Rachel Kwal Feinstein, DDS, MS - Orthodontist Merrick, NY

Dr. Rachel Kwal Feinstein was born and raised in Boca Raton, Florida. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington University in St. Louis with a major in Political Science and a minor in Spanish. Dr. Kwal Feinstein received both her Doctoral Dental degree and post-doctorate degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics from New York University College of Dentistry. During her residency she served as a pre-doctoral clinical instructor of invisalign and received an additional Certificate in Education for both teaching dental health at local middle schools and her mentorship to pre-doctoral honors residents.

Dr. Kwal Feinstein has a keen interest in advancing the profession of Orthodontics and as a member of the Consortium for Translational Orthodontic Research has had her work presented in national and international Orthodontic research platforms. Her latest collaboration on accelerated tooth movement was published in the journal Seminars of Orthodontics.

Dr. Kwal Feinstein is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontics, American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, International Association of Dental Research, Consortium for Translational Orthodontic Research, and is an American Board certified Orthodontist candidate expected Fall 2015.

Dr. Kwal Feinstein currently lives in Manhattan with her husband Jarrod. They met at Washington University and enjoy tennis, skiing, and traveling. They participate in charitable events for many organizations, and serve as national youth leadership board members of the FIDF.

Dr. Kwal Feinstein believes everyone deserves a healthy, vibrant smile. A smile conveys confidence and an overall sense of well-being that can enhance relationships both socially and professionally.