Dr. Laurie McNamara McClatchey attended The University of Michigan for dental school and her Graduate Orthodontic education. Dr. McNamara splits her time professionally between private practice and teaching. Dr. McNamara is a part-time faculty member in the Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Michigan. Her teaching responsibilities include overseeing the clinical care provided by orthodontic residents along with her duties as course director of two didactic classes, providing an education in advanced techniques in orthodontics to both dental students and graduate orthodontic residents. Additionally, she has multiple publications and has lectured to dental professionals both nationally and internationally.