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Dr Jonathan W Leichter


Dr Jonathan W Leichter

DMD (Tufts), Cert Perio (Harvard)


Dr. Jonathan Leichter DMD is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Oral Sciences at the University of Otago School of Dentistry. Dr. Leichter joined the faculty after 20 years in full time private practice limited to periodontology and implant dentistry in New York and Boston. After his dental training at Tufts University, he went on to obtain his specialist training at Harvard University. He is active in clinical practice, research and dental education. Since 2002, he has mentored post-doctoral students in periodontology, endodontics and prosthodontics. His research interests and numerous international peer reviewed publications are in the fields of Periodontology, Implant Dentistry, Dental Trauma and Laser applications in dentistry. He has lectured throughout New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Europe and the US.

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