Dr. Joan P. Klayton
Dr. Klayton is a board certified Orthodontist with over 20 years of experience. She is dedicated to providing individualized orthodontic treatments most suitable for her patients’ needs and desires, while consistently committed to achieving the highest standards in care and comfort. She has been awarded the coveted Fellowship (FAGD) status in the Academy of General Dentistry, an achievement of which only 14 orthodontists had attained at the time worldwide.
Dr. Klayton attended the Temple University School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, PA and graduated in the top ten of her class. After a year in hospital based general practice residency and four years of practice as a general dentist in Philadelphia & South Jersey, she returned to refine her dentistry skills at UMDNJ in their Orthodontic Specialty Program. She grew up in Ocean Township, NJ. Currently, she is actively involved with finding forever homes for homeless dogs at risk of euthanasia. Dr. Klayton is also a former state champion gymnast and enjoys keeping physically active.