Dr. Riddhi Desai

( Orthodontist )

Dr. Riddhi Desai grew up in the small town of Somerset, Pennsylvania. After earning her Doctor of Medical Dentistry (DMD) degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, she continued her education at Oregon Health & Sciences University. At Oregon she earned her Master of Science in Dentistry (MSD) degree in Orthodontics. During her time in dental school, Dr. Desai found that the most engaging cases were those in which she built long-term relationships with her patients.

Dr. Desai has held the following Fellowships & Externships:

Oregon Health & Sciences University – TMJ Mechanics & Growth Research
Doernbecher Children’s Hospital- Cleft Palate & Craniofacial Program
UPenn Center for Advanced Medicine – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Externship

Dr. Desai holds memberships in the following professional organizations:

American Board of Orthodontics
American Association of Orthodontists
American Dental Association
Chicago Dental Society
Psi Omega Dental Fraternity

When Dr. Desai has free time, she can be found practicing her serve at the local tennis court or supporting her favorite sports teams, the Chicago Bears and the Pittsburgh Steelers.