Dr. Matthew S. Applebaum
The Greensboro Center for Pediatric Dentistry
United States of America
Dr. Matthew S. Applebaum is a native of New Jersey where he graduated from Rutgers University. He then attended the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, P.A. where he completed a Doctorate in Dental Medicine and a Masters of Higher Education. Following dental school, Dr. Applebaum completed a two year residency at The Harvard School of Dental Medicine and The Boston Children’s Hospital. While there he trained with the Cranio-Facial Cleft Palate team and consulted with the Hematology, Oncology, and Cardiology Departments. In addition, he was a clinical instructor in Pediatrics at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Applebaum is a board certified pediatric dentist and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. He joined the Greensboro Center for Pediatric Dentistry in September 2006. His easy-going, light-hearted manner helps to make children of all ages feel at ease. Dr. Applebaum enjoys singing and telling jokes to his patients so they feel right at home. He is passionate about providing excellent dental care in a non-traumatic manner and educating patients and their parents on how best to prevent dental disease.
Research Interest Tooth autotransplantation in orthodontic treatment Bone remodelling in the TMJ in response to Herbst treatment Histomorphometric and scanning electron microscopy studies of human condyles Long-term study of changes of deciduous molars with hypodontia of permanent successors