Dr. Brown received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Smith College and her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Following her undergraduate dental training, she received her specialty certificate in Prosthodontics from New York University College of Dentistry in the Postgraduate Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics. After years of clinical practice, Dr. Brown returned to education at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine to complete a 4 year Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Implant Surgery. She is a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics and Past President of its New York section. She is also a Fellow of the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics and currently its Treasurer and a Fellow, past Board Member, Secretary, and currently Vice President of the Northeastern Gnathological Society. She is the first woman in the state of New York to have completed and passed the requirements for Board Certification from the American Board of Prosthodontists. Dr. Brown is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in the Department of Prosthodontics. She has published numerous articles in the dental literature related to dental implants and prosthodontics, and lectures on these topics.