Dr. Alexander G. Ahmadi
Dr. Ahmadi strives to ensure that all of his patients have a positive experience, and know that they are in the hands of a capable doctor who truly has their best interest at heart. He believes what really sets him apart is that he takes the time to actively listen to his patients, as well as educate them using uncomplicated words that promote understanding rather than confusion. He has found that through effective communication, his patients will have the knowledge and information needed to confidently make the correct decision about their oral health.
As a Periodontist, he is an expert in treating periodontal disease, placing restorable dental implants, and correcting gum recession. He is also experienced and highly trained in bone grafting, sinus grafting and minimally invasive surgical techniques. Dr. Ahmadi is continually investing in the highest quality continuing education from the most innovative and influential surgeons in the world. He travels all over the nation to learn from the best in his field so that he can provide his patients with the highest quality of care.
A native to the small town of Fort Wayne, IN, Dr. Alex Ahmadi received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Purdue University. He then went on to work at the Indiana University Oral Health Research Institute while simultaneously obtaining his Master of Science in Biology from the same university. From there, he moved to Florida where he received his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry (D.M.D.) from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Dentistry where he won the Hinman Student Research Symposium Award two years in a row and was given the International Congress of Oral Implantologist Outstanding Student Award for his achievement in research and Periodontics. After graduating from dental school at the top of his class, he was accepted to the Saint Louis University Center for Advanced Dental Education where he completed a three-year residency in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry, and received his second Master of Science degree. During his post graduate education, Dr. Ahmadi partnered with Washington University School of Medicine to study novel collagen plasmonic foam and its applications to the detection of periodontal disease.
PROFESSIONAL LIFE AND LAURELS
Dr. Ahmadi is a member of the following organizations: American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, International Congress of Oral Implantologist, Chicago Dental Society, and the Midwest Society of Periodontology. Dr. Ahmadi is a board-certified diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.
Dr. Ahmadi lives in Elmhurst with his girlfriend and their newly adopted puppy. He enjoys flying small planes, golfing, hiking with his dog, weight training, traveling the world and spending time with his family and friends.
Dr. Ahmadi sees patients at the Elmhurst, Berwyn, and LaGrange locations.