Dr. Neil Gorin is a board certified orthodontic specialist who has been practicing in Brooklyn and Lynbrook (Long Island) NY for over 20 years. Dr. Gorin was one of twenty-four students, selected from an application pool of thousands, to attend the prestigious School of Dental Medicine at Stony Brook University, where he received his D.D.S. degree.
Originally educated as an engineer, his advanced training in physics, mechanics, material science, statics and dynamics, force and stress analysis and mathematics, combined with his specialty training in dentistry, affords Dr. Gorin a unique perspective of orthodontic practice.
While attending the University of Maryland, he developed a mathematical model that is used for the computerized analysis of orthodontic x-rays. The recognition of Dr. Gorin's software as a research tool and clinical aid was instrumental in the computerization of the orthodontic postgraduate department at the University of Maryland.
Upon completing his postgraduate orthodontic training at the University of Maryland, Dr. Gorin was invited to be the first Associate Professor in the Division of Orthodontic Technology.
Dr. Gorin is the developer of RUBYNOTES – a secure computerized patient charting system with special security enhancements that go well beyond government standards. The software offers so much extra security that a doctor can protect a particular part of a patient’s chart entry with heightened security. A paragraph, a sentence, a word or even an image can have an increased level of safety. Only those individuals with the proper security clearance can view the extra protected regions of a patient’s chart.
Certification as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics signifies a unique achievement for an orthodontist. Dr. Gorin shares this distinction with only 2200 other orthodontists worldwide. Certification, which is a voluntary process, provides an extensive review of the orthodontist's basic education, as well as an intensive assessment of the orthodontist's clinical expertise. Becoming a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics exemplifies Dr. Gorin's conscientious effort to excel in his specialty. The American Board of Orthodontics is the only orthodontic specialty board recognized by the American Dental Association.
Dr. Gorin is a member of several professional associations and societies. In keeping current, he has developed special interests in adult orthodontic therapy, facial esthetics, cosmetic dentistry, combined orthodontic/surgical treatment, orthodontic skeletal anchorage systems (TAD's), Accelerated Osteogenic Orthodontics(tm), Wilckodontics(tm), pre-prosthetic orthodontic preparation and dento-facial orthopedics, as well as traditional adolescent orthodontic therapy.
Dr. Gorin is often called upon to prepare lectures and educational programs for other dental specialists, restorative doctors and post-graduate residents. In doing so, Dr. Gorin is continually offering unique and countless solutions for the restorative dental team.
Satisfied and thankful patients who have referred friends, co-workers and members of their families for orthodontic treatment gives Dr. Gorin a great sense of pride and accomplishment. He loves being greeted by all of the great looking smiles that he has created while out in the community. After over twenty years of providing orthodontic care for thousands of patients, the greetings just keep coming.