Orthodontist: Designing Smiles Can Make You Smile - View the video

Siddhi  Doshi DDS, MS

Presenter
Siddhi Doshi DDS, MS
Orthodontist
Greater Madison Orthodontics

Location:
5520 Medical Circle Drive
Madison, WI 53719

Website: http://greatermadisonorthodontics.com/

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  • Health Science

Biography:
At the age of 13, Siddhi Doshi had the opportunity to meet and observe the work of Mother Teresa. As a result, she developed a passion for service. Attending Illinois Wesleyan University, Dr. Doshi received a degree in Biology and a concentration in Philosophy. Combining her love of science and her desire to serve the community lead her to obtaining a degree in dentistry and further specializing in Orthodontics. Dr. Doshi obtained her Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) from the University of Illinois. Dr. Doshi continued her post-graduate at the University of Illinois, Chicago receiving a Masters in Oral Science (M.S.) and an orthodontic certificate. Dr. Doshi completed rotations in the Craniofacial Center learning to treat Cleft Lip and Palate. She was trained in a variety of treatment modalities including self-ligating appliances, Invisalign, early treatment and adult treatment. As a dental student and orthodontic resident, Dr. Doshi was the proud recipient of numerous awards highlighting her compassion, intellect, and leadership. Her hard work and determination landed her an amazing job as an orthodontic associate in Madison, and since then, she calls Madison her home.

Description:
An orthodontist not only straightens teeth to provide a gorgeous smile, but also helps teeth fit together for proper long-term function. It’s not just about cosmetics. Dr. Siddhi Doshi says the fun of being an orthodontist comes from developing relationships with patients and their families and gaining tremendous satisfaction from transforming a shy adolescent into a confident teenager. Orthodontists also work as part of medical team caring for those with anomalies such as cleft lip. Dr. Doshi shares her insight on the spectrum of what you can do as an orthodontist, the schooling required, the pros and cons of the profession, and why she truly believes it’s the best career in the world. (Running Time 22:11)