Educated in both dentistry (Harvard University) and medicine (Vanderbilt University) Dr. Jeffrey Posnick is American board certified in both Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Plastic Surgery. His professional appointments include Clinical Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.; Clinical Professor of Orthodontics at University of Maryland, School of Dentistry, Baltimore, Maryland; and Adjunct Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Howard University College of Dentistry, Washington, DC.
Dr. Posnick has lectured around the world and authored more than 300 medical journal articles and book chapters. His earlier two volume textbook, published by W.B. Saunders, Craniofacial and Maxillofacial Surgery in Children and Young Adults, is considered an authoritative reference. His current comprehensive two volume textbook Orthognathic Surgery: Principles and Practice published by Elsevier, captures the latest thinking for the evaluation and treatment of all aspects of dentofacial deformities. Dr. Posnick conducts an active clinical practice and serves as director of the Posnick Center for Facial Plastic Surgery in Chevy Chase, Maryland.