T. Gerard Bradley, BDS, MS, Dr.Med.Dent.

Professor, Department of Rehabilitative & Reconstructive Dentistry | Interim Provost

School of Dentistry, 501 S. Preston St.


  • Dr.Med.Dent. - University of Bern (Switzerland), 2013
  • Certificate of Specialty/Orthodontics - The Ohio State University, 1994
  • Master of Science - The Ohio State University, 1993
  • BDS - Cork Dental School (Ireland), 1988

Teaching Areas

  • Orthodontics

Professional Activities

  • Director - Dental Deans Institute
  • Reviewer - European Journal of Orthodontics
  • Reviewer - The Angle Orthodontist

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthodontists

  • American Dental Association

  • Tweed Society

  • Mid-West Edward H. Angle Society.

Selected Publications

Journal Articles
  • Papadagiannis D, Iliadi A, Bradley TG, Eliades G., Eliades T.  Viscoelastic properties of orthodontic adhesives used for lingual fixed retainer bonding Dental Materials. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dental.2016.09.041
  • Gerard Bradley T, Teske L, Eliades G, Zinelis S, Eliades T. Do the mechanical and chemical properties of InvisalignTM appliances change after use? A retrieval analysis. Eur J Orthod. 2015 Mar 3. pii: cjv003. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 25740599.
  • Bradley TG, Berzins DW, Valeri N, Pruszynski J, Eliades T, Katsaros C. An investigation into the mechanical and aesthetic properties of new generation coated nickel-titanium wires in the as-received state and after clinical use. Eur J Orthod. 2013 Jul 19. doi:10.1093/ejo/cjt048.
  • Bradley TG. Changes in orthodontic treatment modalities in the past 20 years: exploring the link between technology and scientific evidence. J Ir Dent Assoc. 2013 Apr-May; 59(2):91-4.
  • Bradley TG, Bosio JA, Grauer D. Residents' journal review. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2013 May; 143(5):599-601. 
  • Chang Y, Koenig LJ, Pruszynski JE, Bradley TG, Bosio JA, Liu D. Dimensional changes of upper airway after rapid maxillary expansion: a prospective cone-beam computed tomography study. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2013 Apr; 143(4):462-70.
  • Bradley TG. Residents' journal review. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2012 June; 141(6):676-678.
  • Bakhtari A, Bradley TG, Lobb WK, Berzins D. Galvanic corrosion between various combinations of orthodontic brackets and archwires. Published Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2011 July; 139, Issue 1, Pages 25-31.
  • Fitzgerald I, Bradley GT,  Bosio JA, Hefti A, Berzins D. Bonding with self-etching primers-- Pumice or pre-etch? An in-vitro study. 2011 Feb 7th, Eur Journal of Orthod. Epub.
  • Bosio JA, Bradley TG, and Hefti AF: Moving an incisor across the midline - A treatment alternative in an adolescent patient. Published Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2011 Apr; 139, Issue 4, Pages 533-543.
Book Chapters and Reviews
  • Orthodontic Aligner Treatment: A Review of Materials, Clinical Management, and Evidence. Chapter 1. Aligner Treatment: An Overview. Thieme Publishers.  L. Teske, T. G. Bradley and S. Huja.  Published December 2020
  • Orthodontic Aligner Treatment: A Review of Materials, Clinical Management, and Evidence. Chapter 12. Intraoral Aging and Changes on Aligner Mechanical Properties. Thieme Publishers.  S. Zinellis, T. G. Bradley and T. Eliades.  Published December 2020
  • THE ORTHO-PERIO PATIENT. Clinical Evidence & Therapeutic Guidelines. Chapter 8. Periodontal Considerations in Orthodontic and Orthopedic Expansion. A. Dentino, T.G. Bradley, Quintessence Publishing USA, 2019.
  • Orthodontic Applications of Biomaterials. A clinical Guide. Material properties and effects on mechanotherapy. Eliades, T.G. Bradley, W. Brantley. Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials. Elsevier Inc., 2017.
  • Risk Management in Orthodontics: Experts Guide to Malpractice.  Graber T, Eliades T and Bradley TG.  Quintessence Inc, 2003.