Graduate Degree

Intercalated Degree
  • University of Dundee , 1999 , Dundee , Scotland

Medical School

  • University of Dundee , 2002 , Dundee , Scotland


  • University of Hong Kong , 2009 , Hong Kong


Dental Surgery
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh , 2011 , Edinburgh , Scotland


Craniofacial Orthodontics
  • Harvard School of Dental Medicine / Boston Children’s Hospital , 2014 , Boston , MA

Philosophy of Care

In my treatment of children born with facial differences I aim to maximize aesthetics and function while minimizing the longer term dental burdens.

I have an interest in the development of novel devices for Pre-surgical Orthopedics.


Dr. MacLaine is a full time Craniofacial Orthodontist at Boston Children’s Hospital and Instructor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine. His main research interest is in the field of Pre-surgical Orthopedics for infants with Cleft lip and palate.