our patients. We believe in personal attention and individualized treatment. We strive to give your child the care and dental health care information that will prevent tooth decay and keep your child's smile beautiful for life!


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Welcome to our practice, conveniently located in Manhattan and Brooklyn, New York. For Dr. Lois Jackson, as well as our other practitioners, the top priority is to provide patients with comprehensive pediatric dental care in a pleasant and compassionate environment. We not only provide dental care for our patients, but we truly care for our patients. We believe in personal attention and individualized treatment. We strive to give your child the care and dental health care information that will prevent tooth decay and keep your child's smile beautiful for life!



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Meet Dr. Jackson

Dr. Lois Jackson is very experienced in providing dental care for children, adolescents and special needs patients. She is a Barnard College Alumna, and attended the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. After receiving her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, Dr. Jackson completed a General Practice Dental Residency at Montefiore Hospital and Medical Centre, where she learned to treat medically compromised patients as well as trauma victims.

In this year of post-graduate training, it became apparent that pediatric dentistry is the starting point for a lifelong understanding of the need for good oral health.

Childhood is the best time to shape positive attitudes towards dental treatment; avoiding the fears and phobias about going to the dentist. This influenced her decision to specialize in pediatric dentistry. She returned to Columbia University, where she completed her training.

Dr. Jackson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. In addition to her private practice, Dr. Jackson is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatric Dentistry atColumbia University College of Dental Medicine where she taught for many years. Dr.Jackson is a past President of the Columbia College of Dental Medicine Alumni Associationand is now still a member of the Alumni Association Board of Directors.

In 2009, she was a Columbia University Alumni Medalist, which is the highest alumni honor. In 2015, she received the Distinguished Alumni Award from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine.

She is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists, the International College of Dentists, and American College of Dentists, Pierre Fauchard Society and New York Academy of Dentistry. Dr. Jackson was elected to OKU, the dental honor society. Dr. Jackson also maintains memberships in the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, where she was on the Board of Trustees. She is also a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatrics, New York State Dental Association, New York State Association of Pediatric Dentists, Northeast Society of Pediatric Dentists and the Southeast Society of Pediatric Dentists.

Dr. Jackson was the President of the New York State Association of Pediatric Dentists. She was local arrangements co-chair for the 2003 and 2011 Annual Session of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentists. She is a Past-President of the Northeast Society of Pediatric Dentistry.

To give back to the community, Dr. Jackson volunteers and supports numerous civic and cultural organizations. She is a member of the Board of Directors for Camp Brooklyn (sending children to summer camp), Flatbush Development Corporation, East Midwood Jewish Center and Fiske Terrace Neighborhood Association. She was a Nickelodeon Parents' Pick for Best Dentist for 2 years running!

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Meet Dr. Silevitch

Dr. Adam Silevitch has been setting the highest standards of excellence in pediatric dentistry for years! Born and raised in the Boston area, he earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and his dental degree from the Boston University School of Dental Medicine before completing specialized post-graduate training in pediatric dentistry from Columbia University where he served as chief resident.

Dr. Silevitch is an Attending Pediatric Dentist at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia and an Assistant Clinical Professor at Columbia University School of Dental Medicine.

An esteemed member of the dental community, Dr. Silevitch has done dental outreach in the Dominican Republic and Jamaica.

He is the Chair of the Children's Dental Health Committee of the New York County Dental Society, and a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and New York State Dental Association.

Dr. Silevitch is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.

Away from the office, he enjoys playing golf and skiing – and is a huge Boston sports fan!

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Meet Dr. Lim

Dr. Alvina Lim is a fourth generation dentist. Born in California and raised in Indonesia, she was exposed to a variety of cultures at an early age. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Southern Adventist University in Tennessee and her dental degree from Loma Linda University in California. After graduating from a general practice residency at Mount Sinai Hospital, she worked in New York for two years as a general practitioner. This is where her passion for pediatric dental care developed. She pursued additional specialized training in pediatric dentistry in Mount Sinai Hospital where she served as Chief Resident. She continues to be held in high regard by distinguished professors and peers for her superb work ethic and her attention to detail. When not at work, Dr. Lim enjoys watching movies, reading and travelling. She has been actively involved in dental outreach in Thailand, Guyana and Guatemala.

Dr. Lim is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.

She is a member of the American Association of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association and New York County Dental Society.

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Meet Dr. Salomon

Dr. Rona Salomon was born in Tel Aviv, Israel and spent most of her childhood in Cleveland, Ohio. She completed her undergraduate schooling at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and then obtained her dental degree from the New York University College of Dental Medicine. She completed her post-graduate specialty raining in pediatric dentistry at Columbia University. 

Dr. Rona is a member of the American Association of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association and New York County Dental Society.

While not at work, Dr. Rona enjoys spending time with her husband and sweet baby girl in their neighborhood of Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn!

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Meet Dr. Delfiner

Dr. Alexandra Delfiner is a native New Yorker who was raised in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. Dr. Alex’s mother is a general dentist, and after seeing her mom’s passion and dedication to the profession, Dr. Alex was inspired to pursue a career in both dentistry and academics.  She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Pennsylvania, graduating summa cum laude. Dr. Alex then headed back to NYC to Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, where she earned both her dental degree and completed a specialized post-graduate training in pediatric dentistry.  

Dr. Alex has been involved with several local outreach programs in the Washington Heights community and also participated in a dental outreach program to the Dominican Republic.

Dr. Alex is an Assistant Clinical Professor at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, where she supervises and instructs the dental students in the pediatric dental clinic. She is a member of the American Association of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and the New York State Dental Association.

Outside of the office, Dr. Alex loves seeing Broadway shows, reading, running, and playing with her adorable niece Samara!
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Dr. Adam's Teleclass on Mommybites

Listen to Dr. Adam's Teleclass for the Mommybites website where he answered questions regarding your childrens’ teeth, from the basics to some “hot button” topics.

Mommybites is the go-to community for quality parenting resources, support and education.

Listen to the class here 
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Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Yelp

    "My kids had so much fun at the office that they can't wait to go back. I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a pediatric dentist."

    Jeffrey H.
  • Yelp

    "I am happy to say, my children do not have the going to the dentist anxiety that so many of us grew up with and still have, thanks to this practice."

    Aviva R.
  • Google+

    "The office is designed to welcome children... lots of toys, children's magazines, the ceiling cluttered with sticky animals. The staff is friendly and funny."

    Sadie A.
  • Yelp

    "Dr Adam Silevitch is young and hip and smart, but more importantly he clearly loves his job and working with children and families."

    Jessica M.
  • Yelp

    "I can't say enough about Dr. Jackson and her staff. Besides being so great with our toddlers, they also put parents at ease with their patience and friendly style."

    Anne T.
  • Yelp

    "My 9-year old son adores Dr. Adam Silevitch because he is gentle, fun, and great with kids. As a very protective and choosy Mom, I highly recommend Dr. Adam."

    Gina Y.
  • Yelp

    "My daughter loves going to the dentist, thanks to Dr. Jackson. So happy to have her as our dentist.

    Nat R.