Faculty Information

Elliott Moskowitz, DDS, MShd

Adjunct Clinical Professor, Orthodontics
Floor 6W Weissman, 421 First Avenue
E-mail: em14@nyu.edu


1972 D.D.S., NYU College of Dentistry
1972-1973 General Practice Residency, The Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens
1975 M.Sd., Postgraduate Orthodontic Education, NYU College of Dentistry


Dr. Elliott M. Moskowitz is a clinical orthodontist with an active participation, as a part-time faculty member, in the Dept. of Orthodontics at NYU College of Dentistry. Additionally, Dr. Moskowitz has been visibly active in the tripartite American Dental Association. He is a Past-President of the New York County Dental Society, a former member of the Greater New York Dental Meeting Organizational Committee, and has served as a Delegate to the American Dental Association House of Delegates from the 2nd Trustee District (New York State).

Dr. Moskowitz has been extensively involved in dental publications. He is currently the Editor of The New York State Dental Journal (official publication of The New York State Dental Association) and is a Contributing Editor to the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics. He has served as a reviewer or referee to numerous orthodontic and dental peer reviewed publications, most notably, The American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. Dr. Moskowitz has published numerous clinical articles that have appeared in many Orthodontic and Dental Journals and has also contributed chapters on orthodontics in dental textbooks. His comments and Guest Editorials have been published in such peer reviewed publications such as The Angle Orthodontist and The American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

Dr. Moskowitz has been a faculty member in the Dept. of Orthodontics since 1992. In 1994 the Postgraduate program of the Dept. of Orthodontics awarded him the "Teacher of the Year Award". He has authored many Orthodontic monographs and produced didactic and clinical presentations for the Dept. of Orthodontics. He is the recipient of the Edward "Doc" McNulty Award, for a significant contribution of a scientific publication or research during the year of 2003 which was presented by the Dept. of Orthodontics at NYU. Dr. Moskowitz currently serves as President of the NYU College of Dentistry Orthodontic Alumni Society.

Dr. Moskowitz has been a member of many committees at the dental college. He was also President of the NYU College of Dentistry Alumni Association in 1999. Dr. Moskowitz was a representative from the College of Dentistry to the NYU Alumni Association.

Dr. Moskowitz is a Fellow in the American College of Dentists, International College of Dentists, The New York Academy of Dentistry, and The Pierre Fauchard Academy. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.

Dr. Moskowitz has lectured extensively nationally and abroad. He is a visiting Professor at several other Universities in the U.S. and Mexico.


Complete listing available on the NYU Health Sciences Library site.

Moskowitz, Elliott, Editorial, Rising to the Challenge, The New York State Dental Journal, April, 2004, pages 5 & 6.

Moskowitz, Elliott, When No Treatment is Good Treatment, The New York State Dental Journal, May-June, 2004, page 5

Moskowitz, Elliott, Editorial, Burden of Proof, The New York State Dental Journal, June/July, 2004, pages 5

Moskowitz, Elliott, Book Review, Masters of Functional Orthodontics, Journal of Clinical Orthodontics, Vol. XXXVIII, No. 8, August 2004, page 451

Moskowitz, Elliott, Park, M. Bina, Maestre, Mary Eve, Direct Bonding of Ortho Flextech Lingual Retainers, Journal of Clinical Orthodontics, Volume XXXVIII, Number 10, October 2004, pps. 554-556

Moskowitz, Elliott, Editorial, Payment In Kind, The New York State Dental Journal, November, 2004, pages 4 & 5

Moskowitz, Elliott, Editorial, Are Dentists Guilty of Neglect? The New York State Dental Journal, January, 2005, pages 3 & 4

Moskowitz, Elliott, et. al; Orthodontic Jaw Wiring - A Roundtable on a controversial weight-loss protection, Orthodontic Products, February 2005, pages 36-38

Moskowitz, Elliott, Consultations in the Real World, American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, March, Vol. 27/3, pp. 358-359

Moskowitz, Elliott, A Conversation with Gordon Christensen (Interview), The New York State Dental Journal, April 2005, pages 14-17

Jerrold, Moskowitz, Second Opinions - What they should be shouldn't be, Orthodontic Products, June 2005, page 62, Los Angelos, CA

Segelnick, Uddin, Moskowitz, Simplified Appliance for Forced Eruption, Journal of Clinical Orthodontics, Vol XXXIX, Number 7, July, 2005, pps. 432-434

Moskowitz, Elliott, The New "Invisible" Orthodontic Appliances, Editorial, The New York State Dental Journal, June/July 2005, pps, 4-6

Moskowitz, Elliott, "Form and Function", Editorial, The NYSDJ, August/September, 2005

Moskowitz, Elliott, "Treatment of the Unilateral Posterior Functional Crossbite: An Opportunity to restore form and function, The NYSDJ, August/September, 2005