Ashwini Joshi, MDS, DDS, MS
A graduate of the University of Michigan, Dr. Joshi was recently awarded the Milo Hellman Research Award, a top honor given by the American Association of Orthodontists. Her research that earned the prestigious award was entitled, Temporomandibular IGF-1 Injections Enhance Mandibular Growth and Condylar Bone Deposition in Male Adolescent Sprague Dawley Rats.
A knowledgable and caring practitioner, we are so excited to have Dr Joshi as part of our team. She is a member of the CDS, ADA, ISDS and AAO.
Dr. Michael Wurbel, DDS
Dr. Wurbel was born in Kankakee, Illinois and attended Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL for his undergraduate education. After receiving his bachelors degree in DeKalb, Dr. Wurbel completed his dental education in Alton, IL at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in 2006.
Dr. Wurbel enjoys spending time with his fiancee and friends. He plays different sports like golf and basketball, likes travelling, and listening to music.
He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Association and in 2006 was honored with the International Congress of Oral Implantologists Award. Dr. Wurbel has extended training in the surgical placement and restoration of dental implants.
Dr. Maja Simic, DDS
For the past six years I have been working as a general dentist and I have been successfully practicing all aspects of general dentistry. Continuing dental education is an integral part of my life. Patient comfort and satisfaction is my main goal, and I deliver comprehensive dental treatment from restorative dentistry, root canals simple and surgical extractions to cosmetic dental treatments.
Dr. Nishma Patel, DDS
“My patients can expect to have a comfortable visit every time. I value each patient’s thoughts and opinion and will work with them to develop the best treatment plan that addresses their dental needs. My goal is to see every patient happy with the end results.”
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Patel enjoys cooking – experimenting with new recipes especially Italian – and leisure reading. She is looking forward to exploring the great outdoors of Colorado.
Dr. Cleidy Arboleda, DDS, MS
Dr. Arboleda was born and raised in Colombia, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and also a degree as specialist in Orthodontics. She moved to Chicago in 2009 and after three years in residency, Dr. Arboleda received her Master of Science degree in Oral Sciences and Certificate of Orthodontics from the university of Illinois at Chicago.
She is dedicated to continuing education and her professional affiliations include The American Association of Orthodontists, The Illinois Society of Orthodontist, The American Dental Association and The Chicago Dental Society.
“Studying Orthodontics has allowed me to tangibly see the difference that you can make in someone’s life, big or small. Giving someone the confidence to smile with pride is a privilege”.