Dr. Komal Patel DMD, MS
Dr. Komal Patel graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelors of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology. She then went on to study dentistry at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, where she earned her Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD). She graduated top 3 in her class and then went on to study orthodontics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. She graduated with her certificate in orthodontics, a masters of science, and a certificate in lingual orthodontics. During her final year she was elected chief resident of her class.
After residency Dr. Patel passed her rigorous board exams and achieved board certification in orthodontics and is a diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.
Dr. Patel is an active member in her community is currently a member of the current organizations
- American Board of Orthodontics
- American Association of Orthodontists®
- American Dental Association®
- The Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
- American Lingual Orthodontic Association
As a lifelong learner, Dr. Patel stays at the forefront of orthodontics by taking continuing education courses and attending annual meetings with orthodontists from all over the world.
Outside the Office:
Dr. Patel was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She met her wonderful husband at the University of Illinois. Together they both pursued careers in healthcare, where her husband is currently a physician for Renown. In her off time, Dr. Patel enjoys hiking with her adorable dog Wrigley, skiing, and playing tennis.