Alvaro A. Figueroa, D.D.S., M.S.
Co-Director, Rush Craniofacial Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, 1999-present
Expertise: Orthodontics, Craniofacial Orthodontics
Education: DDS, University of San Carlos, Guatemala City, Guatemala, 1975
Fellow, National Institute of Dental Research, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, 1976-1978
Certificate, Orthodontics, Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester College of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, 1980
Craniofacial Orthodontic Fellow, Craniofacial Center, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, 1980-1982
Certificate, Pediatric Dentistry, University of Illinois College of Dentistry, Chicago, Illinois, 1984
MS, Graduate College, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1986
Dr. Figueroa’s clinical and research interests are in craniofacial anomalies, with emphasis in orthodontic and surgical management, treatment results and craniofacial growth and development.