Miriam T. Furlong, D.M.D. has been in practice since 1998,  after completing her Orthodontic residency at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, NY.  Prior to that she attended New Jersey Dental School (now Rutgers) in Newark, NJ for her Doctorate degree (D.M.D.).  She obtained her Bachelor of Science from Georgian Court University in Lakewood, NJ.

In addition to practicing orthodontics, Dr Furlong is a leader in her professional community.  She is a past-president of the Monmouth-Ocean County Dental Society, on the board of trustees of the New Jersey Dental Association, on the board of trustees of the New Jersey Association of Orthodontists, and on the Governmental Affairs Committee of the Mid-Atlantic Society of Orthodontists.  She is active in community outreach and provides pro-bono treatment to people in need.  Her honors and awards include Top NJ Dentists/NJ Monthly Magazine and  Top Dentists in Ocean County/Asbury Park Press Readers Choice poll.