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Dr. Joseph Kunnel, DDS

Orthodontist

Professional statement

Dr. Joseph Kunnel completed his dental education and then a Residency in Advanced General Dentistry and Masters degree in Biomaterials at Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago. He received his specialty training in Orthodontics at the University of Illinois and attained a Masters degree in Oral Biology. He concurrently pursued a PhD in Bone Biology at Northwestern University Medical School. Dr. Kunnel is currently an assistant professor at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago. He has taught at varying capacities at Northwestern University Dental School,Department of Orthodontics at Marquette University, Department of Orthodontics at the University of Illinois. Dr Kunnel has been the recipient of several awards including the "Orhan C. Tuncay Teaching Fellowship Award” from the American Association of Orthodontists, the “Clinical Scientist Award” from the National Institute of Health, and the “Howard Hughes Award”. He has published several peer reviewed scientific papers and lectures at many national and international meetings. Dr. Kunnel is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics and an active member of the American Association of Orthodontics, International Association of Dental Research, Chicago Dental Society, and American Dental Association. Dr. Kunnel resides in Glenview, Illinois along with his wife Jessie and children, Theresa, Elizabeth and George. He continues his research in bone biology and likes reading and playing tennis in his spare time.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

Specialties

  • Orthodontist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthodontics

Education and training

  • Dental School - Northwestern University, Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • Northwestern University, Residency in Advanced General Dentistry

Zocdoc awards

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1740295518

Office locations

Joseph Kunnel, DDSMSPHD

4105 Frontage Road

Peru, IL 61354

Joseph Kunnel, DDSMSPHD

9933 Lawler Ave., Suite 401

Skokie, IL 60077

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The practitioners were patient and gentle with both of my children receiving orthodontry care. Staff also very good at educating parent(s) of how best to care for orthodontrics.
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Very good
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Appointments are always easy to schedule, and rarely any wait time for the appointment. Staff is friendly, knowledgeable & accommodating.
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Great care. Very professional staff.
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