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Dr. Josh Padavano

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Dr. Josh Padovano is an Illinois native. He grew up in a rural community before moving to Chicago for college. Dr. Padovano attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where he earned his B.S. in bioengineering. He then studied at the UIC College of Dentistry to earn his Ph.D. and D.M.D degrees. After graduating with his dental degree, Dr. Padovano then completed his certificate in orthodontics while earning a Master’s degree in orthodontics at the University of Michigan. He is board-certified by the American Board of Orthodontics.

When not in the clinic, Dr. Padovano enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. Traveling with his family is important to him. They love seeing new places and experiencing new cultures. When home, he enjoys distance running, cycling, cooking and doing projects around the house.

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