Education and Continuing Education

Dr. Melvin H. “Mel” Pearson believes patients deserve the best that orthodontic technology has to offer. In order to stay on the cutting edge of emerging trends, he attends seminars and lectures throughout the year.

  • Founder of the Richmond County Dental Hygiene Study Group
  • Editor of Orthodontic Cyber Journal

Professional Memberships

Military Service
Dr. Pearson was a Captain in the US Air Force Dental Corps before being honorably discharged.

Family Life
Dr. Pearson is married to his wonderful wife, Paula, and has four children, Rachel, Stacey, Gina, and Michael. He also has four grandchildren, Ethan, Noah, Nicholas, Elle, and Luke.

“I am proud to have served Staten Island with quality orthodontic care since 1971. My unique patients provide endless learning opportunities. I enjoy getting to know them, their goals and their hobbies. Orthodontics gives me the chance to help better the lives and self-esteem of those in my community.”