COVID-19 Update: Important Information Regarding Patient Care

PATIENTS: In our ongoing effort to safeguard the health of our entire community during this challenging time, we are suspending all regularly scheduled clinical care activities at Touro Dental Health beginning on Monday, March 16th. Touro Dental Health will remain open only for emergency dental treatment for patients of record on a limited schedule. Read the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update from Touro Dental Health

Last Updated: March 15, 2020, 7:15 pm

Rebecca Block, D.D.S.

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Touro College of Dental Medicine

Clinical Specialty

General Dentistry


  • Undergraduate: Stern College for Women, Yeshiva University, Honors Program
  • Graduate: Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine
  • Residency: Hackensack University Medical Center, one year general practice residency 


Dr. Rebecca Block graduated from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in 2013, and completed a general practice residency at Hackensack University Medical Center. In addition to her teaching roles at TCDM, she works in private practice in both Forest Hills, NY and Teaneck, NJ.

Recent Publications

  • Induction of apoptosis in human oral squamous carcinoma cells by black tea, blueberry and Ginkgo biloba extracts. Women in Science, 2018