Nisha Dheer - NYU College of Dentistry Intern, Elective in Private Practice

Dr. Nisha Dheer is now practicing dentistry in Philadelphia.


NYU College of Dentistry New York, NY – Currently Enrolled

  • General dental pre-doctoral program
  • Graduation – May 2009
  • Current Clinic- Dr. Gluck and Associates
  • Honors Pediatric Program
  • Elective Private Practice
  • Certification in Invisalign and CPR
  • Addition course in Oral Cancer Screening [Oral CDx]

Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania – May 2004

  • Bachelor of Science     
  • Deans List Recipient                                                    
  • Major -Cell Biology/Biochemistry        
  • Focus- Religion                                               
  • Alpha Lambda Delta Academic Fraternity        

Volunteer Experience:

  • Pediatric Club NYUCD, 2005-Present
  • Participated in events such as meals on wheels, pedo bake sale, book readings, programs at middle schools in NYC, fundraisers.
  • Shadowed in Blue stone and Bellevue hospital pediatrics. Currently in pediatric honors.
  • New York College of Dentistry Green Committee, 2008- Present
  • D3 Representative
  • Currently on a board that works to bring a recycling program to the collage, as well as to reduce current energy uses.
  • Tribeca Film Festival, 2008
    • An additional hand in organizing for the directors site

  • American Red Cross, Lewisburg, PA, 2003-2004
    • Certifications in hemoglobin and temperature stations.

  • Circle K International, Bucknell University, 2000-2004
    • Treasurer (2000-2001), Vice President (2001-2002), Vice President (2002-2003)

  • Participated in Ronald McDonald House, Girl Scout Projects, Riverwoods, Community Center, Red Cross, Special Olympics and other activities.
  • Habitat for Humanity, Bucknell University, 2000-2004
    • Participated in local building sites in the Lewisburg area
    • Spring break trip to Virginia to repair/rebuild houses

  • Head Start, Lewisburg, PA  2000- 2004
    • Interacted with approximately 20 economically disadvantaged and abused children, ages 3-5, by playing games, snack times, teaching, and reading stories.

  • William Cameron Fire Department, Lewisburg, PA, 2000-2003
    • Ran calls with paid EMT staff, and participated in Saturday morning clean-ups, weekly training and meetings as a volunteer EMT.

Work Experience:

  • Tribeca Film Festival, 2008
  • NERB Runner [Dental Certification Exam], 2006-2007
  • Transcriber and Editor of Dental Lectures at NYU, 2005-2006
  • Cephalon  Pharmaceuticals Biochemistry Lab Technician, 2004-2005
  • Writing Center Science Tutor, Bucknell University, 2001-2002

Extracurricular Activities:

  • Outdoors Club, 2005-Present
  • South Asian Student Association, 2005-Present
  • Pediatric Club, 2006-Present
  • American Dental Student Association, 2005-Present