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Downers Grove Orthodontics

Downers Grove Orthodontics

(630) 515-2727

Downers Grove Orthodontics

11 years in business
1330 Ogden Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515-2772
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BBB File Opened: 10/07/2008
Business Started: 08/17/2005
Business Started Locally: 08/17/2005
Business Incorporated: 08/17/2005 in IL
Type of Entity
Business Management
  • Dr. Meena Balakrishnan, Owner
Business Category
  • Dentist - Orthodontist
  • Teeth Whitening Services
  • Dentists
  • Dentistry - Cosmetic
  • NAICS: Offices of Dentists

Alternate Business Names
  • Yourthodontist Limited
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Downers Grove Orthodontics is an orthodontic office which provides braces and other orthodontic procedures for children and adults. Located in Downers Grove, IL, this office serves the western suburbs of Chicago, including Westmont, Hinsdale, Darien, Woodridge, Lisle, Willowbrook, Burr Ridge, Oak Brook, Oakbrook Terrace, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn, Lombard, Villa Park, Bolingbrook, Lemont, Countryside, Hodgkins, Westchester, La Grange Park, and Brookfield. The office was started in 2005 by Dr. Meenakshi Balakrishnan, DMD, MS.

Dr. Balakrishnan received her dental training at University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, where she graduated as valedictorian, and then proceeded to University of Illinois at Chicago for three years of orthodontic residency, where she received a Master's Degree in Oral Sciences in conjunction with her residency. She was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, a national dental honor society, upon completion of her dental training, and she is also a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and the Midwest Society of Orthodontists. Dr. Balakrishnan teaches at University of Illinois College of Dentistry in addition to maintaining her practice, and she is trilingual, being fluent in English, Hindi, and Tamil.

Patients may receive metal braces, clear braces, self-ligating braces, or a palatal expander from this office. More detailed information about each of these kinds of braces can be found on the website for Downers Grove Orthodontics. The office also installs Temporary Anchorage Devices, which are small titanium anchors which are placed into the jawbone in order to achieve certain tooth movements faster than conventional braces. Emergency care is also available at this clinic.

Visit the website for Downers Grove Orthodontics to learn more about the services available at this office, read about braces and the different types of orthodontic treatments, and contact the clinic to schedule an appointment.

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Downers Grove Orthodontics


Downers Grove Orthodontics

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