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Sean W. McLaren, D.D.S.
UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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About Me

Dr. McLaren serves as Chief Quality, Compliance and Safety Officer and Medical Director for Eastman Insitute for Oral Health, an Article 28 Facility of New York State. He previously served as Chairman of the division of Pediatric Dentistry and the Pediatric Dentistry (residency) Program Director at...
Dr. McLaren serves as Chief Quality, Compliance and Safety Officer and Medical Director for Eastman Insitute for Oral Health, an Article 28 Facility of New York State. He previously served as Chairman of the division of Pediatric Dentistry and the Pediatric Dentistry (residency) Program Director at EIOH. Dr. McLaren grew up in Greece, NY and graduated from McQuaid Jesuit High School. After graduating from SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, he furthered his training in a two-year general practice residency program at Strong Memorial Hospital and a pediatric dentistry residency program at Eastman Dental. He is a Board-certified pediatric dentist. Dr. McLaren treats patients at the URMC Sawgrass Surgical Center, and he treats medically compromised patients in the operating room at Golisano Childrens Hospital, UR Medicine. He lives in Greece with his wife and their two children.

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Dentistry (SMD)

Associate Professor - Department of Pediatrics (SMD) - Joint

Credentials

Residency & Fellowship

Residency, Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Center. 2004 - 2006

Residency, Dentistry, General Practice, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2001 - 2003

Awards

Pierre Fauchard Academy. 2019

Fellow American College of Dentists. 2016

Publications

Journal Articles

The role of the dentist in the diagnosis and management of pediatric sleep apnea

Hafiz M. Moin Anwer, Hamad N. Albagieh, Mythili Kalladka, Harmeet K. Chiang, Shaima Malik, Sean W. McLaren, Junad Khan.

The Saudi Dental Journal. 2021; 33(2).

"Advancement of Teledentistry at the University of Rochester, Eastman Institute for Oral Health". Health Affairs. December 2018, 37:12; 1960-1966.

Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT; McLaren SW; Billings RJ.

Health Affairs. 2018; : 1960-1966.

Compliance with dental treatment recommendations by rural paediatric patients after a live-video teledentistry consultation: A preliminary report.

McLaren SW, Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT

Journal of telemedicine and telecare.. 2016 April 22 (3):198-202. Epub 06/26/2015.

Accuracy of Teledentistry Examination at Predicting Actual Treatment Modality in a Pediatric Dentistry Clinic

Sean W. McLaren, DDS; Dorota T. Kopycka-Kedzierawski DDS, MPH; Jed Nordfelt DDS.

Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. .

Candida Albicans Carriage in Children with Severe Early Childhood Caries (S-ECC) and Maternal Relatedness

Xiao J; Moon Y; Li L; Rustchenko E; Wakabayashi H; Zhao X; Feng C; Gill SR; McLaren S; Malmstrom H; Ren Y; Quivey R; Koo H; Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT.

PLoS One. 2016 Oct 14;11(10):e0164242. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0164242. .