Skokie Orthodontist Speaks on Craniofacial Orthodontics at French University

Dr. StosichSKOKIE, IL-Practicing orthodontists are usually thought of as doctors who straighten teeth with appliances or braces. But Dr. Michael Stosich of iDentity Orthodontics does so much more.

He recently traveled to France and spoke to the pediatric surgeons and residents at the University of Dijon on craniofacial orthodontics, as well as cell-based therapies.

He talked about his treatment philosophy, methods of treatment, diagnosis and stem cell-based reconstruction research.

The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, or ACPA, is comprised of health care professionals who treat and/or perform research on birth defects of the head and face. As stated on their website, association members play a vital role in the management of those with cleft lip, cleft palate and other craniofacial abnormalities.

The ACPA abides by five core values that include the well-being of patients and families, development and dissemination of knowledge, excellence in clinical care, interdisciplinary respect and collaboration, as well as professional integrity.

Being a member, Dr. Stosich takes great pride in all the time he dedicates to the association.
We mentioned in a previous blog that Dr. Stosich specializes in a number of craniofacial orthodontic areas. He offers extraordinary treatment and surgical planning, as well as orthodontic management of patients.

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Meet Dr. Michael Stosich, Your Local Orthodontist

Dr. Michael Stosich is a board certified orthodontist in Chicagoland with two private practices. Dr. S serves patients of all ages, children, teens, and adults and is the top rated orthodontist in Illinois. He is the director of orthodontics at the University of Chicago Medicine and Comer Children's Hospital, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. S is awarded for his extensive research in accelerated tooth movement and patient centered care.

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Plus, Dr. Stosich is connected with a myriad of specialists in the fields of:

  • Craniofacial reconstruction
  • Jaw surgery
  • Cleft repair/reconstruction
  • Facial cosmetic surgery
  • Tumor removal
  • Facial trauma reconstruction
  • Craniofacial implants
  • And many more

When searching for an orthodontist, consider Dr. Stosich. He remains the only Chicago orthodontist to complete a craniofacial research fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania, the number one children’s hospital in North America, as well as the Faculty Orthodontist of the University of Chicago medical system.

Coupled with his genuine care for patients, the expertise of Dr. Stosich is second to none.

iDentity Orthodontics is a trusted provider of pediatric, adult and craniofacial orthodontics in the Round Lake, Kenilworth, Grayslake, Wilmette and Skokie areas. Please contact our office for additional information.

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AUTHOR: Michael Stosich

Michael S. Stosich, DMD, MS, MS, is a specialist orthodontist for children and adults with subspecialty expertise in robotically assisted orthodontics. Dr. Stosich serves as the orthodontic director at the University of Chicago's cleft lip and palate clinic and craniofacial anomalies clinic, which treats complex pediatric craniofacial anomalies.