Aaron Yancoskie

    Aaron Yancoskie, D.D.S.

    Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
    Director of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology

    Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

    New York Medical College, Touro College of Dental Medicine

    Areas of Expertise

    Oral and maxillofacial pathology, non-dental oral disease, dental treatment of patients in underserved rural communities


    Dr. Aaron Yancoskie is the Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs at TCDM. Dr. Yancoskie has been a dedicated member of the faculty since the school’s inception, also serving as Associate Professor of Dental Medicine and Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Dr. Yancoskie oversees Pre-Clinical Education, the Basic Science Educational Programs and Curriculum Management at TCDM, helping to ensure TCDM’s student dentists are well positioned for the future of oral health care.

    A graduate of Portland State University with a BS in Biology along with a Certificate in Biomedical Ethics, Dr. Yancoskie attended New York University College of Dentistry, graduating with honors in Oral Medicine and Pathology. He completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at Hofstra North Shore – LIJ Medical School and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Dr. Yancoskie joined the TCDM faculty in 2016 and has been instrumental in the development of the school’s curriculum and a vital participant in the accreditation process. His teaching methodologies have proven to be innovative and recently completed the Touro College Academy of Leadership and Management Program.

    As an author, Dr. Yancoskie has authored or co-authored peer reviewed articles and case reports, one book chapter, numerous other publications and has presented in numerous venues, both locally and nationally. He is a fellow of the American College of Dentists, a Fellow of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, and a member of both the American Dental and the New York State Dental Associations. Currently, Dr. Yancoskie represents Touro College of Dental Medicine on the American Dental Education Association Commission on Change and Innovation V2 (CCI V2) project. His research interests include molecular characterization of head and neck neoplasia and access to oral health care in rural areas of the United States.

    In addition to his role at TCDM, Dr. Yancoskie is an attending pathologist at Westchester Medical Center and maintains a private practice in Manhattan and Westchester.

    Clinical Specialty

    Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology

    Recent Publications

    Abstracts, papers and publications