Meet the Doctors
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Norman Wingate Boyd, Jr., D.D.S.
"Dr. Norman" graduated from Lafayette College in 1964 with a degree in Physics. He then attended Columbia University College of Dental Medicine where he received his D.D.S. degree in 1968. For the next two years, Dr. Norman served as a Captain in the Air Force Dental Corps, stationed in Biloxi, Mississippi. He received his advanced specialty training in Prosthodontics at NYU College of Dentistry. He has taught at Columbia for many years in the Prosthodontic Division. Dr. Norman lives and breathes dentistry and has dedicated his career to helping patients and teaching the next generation of dentists. He and his wife, Julianne, have three children, Sarah, Ned (Norman III), and Emily. Julianne is the Artistic Director of the Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
Alvin Taplin Boyd, D.M.D.
"Dr. Alvin" graduated from Lafayette College in 1967 with a degree in Biology. He then attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine where he received his D.M.D. degree in 1971 with numerous honors. He completed a Mixed Dental Internship in General Dentistry, General Anesthesia and Oral Surgery at Philadelphia General Hospital where he was selected Intern of the Year. He has been in private practice in Manhattan since then and has taught at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in the Operative Dentistry Division for over 25 years. Dr. Alvin takes pride in passing along his honed dental skills and expertise to the next generation of Boyd dentists. He and his wife, Anne, live in Chappaqua, New York and have four children, Justin, Allison, Evan and Andrew. Anne is a Volunteer EMT in Chappaqua.
Norman Wingate Boyd, III, D.D.S.
"Dr. Ned" graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 1996 concentrating in Classics-Latin. He then taught Latin at Trinity School, his high school alma mater, for one year. Dr. Ned received his D.D.S. degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in 2001, where he was editor-in-chief of the Columbia Dental Review. In 2004, Dr. Ned completed his advanced specialty training in Prosthodontics at NYU College of Dentistry. Since then, he has been practicing full-time at Drs. Boyd and has taught dentistry at Columbia and NYU. Dr. Ned believes that his academic and clinical education, combined with the apprenticeship nature of his family’s practice, has provided him with the high level of skill needed to care for our patients’ complex dental needs. He lives in Manhattan with his wife, Christina, and his children, Nate (Norman IV) and Alexandra. Christina is an Endodontist in New York City.
Andrew Wingate Boyd, D.D.S.
"Dr. Andrew" graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania in 2007 with a B.A. in Psychology. He received his D.D.S. degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in 2011 where he was awarded many clinical and academic honors and was student government president. After dental school, Dr. Andrew completed a one year General Practice Residency at the Manhattan V.A. Hospital, followed by his advanced specialty training in Prosthodontics. In his final year, he was elected Chief Resident by his professors and peers. Dr. Andrew brings a wealth of new ideas and techniques to our practice and our patients and also enjoys teaching prosthodontics at NYU College of Dentistry. He lives in Manhattan with his wife, Stephanie, who works as a Marketing Executive in New York City.
Justin Shepard Boyd, D.D.S.
"Dr. Justin" graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from Dartmouth College in 1996 where he was captain of the Varsity Lacrosse team. Before dental school, he spent a year working in this office as a dental laboratory technician. Dr. Justin graduated from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in 2001 attaining many clinical and academic honors. After dental school he completed a one year General Practice Residency at the Manhattan VA. Since then, he has been practicing full-time at Drs. Boyd and taught operative dentistry at Columbia. Dr. Justin is committed to learning the latest dental techniques and his passion for dentistry shows in how well he treats his patients. He lives in Chatham, NJ with his wife, Jess, and loves coaching his four sons in lacrosse. Jess is an Advertising Creative Producer in New York City.