Dr. Laurance Jerrold is the Orthodontic Residency Program Director at NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn; has been the Program Director at 3 other ADA accredited orthodontic programs; and in addition, has held leadership positions at all levels of organized dentistry. Recognized as the world's first 3rd generation board certified orthodontist Dr. Jerrold is also an attorney and holds certification as a bioethicist. Dr. Jerrold has presented or written well over 400 lectures, articles, textbook chapters and multi-media presentations dealing with orthodontic practice, risk management, and clinical bioethics. He is the legal editor for the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and is an associate editor and peer reviewer for several other professional journals. Finally, Dr. Jerrold is the president of Orthodontic Consulting Group that has developed several white papers for various DSO’s.
Dr. Jerrold’s research interests include orthodontics, dental risk management, clinical bioethics, and orthodontic education.