In 2016, these shining stars and 36 of their peers earned accolades as America’s best young dentists, the Incisal Edge “Top 40 Under 40”.

The dental lifestyle magazine’s “Top 40 Under 40” honorees are renowned for medical innovations, volunteer work and philanthropy or their commitment to outstanding patient care.

Perhaps you’ve heard a colleague mention receiving the star treatment in New York City or working with an internationally-acclaimed stylist (Joseph DeAcetis) to select wardrobe for a unique photo session.

Maybe you’ve spotted America’s best young dentists at an altitude of 39,000 feet, featured in the pages of Delta Sky magazine.

It all begins with a nomination

Know an innovative and passionate young professionals in dentistry? The 2017 deadline approaches: Submissions must be completed on or before noon on Monday, March 6, 2017.

Nominees will be judged by the Incisal Edge advisory board and the winners will be profiled screenshot-2017-03-01-16-25-04in the magazine’s 2017 Fall issue and online at

To nominate a dentist, simply complete this form on or before noon on Monday, March 6, 2017:

In the meantime,  some of the 2016 honorees, offer a firsthand take on what it’s like to be an Incisal Edge 40 Under 40 honoree: