Dr. Daniel C Block DDS, Dentist
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Dr. Daniel C Block DDS


10313 Metropolitan Ave Forest Hills NY, 11375



If you're looking for a friendly gentle dentist who offers the best in preventative care come pay us a visit! We offer Invisalign for adults as well as one-hour whitening. There's never any charge for ...

Education and Training

Queens College (CUNY) B.A. in Biology 1987

New York University College of Dentistry D.D.S. 1992

Provider Details

Dr. Daniel C Block DDS
Dr. Daniel C Block DDS's Expert Contributions

Areas of expertise and specialization

root canals, cleanings, bridges, laser dentistry, CEREC crowns, Invisalign®, teeth whitening, gum surgery, and digital X-rays


  • Patients' Choice Award 2015 Patients' Choice 


  • Cerec®
  • Dental Cleaning And Examinations
  • Dental Crowns And Dental Bridges
  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Restorations
  • Dental Veneers And Dental Laminates
  • Dentures And Partial Dentures
  • Emergency Dentist
  • Invisalign®
  • Smile Makeover
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Same Day Crowns And Bridges

Professional Memberships

  • Professional Member ADA 
  • Professional Member Queens County Dental Society 

Dr. Daniel C Block DDS's Practice location

Daniel Block

10313 Metropolitan Ave -
Forest Hills, NY 11375
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New patients: 718-268-7792, 973-363-2540
Fax: 718-793-1937

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Patient Experience with Dr. Block


Based on 112 reviews

Dr. Daniel C Block DDS has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 112 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Dentist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Get to know Dentist Daniel C. Block DDS, who serves patients in Forest Hills, New York.

Featuring 25 years of experience, Dr. Block is a seasoned dentist who maintains his own private practice, Metro Smiles Dental, located in Forest Hills, New York. he established his practice in 1992. Dr. Block specializes in general preventative dentistry and emergency dental care. Areas of clinical expertise cover root canals, cleanings, bridges, laser dentistry, CEREC crowns, Invisalign®, teeth whitening, gum surgery, and digital X-rays. 

“ Metro Smiles Dental is a Forest Hills based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using state-of-the-art dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more”, states the official website of Metro Smiles Dental.

An expert in cosmetic procedures and pain management, Dr. Block is an advocate of using the most advanced technologies available in the field of dentistry. Moreover, he is the owner of Metro Dental Lab, his own commercial lab in NY. To complement his work at Metro Smiles Dental, Dr. Block serves as an international consultant for the development of cutting-edge dental technologies, such as better x-rays and laser systems. A prolific lecturer, he has recently spoken at the World Fair of Dentistry. In the past, he has lectured for Biolase (dental laser systems), Patterson Dental (Cerec CAD/CAM Dentistry), and Schick Technologies (digital X-ray system).

Dr. Block received his undergraduate degree, i.e., his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology, in 1987 at CUNY Queens College. Having decided to embrace a career in dentistry, he completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the New York University College of Dentistry in 1992. Dr. Block completed his general practice residency at Jamaica Hospital (1992-1993).

Dentistry is the science dealing with the prevention and treatment of diseases and malformations of the teeth, gums, and oral cavity, and the removal, correction, and replacement of decayed, damaged, or lost parts, including such operations as the filling and crowning of teeth, the straightening of teeth, and the construction of artificial dentures.

On a more personal note, Dr. Block speaks both English and Hebrew.

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