UIC Department of Orthodontics Clinical Faculty Fall 2018

UIC Department of Orthodontics Clinical Faculty Fall 2018

About Dept of Orthodontics UIC 2017 Edition.pdf

Department Head and Directors


Department Head and Directors

Veerasathpurush Allareddy
Department Head
Brodie Craniofacial Endowed Chair

Budi Kusnoto
Program and Clinic Director 

Maria Therese Galang-Boquiren
Director, Predoctoral Orthodontics

Jennifer Caplin
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthodontics


Melissa Portis
Assistant to the Head

Huibi Liu
Information Technology Specialist


Full-time Faculty

Veerasathpurush Allareddy
Phimon Atsawasuwan
Jennifer Caplin
Mohammed H. Elnagar
Maria Therese Galang-Boquiren
Budi Kusnoto
​​​​​​​Christina Nicholas, Anthropologist
Flavio Sanchez
Grace Viana, Statistician

Part-time Faculty

Saleh Al-Kharsa
Benjamin Belavsky
Dale Benjamin
Kyint Chwa
Sharon Durfee
Laurence Golden
Andrew Haas
Chester Handelman
William Hohlt
Edward John
Haitao Li
Qingshan Li
Xianghong Luan
Yana Nedvetsky (Interdisciplinary)
Noor Obaisi
Ralph Robbins
Jacqueline Rosen
Matthew Sagun
Emiliya Taneva
T. Peter Tsay
Isaac C. Yue

Adjunct Faculty / Lecturers

Samuel Berkowitz (orthodontics)
Myung-rip Kim (orthodontics)
Leon Laub (orthodontic materials)
Spiro Megremis (materials)
Nelson Oppermann (orthodontics)
Nicholas Panomitros (law)
Michael E. Stone (psychology)
Ronald Jacobson (orthodontics)

Visiting Lecturers

Vincent Arpino
Dan Bills
Gregory Defelice
Edward Lin
Ahmed Masoud
Spencer Pope
Terry Sellke

Contact Us

Department of Orthodontics (M/C 841)

College of Dentistry University of Illinois at Chicago 801 S. Paulina Street, RM 131 Chicago, IL 60612-7211 Fax 312-996-0873.

For general information about the Department of Orthodontics, programs, residency applications, and events, call 312-996-7138.

Applicants to the orthodontic specialty program may also acquire information about application procedures via email: ortho@uic.edu.