Michael Clemente, D.M.D.
Dr. Michael Clemente grew up in the North East Bronx and attended Hunter College where he received his undergraduate degree in Zoology and Chemistry. He went on to graduate from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (now Rutgers), earning a degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D). Upon graduation from Dental school, Dr. Clemente entered the United States Air Force and served as a Captain during the Viet Nam Conflict. Following his 2 year commitment in The Air Force, Dr. Clemente earned a certificate degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He started his practice later that year and has been successfully providing braces and treating patients ever since. Dr. Clemente and his wife, Dr. Joanne Clemente, have raised five children: Danielle, Nicole, John, Michael, and Marissa. All three daughters now practice in Orthodontics! In his spare time, Dr. Clemente enjoys travel, architecture, cinema, writing, and boating.
Dr. Michael Clemente is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, New Jersey Association of Orthodontists, Nanuet Implant Study Club, Tri-State Orthodontic Study Club, Rockland County Dental Association, Bergen County Dental Association, Ninth District Dental Society, Mid-Atlantic Association of Orthodontists, Hudson River Study Club, and the Ridgewood Valley Study Club.
Dr. Nicole Clemente received her Bachelor of Science degree from Villanova University with a major in Biology and a minor in Psychology. She later graduated Summa Cum Laude from Howard University, College of Dentistry. While attending the University, Dr. Nicole received numerous academic honors, was granted awards for her orthodontic research, and held a leadership position as vice-president of her class. She went on to complete a comprehensive three-year orthodontic residency at Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Nicole and her husband, Bob Lynch, reside in Ridgewood, NJ with their four sons: Bobby, Jack, Mikey, and James.
Dr. Nicole is a member of the prestigious dental honor society Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, New Jersey Association of Orthodontists, Tri-State Orthodontic Study Club, Rockland County Dental Association, Nanuet Implant Study Club, Bergen County Dental Association, Ninth District Dental Society, Mid-Atlantic Association of Orthodontists, Hudson River Study Club, and the Ridgewood Valley Study Club.
Nicole Clemente, D.D.S.
Marissa Clemente, D.D.S.
Dr. Marissa Clemente received her Bachelor of Science degree from Loyola College in Maryland with a major in Biology. She spent the next four years at NYU, College of Dentistry earning her Doctorate. Dr. Marissa went on to complete a 12-month Residency Program at Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx. She received her orthodontic training through the American Orthodontic Society. She has received two of three awards in obtaining Diplomatic status within this organization.
Dr. Marissa is a Cosmetic Dentist with a focus on Orthodontics and Cosmetic Whitening. Dr. Marissa is Invisalign Certified and has attended Numerous Invisalign Summit Conferences in Las Vegas, Nevada. She has had the wonderful opportunity to lecture with her father about orthodontics and braces in Lima, Peru at their dental hospital, Red Asistencial Almenara, their dental school, Universidad Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, and their dental society, Asciacion Ateneo de Ortopedia Maxilar; through the Health Volunteer Service (HVO). Dr. Marissa is Dr. Michael Clemente's third daughter to pursue this health profession. She and her husband, Steve Weiss, live in New City, NY, along with their four children: Cami, Ella, Jesse, and Evi.
She is a member of the American Orthodontic Society, American Dental Association, Tri-State Orthodontic Study Group, Rockland County Dental Society, Bergen County Dental Society, Nanuet Implant Study Club, Ninth District Dental Society, and Hudson River Study Club, and the Ridgewood Valley Study Club.