Dr Viren Patel was born and raised in the Chicagoland area. He completed a Bachelors at Loyola University of Chicago. He went on to receive his dental degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. He furthered his studies by completing a dental residency program in Indianapolis at the VA Hospital at Indiana University. He is the dental director and currently focuses on Invisalign. He also coordinates your treatment between the various dental specialties for patients needed more than one dental provider.
Invisalign is a new system of straightening teeth without the use of conventional braces. A series of clear plastic aligners are utilized to create tooth movement. Moving teeth with removable aligners is not new. However, the computer program, which can generate a series of aligners with small changes is the new part. Invisalign is recommended for orthodontic situations with mild to moderate spacing or crowding. They are virtually undetectable, easy to use and comfortable.