Jeryl D. English DDS, MS

Jeryl D. English, DDS, MS, currently serves as Chair and Program Director of the Department of Orthodontics at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Dentistry (UTSD), where he holds an appointment at the rank of Professor with Tenure. Dr. English earned his dental degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC) and received his orthodontic specialty certificate and a Master of Science degree in oral biology from UMKC. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics (ABO) and served as ABO President from 2010 – 2011. Dr. English also serves as an Ad Hoc reviewer for The Angle Orthodontist and The American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. He has published over 130 abstracts, 126 refereed articles, 7 book chapters and an orthodontic textbook published by Elsevier entitled “Mosby’s Orthodontic Review.” Among numerous honors and awards, Dr. English has been recognized with the Yellen-Schoverling Award from The University of Texas Orthodontic Alumni Association, Orthodontic Alumnus of the Year Award from UMKC, the inaugural Dianne and Fred Garret endowed chair in the Department of Orthodontics at UTSD, the UT Board of Regents Teaching Award, and most recently the American Association of Orthodontics' Dale B. Wade Award of Excellence in Orthodontics. Dr. English has a broad range of clinical interests in treating orthodontic patients, including surgical orthodontic interdisciplinary and functional treatment.