Dr. Peter Antonellis

Dr. Peter Antonellis

Dr. Peter Antonellis is a North Jersey native and spent the early years of his life in nearby Bergen County. He is a proud alumnus of Don Bosco Preparatory High School, where he graduated with honors. Dr. Antonellis went on to receive a bachelor’s degree in Biology with honors from Rutgers University. He then obtained his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, followed by a two year orthodontic residency. He obtained his Orthodontic Specialty Certification in 1983. Dr. Antonellis is Board Certified and has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics since 1996.

In 1984, Dr. Antonellis opened his private practice in Montville, New Jersey. In addition to his practice, he is an Attending in the department of Orthodontics at Bronx Lebannon Hospital Center. Prior to this position, Dr. Antonellis was a Part-time Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthodontics at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine for ten years. Dr. Antonellis is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists and the New Jersey Association of Orthodontists. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association and the Tri-County Dental Association.

When he’s not treating patients, Dr. Antonellis enjoys golfing and time with family and friends. His other passion is oil painting which has produced some wonderful portraits, some of which are displayed in his waiting room.