Adam W. Lighter, D.D.S.

Adam W. Lighter, D.D.S. Specialties: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Adam W. Lighter, D.D.S.
Specialties: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
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141-08 84th Drive
Jamaica, NY 11435

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Insurances Accepted

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  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna New York Signature
  • Aetna Signature Administrators
  • Aetna US Health Care
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Essential
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beechstreet Medichoice
  • Connecticare
  • Coventry Healthcare
  • Emblem HIP Essential
  • EmblemHealth GHI
  • First Health
  • Great West National
  • Health First
  • Health First Child Health Plus
  • Health Insurance Plan Of New York HIP
  • Magnacare national
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Cigna Health Plan National
  • MVP Cigna Health Plan Open Access
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Unicare
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care Liberty
  • United Healthcare Columbia

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About Adam W. Lighter, D.D.S.

Dr. Adam Lighter is a Dentist specializing in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery practicing in Briarwood, NY. He received his dental degree from New York University College of Dentistry and completed his residency in 1987. Dr. Lighter has been a member of the attending staff in the Department of Dental Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Queens since 1996 where he is Director of Restorative Dentistry. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Queens County Dental Society where he is Chairman of Peer Review and Quality Assurance Committee and the Consultant on the District Claims Committee. Dr. Lighter knows the importance of keeping current with the latest trends in the Dental Profession as his many hours of Continuing Education attest.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital


  • Oral Surgery


  • Medical School: NYU College of Dentistry
  • Residency: Metropolitan Hospital