After 28 years of practicing general dentistry, Dr. Dowd has retired from private practice on May 24, 2016. It was his pleasure to treat all of his patients with the most comprehensive and compassionate care. Dr. Dowd will continue to teach at the State University at New York School of Dental Medicine as an associate clinical professor and group director. He will remain active in the Eighth District, New York State, and ADA Dental Societies. He will also enjoy being able to spend more time with his wife, Colleen, and his children Alex, Emily, and Steve.