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Division of Orthodontics

FACULTY

Thomas J. Cangialosi, DDS
Leuman M. Waugh Professor of Clinical Orthodontics
Chair, Section of Growth and Development
Director, Division of Orthodontics
DDS, Georgetown University School Of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine


Margherita Santoro, DDS, MA
Program Director, Postdoctoral Program
Associate Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, School of Dentistry and Dental Prosthetics, University of Perugia (Italy)
MA, Columbia University
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

 

Howard Anstendig, DMD, MS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DMD, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
MS, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

Ulku Z. Ersoy, DDS, DMS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Istanbul University (Turkey)
DMSc, Harvard University School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Harvard University School of Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Satishchandra Pai, DDS, MDS, MSI, MPH, MS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
BDS, Mangalore University (India)
MDS, National University (Ireland)
MSI, University of Michigan
MPH, University of Michigan
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
MS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Lawrence R. Siegel, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Temple University
Certificate in Orthodontics, Albert Einstein Medical Center

VOLUNTEER FACULTY

Abraham M. Blechman, DDS
Associate Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, New York University College of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Elena Bilik, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, University of Buenos Aires (Argentina)
DDS, New York University College of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Scott B. Brustein, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Natalie Capan, DMD
Instructor in Clinical Dental Medicine
DMD, Harvard University School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Shiuann-Rong Chen, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
BDS, Taipei Medical College (Taiwan)
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Joseph A. Ciccio, Jr., DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Joseph G. Comizio, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Peter B. Demarest, DMD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DMD, Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Michael Duong, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Stella Efstratiadis, DDS
Professor Emerita of Clinical Dental Medicine/Special Lecturer
DDS, University of Athens (Greece)
Clinical Fellow in Orthodontics, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Marshall B. Fleer, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Robert J. Gallois, DMD
Instructor in Clinical Dental Medicine
DMD, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Ronniette Garcia-Leifert, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Central University of Venezuela
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Advanced Education in General Dentistry,
Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Eric Paul Gibbs, DDS
Associate Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Monroe M. Gliedman, DDS
Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Joy Hudecz, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Robert J. Isaacson, DDS, MS
Associate Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
MS, Rutgers University
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

John C. Kerecz, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Melvyn M. Leifert, DDS
Associate Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, SUNY at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, SUNY at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine

Michael F. Leifert, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, New York University College of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Steven J. Luccarelli, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Vincent E. Mascia, DDS, MBA, MPH
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
MBA, University of Cambridge (UK)
MPH, University of Virginia

Diedra S. McGuire, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, University of Michigan School of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Paul J. Melone, DMD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DMD, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Milton P. Merritt, DDS
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Henry I. Nahoum, DDS
Professor Emeritus of Clinical Dental Medicine/Special Lecturer
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Victor A. Pardi, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, University of Michigan School of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Margaret C. Park, DMD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
MPH, Harvard University School of Public Health
DMD, Harvard University School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Shany Park, DMD
Instructor in Clinical Dental Medicine
DMD, Harvard University School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Zehra Pradhan, DDS, MDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, SUNY at Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, University of Connecticut
MDS, University of Connecticut

Joseph P. Ruisi, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Philip Tartaix, DDS, MS, MA
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium)
MS in Periodontics, Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium)
MA/Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Monica Teredesai, BDS, DMD
Instructor in Clinical Dental Medicine
DMD, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Certificate in Orthodontics, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine

Constance P. Winslow, DDS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
DDS, New York University College of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics, Boston University School of Dental Medicine

TISSUE ENGINEERING AND REGENERATIVE MEDICINE LABORATORY,
DIVISION OF ORTHODONTICS

Jeremy Mao, DDS. PhD
Professor of Dentistry
Director, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Laboratory
DDS Equivalent, Wuhan University (China)
PhD, University of Alberta (Canada)
DDS, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry

Mo Chen, MS, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Scientist
MS, Jilin University (China)
MS, University of Rochester
PhD, University of Rochester

Qiongfen Guo
Staff Associate

Daniel Hägg, PhD
Visiting Postdoctoral Research Fellow
MSc, Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden)
PhD, Gothenburg University (Sweden)

Nina Kaukua, DDS
Visiting Postdoctoral Research Fellow
DDS, Karolinska Institutet (Sweden)

Rujing Yang, MS, MD
Postdoctoral Research Scientist
MS, Zhengzhou University (China)
MD, Zhengzhou University (China)

Wenli Zhao, MS, PhD
Associate Research Scientist
MS, Shandong Academy of Medical Sciences (China)
PhD, Hakkaido University (Japan)