Birte Melsen DDS, CertOrtho

Dr. Birte Melsen defended her Doctorate degree on The Cranial base at the university of Aarhus in 1974 and became professor and head shortly after, Title she maintained until 2012. She has published widely in topics related to growth and development, periodontology, Adult orthodontics, TAD and bone biology. She is awarded the knighthood of Dannebrog first degree by the queen. Birte Melsen has lectured all over the world and is an honorary member of numerous international societies. She has also been as affiliated and done research with universities in Europe, US and Australia. She maintains a part-time private praxis in L├╝beck in Germany and supports a house for homeless children in Brasil. She is also a visiting professor at NYU (US) and in Hanover (Germany) and adjunct professor in Perth (West Australia). In 2018 she received the Ketcham Award.