Michael A. Ignelzi, Jr., DDS, PhD, PA

Board Certified Pediatric Dentist
The Triad's only dual-trained Orthodontist and Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Ignelzi is the proud father of two children and he believes he has one of the best jobs in the world – helping families to ensure loving smiles for years to come.

More about Dr. Mike

• Doctorate in Dental Surgery, Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, and Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Biophysics,
   The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
• Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
• Board Certified Pediatric Dentist (Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry)
• Fellow, American College of Dentists (Fewer than 4% of dentists in the United States have earned this distinction)
• Member, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental
   Association, North Carolina Dental Society and the Guilford County Dental Society
• Former Tenured Associate Professor, Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, The
   University of Michigan School of Dentistry
• Recipient, Charles Craig national teaching award
• Published over 75 articles, scientific abstracts and book chapters
• Lectured nationally and internationally to thousands of dentists, hygienists and dental assistants
• Appeared on television, quoted in several blogs, newspapers and magazines including Parents magazine, Redbook,
   American Baby, Prevention and Contemporary Oral Hygiene
• Helped develop guidelines and policies for the American Academy of Pediatric
   Dentistry and American Academy of Pediatrics
• Member, American Academy of Pediatrics Bright Futures Early Childhood Expert Panel
• Consultant, American Dental Association Council on Dental Practice




3901 North Elm Street • Greensboro, NC 27455

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