2014 ACP headshotMeet Dr. Torres-Melendez

Diplomate, American Board of Prosthodontics

Dr. Elaine Torres-Melendez graduated from Newcomb College of Tulane University in 1978 and The School of Dental Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania in 1982.  After graduation from dental school she completed a General Practice Residency in the Brown University Program in Medicine at Rhode Island Hospital in 1983. Subsequently, in 1986 Dr. Torres-Melendez completed specialty training in Fixed Prosthodontics at the Graduate School of Dentistry of Temple University.  She has been in practice since then when she opened her office in Yardley. Dr. Torres-Melendez is a Board-certified prosthodontist, a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics.

She holds membership in the following professional organizations:

  • American College of Prosthodontists
  • Pennsylvania Prosthodontics Association
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • Delaware Valley Academy of Osseointegration
  • American Dental Association
  • Pennsylvania Dental Association
  • Montgomery-Bucks Dental Society
  • A. V. Purinton Academy 

To view and listen to Dr. Torres-Melendez speaking about Prosthodontics please visit:

The Importance of Digital Dentistry