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Sean W. McLaren, D.D.S.

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Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 341-7316

Office: (585) 341-7177

Fax: (585) 341-7187

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Patient Care Setting



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.



Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2004 - 06/30/2006
Residency in Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry at Eastman Dental Center

07/01/2001 - 06/30/2003
Residency in Dentistry, General Practice at University of Rochester Medical Center


2019 - Present
Pierre Fauchard Academy

2016 - Present
Fellow American College of Dentists


Journal Articles

Hafiz M. Moin Anwer, Hamad N. Albagieh, Mythili Kalladka, Harmeet K. Chiang, Shaima Malik, Sean W. McLaren, Junad Khan. "The role of the dentist in the diagnosis and management of pediatric sleep apnea" . The Saudi Dental Journal. 2021; 33(2).

Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT; McLaren SW; Billings RJ. ""Advancement of Teledentistry at the University of Rochester, Eastman Institute for Oral Health". Health Affairs. December 2018, 37:12; 1960-1966." Health Affairs. 2018; : 1960-1966.

McLaren SW, Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT. "Compliance with dental treatment recommendations by rural paediatric patients after a live-video teledentistry consultation: A preliminary report." Journal of telemedicine and telecare.. 2016 Apr; 22(3):198-202. Epub 2015 Jun 26.