Dr. Maxine Feinberg is installed as ADA president
CHICAGO, Ill., USA: Maxine Feinberg, DDS, who practices periodontics in Cranford, N.J., was installed as president of the American Dental Association during a recent meeting of the ADA House of Delegates in San Antonio. Feinberg is the third female to serve as the president of the 158,000-member organization.
Prior to becoming the ADA’s president, Feinberg served as president-elect from 2013 to 2014. A longtime ADA member, Feinberg’s previous positions in organized dentistry have included serving as Fourth District trustee to the ADA House of Delegates and as president of the New Jersey Dental Association, the first woman to serve in that position.
She also served as president of the New Jersey State Board of Dentistry and as a delegate in both the ADA and New Jersey Dental Association’s House of Delegates.
Feinberg is a fellow in the American College of Dentists, the International College of Dentists and the Pierre Fauchard Academy.
A graduate of New York University and the New York University College of Dentistry, Feinberg lives in Westfield, N.J., with her husband, John Wynne, and daughters, Haley and Rebecca.