Paul Burkey, DDS, Loyola '83
President, UIC Dental Alumni Board of Directors
Dr. Paul S. Burkey is a graduate of Loyola University Chicago School of Dentistry, finishing as valedictorian in 1983. Dr. Burkey pursued specialty training in orthodontics at the University of Iowa, completing a Master of Science degree with thesis and earning a Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics in 1985. He is in private practice in Vernon Hills, Illinois.
Dr. Burkey is affiliated with the American Association of Orthodontists, Midwestern Society of Orthodontists, Illinois Society of Orthodontists, Christian Medical and Dental Society, Central Lake County Dental Study Club, and is involved in a local Seattle Study Club as well as a Spear Study Club. Dr. Burkey is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.
Dr. Burkey has published professional articles in both the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, and The Angle Orthodontist, and he co-authored a chapter in Textbook of Orthodontics, published in 2001.
Dr. Burkey serves on the Board’s Nominations and Sponsorship Committees.