Dr. Ven graduated from Binghamton University in Binghamton, N.Y. in 1997 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Dr. Ven earned a Masters degree in Oral Biology at Hofstra University in Uniondale, N.Y. and completed his dental education at New York University in New York, N.Y., receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2003.

Dr. Ven continued his advanced esthetic and reconstructive dentistry training at North Shore Hospital in Manhasset, N.Y. by spending three years in a General Practice Residency and a Fellowship in Advanced Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry; one of the most prestigious programs in the country. Elected as Chief Resident, Dr. Ven treated a broad spectrum of complex aesthetic makeovers and full mouth rehabilitations during that time. Dr. Ven lectures frequently on current topics in modern cosmetic dentistry, oral cancer screening, and smoking cessation. He is a certified Invisalign (invisible orthodontics) practitioner and has also completed training in Oral Conscious Sedation (sleep dentistry) for an anxiety free dental experience.

Dr. Ven maintains a strong commitment to charitable and humanitarian service. He has volunteered to treat populations with severe dental needs in the countries of the Dominican Republic and Haiti, treating over 281 patients in underserved communities there.

Dr. Ven has been a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Society, and Suffolk County Dental Society. A native Long Islander, Dr. Ven grew up in Dix Hills, NY and and enjoys culinary art, playing guitar, personal fitness, and travel. He and his wife Judith currently reside in East Hampton.