Saleh Al-Kharsa, DMD, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Building & Room:
College of Dentistry 801 S. Paulina Street, IL 60612
Dr. Saleh Al-Kharsa obtained his dental degree at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, where he immersed himself in all fields of dentistry. Fascinated with facial proportion and symmetry, he continued on to specialize in orthodontics at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
To provide the best and most up- to-date treatment for his patients, Dr. Al-Kharsa realizes that his profession takes a special dedication to life-long learning. He currently holds a part-time faculty position at the University of Illinois at Chicago where he enjoys sharing his knowledge with his students as well as staying on the cutting edge of all emerging techniques and technologies in his profession.
Dr. Al-Kharsa employs multiple techniques and appliances to suit his patient’s needs from conventional metal braces to clear aligner treatment (Invisalign). To ensure the best possible outcome for his patients, Dr. Al-Kharsa makes sure to gain their cooperation and actively involves them during all phases of their treatment.