About Richard E Donatelli
Dr. Richard Donatelli received his Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD) degree, Master of Science degree, and Certificate in Orthodontics from the University of Florida. Dr. Donatelli maintains an orthodontic practice within the University of Florida’s Faculty Practice. Dr. Donatelli currently serves as Clinical Assistant Professor and Program Director in the Department of Orthodontics where he teaches orthodontics to the orthodontic residents, pedodontic residents, and dental students. He helps to oversee the Graduate Orthodontic Residency program. He also acts as director of the joint pedodontic/orthodontic course program, and serves as an attending professor in the Graduate Orthodontic Clinic. He also has served as an orthodontic representative on the Craniofacial Center Team and provides and directs an annual continuing education orthodontic course for general and pediatric dentists. Dr. Donatelli has authored many scientific orthodontic research articles published in various peer-reviewed journals including the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Angle Orthodontist, the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the Korean Journal of Orthodontics, and the Journal of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Research. Dr. Donatelli serves on the editorial review board for The Angle Orthodontist and The World Federation of Orthodontists. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Southern Association of Orthodontist, the Florida Association of Orthodontists, the Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists, and the American Dental Education Association. Dr. Donatelli is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Donatelli also maintains a private orthodontic practice in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
American Board of Orthodontics certificationAmerican Board of Orthodontics
Florida Board of Dentistry LicenseFlorida Board of Dentistry
Research Areas: Clinical and Basic Science Development of automated computer trained cephalometics, diagnosis, and treatment planning, methods of predicting clinical outcomes after orthognathic surgeries, class III patients, improvements in Invisalign treatment, affects on orthodontic tooth movement