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General & Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr. Ghazal Kermani, DDS
Dr. Ghazal Kermani, known as “Dr. K”, is a U.S. born citizen who has an extensive education in the U.S. and overseas from highly respected universities. She completed her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from Ibn Sina Medical College in Saudi Arabia. She then moved to the U.S. and successfully graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, California with a degree in Dental surgery. With international exposure in dental practices in the Middle East, at highly the prestigious King Fahd Hospital, she brings a wealth of experience and knowledge.
Upon graduation from USC, she moved to Chicago, Illinois and where she started her practice. Her fluency in several languages such as Arabic, Farsi and English have made her a multi-language dentist who could easily communicate and cater a vast group of patients. In addition to General Dentistry, completion of several training programs in cosmetic dentistry has greatly diversified her field of practice. Furthermore, her membership in dental associations constantly add and promote her knowledge, relationships and networking with the best experts in her field.
Education and qualifications:
Dr. Rory Chong, DDS
Dr. Chong was born and raised in Toronto, Canada, where he studied at the University of Toronto obtaining his degree in Industrial Engineering and Applied Mathematics. Thereafter, he went on to complete his dental education at New York University where he graduated amongst the top of his class and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society. It is needless to say but his passion to educate has given him the opportunity to present case studies at conferences, lead study clubs, and train at world class dental institutions.
Dr. Chong completed his orthodontic residency at the University of Illinois in Chicago while excelling at the top of his class with accolades such as winner of a National Invisalign Award. During his tenure at UIC he also obtained a Masters degree for his research involving the development of a novel method for analysis of tooth movement in 3D. Dr. Chong is a caring and talented dentist who possesses the highest qualifications and is well skilled in all aspects of orthodontics. He is an adept practitioner committed to providing the best care available personalized for each family member.
Board Certified Periodontist
Dr. Zaid Atarchi
Dr. Zaid Atarchi is a Board Certified Periodontist, he graduated in 2001, obtaining his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the College of Dentistry, Baghdad University. He was selected to complete a prosthodontics residency at the same school. This residency provided him with advanced training in restorative dentistry, he earned his Master’s Degree and Certificate in Prosthodontics in 2005. He held a faculty position as a full-time Clinical Lecturer at the College of Dentistry, Baghdad University. He spent several years in private practice and volunteering in community clinics, serving and educating oral health for people in need. Helping people and improving their smiles energizes him. He feels fortunate to be rewarded emotionally every day for what he does, who he helps, and who he gets to work with. His interest in education compelled him to pursue another specialty training program, he enrolled at Saint Louis University Center for Advanced Dental Education, where he earned his Master of Science in dentistry and Certificate in Periodontics in 2016.Dr. Atarchi had been a member of American Dental Association and Chicago Dental Society. He is currently an active member of American Academy of Periodontology.
Our prestigious memberships include: American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Orange County Dental association, American Academy of Facial Esthetics, Associate Member, and USC Alumni.
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"Dentist and staff are awesome. The dentist is excellent at explaining what he is going to do and provides multiple recommendations or suggestions. Dr. Kermani is not pushy and very professional!"