Dr. Lawrence Harte, DDS

Dr. Lawrence Harte, DDS

Orthodontics  ·  

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Dr. Lawrence Harte, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Livingston, NJ and has been practicing for 56 years. He practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read his story

Harte Orthodontics

100 W Mount Pleasant Ave

Livingston, NJ 07039
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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • MetLife

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Dr. Harte's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Harte "Dr. Lawrence Harte is a graduate of Brooklyn Technical High School. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Columbia College, and his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Harte received his orthodontic training at the Eastman Center at the University of Rochester. “Dr. Larry” chose orthodontics when, at the age of 20, he researched career aptitude selections. He read the following: likes to sculpt, loves kids, enjoys being involved with the community, and is very fussy. The answer was orthodontics! Says Dr. Larry, “I am fortunate to have the opportunity to change people’s lives. My ultimate goal is to have every patient leave our office with renewed confidence, a feeling of self-esteem from a great experience and, of course, an incredible smile.” MEMBERSHIPS Dr. Harte is a fellow of the American College of Dentists and the International College of Dentists. He was a captain in the United States Air Force. Dr. Larry has lectured internationally and has written numerous scientific articles, which have appeared in a variety of professional publications. He is one of the pioneers in the treatment of patients in a caring and professional manner. He is a lecturer and a leader in the American Association of Orthodontics, a past President of the New Jersey Association of Orthodontics, and currently represents the profession in Washington, DC as a member of the Council on Governmental Affairs. Dr. Larry has also been Chairman of the Public Health Council of New Jersey, a prestigious position that deals with the health of all citizens of the state. PERSONAL LIFE Dr. Larry has three children: Jonathan, a physician, mountain climber and skier in Colorado; Helaine, a marketing major and triathlete; and Doug, a world-class sailor who is in practice with him. From a personal point of view, Dr. Larry has interests in cartooning, sculpting, and directing television shows. He is the founder of the Facial and Cosmetic Enhancement Center of New Jersey, is a National Geographic traveler and sailor, and enjoys writing poetry."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Harte "A family tradition of excellence and caring."

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

14  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosis of Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Open Bite
  • Overbite
  • Protruding Front Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Underbite

22  Procedures

  • Bite Adjustment
  • Clear Dental Braces
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Brace
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Incognito™ Invisible Braces
  • In-Ovation® System Braces
  • Invisalign Teen®
  • Invisalign®
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Nightguard
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Panoramic and Cephalometric Digital Dental X-Rays
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Retainers
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Spacers for Braces
  • Springs for Braces
  • Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Rochester
    Medical School | Graduated 1962

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harte's Reviews

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46 total reviews

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Dr. Harte's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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