BOARD CERTIFIED ORTHODONTIST

  • In exclusive private orthodontic practice, serving the Brooklyn community for over 50 years
  • Educator, communicator, and tireless advocate of providing quality, expert care to improve the dental and overall well-being of countless members of the community
  • Generous humanitarian, involved in providing access to orthodontic care to patients from all walks of life, eliminating boundaries and obstacles.
  • Prolific lecturer and disseminator of information and education by serving on countless committees, administrative boards, societies, study clubs and hospital staff
  • Policy maker and innovator, keeping abreast of the latest advances in his field and adapting them to the best practical usage
  • Volunteering his time and resources to teaching and communicating his skills to others in the profession through his professional affiliations and teaching appointments
  • Leader and mentor – garnishing the unwaivering respect, admiration and gratitude of colleagues and patients alike

PROFEESIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • In private practice, Dr. Irwin Kolin and Dr. Susan Liebman, 1961- present
  • Chief attending in Orthodontics – Lutheran Medical Center/ SUNY Downstate (formerly Long Island College Hospital), 1970–present
  • Chairman – Dpt. Of Orthodontics dental department of Beth Israel Hospital, New York City, 1970 – until program’s termination
  • Clinical Instructor – Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York city
  • Editor and Chief of “The Diplomate”, publication of the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics
  • President and founder of the “Orthodontic Study Club” of Brooklyn
  • Member of the Executive Board of the New York State Society of Orthodontics
  • Member of the Executive Board of the Northeastern Society of Orthodontics
  • Former orthodontic consultant to the Staten Island Development Center
  • Member of New York City Health Department, Medicaid Dental Advisory Committee
  • Former associate editor of the Second District Dental Society Bulletin

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS/MEMBERSHIPS

  • Diplomate – American Board of Orthodontics
  • Member – College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics
  • Fellow of the American College of Dentists
  • Fellow of the International College of Dentists
  • Member of the New York Academy of Dentistry
  • Member of the Pierre Fauchard Academy
  • Member of the American Association of Orthodontists
  • Member of the Northeastern Society of Orthodontists
  • Member of the American Dental Association
  • Member of the Second District Dental Society

PROFESSIONAL ENGAGEMENTS

  • Lecturer – Greater New York Dental Meeting
  • Lecturer – Second District Dental Society
  • Lecturer – Greater Philadelphia Meeting
  • Lecturer at the Annual meeting of the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodntics

EDUCATION

  • Postgraduate Orthodontic training – New York University School of Dentistry – 1963
  • U.S. Army Dental Corps, Ft. Benning, Georgia 1957 – 1959
  • New York University School of Dentistry – D.D.S. 1957
  • New York University – B.A. 1954

PROFESSIONAL LICENSE – New York State Board certified in Orthodontics 1968