Gersch Orthodontics

Advanced Cosmetic SMILES for Children & Adults

Westfield Linden Linden
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Meet Dr. Ilona Rossignol

Ilona Polur Rossignol, DMD

Dr. Ilona Rossignol loves being an orthodontist and creating beautiful smiles. She especially enjoys developing relationships with her patients and their families while watching the transformation not only in her patients’ smiles, but also in their overall attitudes and confidence. Dr. Rossignol’s patients are her utmost priority, and she strives to make each one feel comfortable and look forward to their visits with her. Dr. Rossignol joined the practice in 2014.


Dr. Rossignol was born and raised in New York City and graduated magna cum laude from New York University in 2006 with a B.A. in Mathematics. She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Harvard University in 2011, graduating with honors. While at Harvard, she simultaneously completed a Master of Public Health degree with a concentration in Health Policy and Management. Dr. Rossignol continued her post-doctoral training in the specialty of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, where she served as chief resident and was awarded a Master of Science for her genetics research on TMJ degeneration.

Continuing Education

Dr. Rossignol is committed to her continued education and professional development. She has been the recipient of multiple honors and awards, including the American Association of Orthodontics Research Award and the AAOB Oral Biology Award, and has had her research published in numerous journals. Dr. Rossignol serves as a peer-reviewer for the European Journal of Orthodontics and the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. She is also a member of the executive board of the Columbia Orthodontic Alumni Society.

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Outside the Office

Dr. Rossignol lives with her husband in Maplewood, New Jersey. She loves art and theater. In her free time you can find her attending the ballet and opera, exploring museums and traveling with her husband.