Meet Dr. Ayas Makki

Dr. Makki graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago with a Doctorate of Dental Medicine. While in dental school, he served as class president, was involved in many research projects, and received an award of Appreciation from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry for exceptional job performance and dedication to the Department of Orthodontics, and Frances Best Matkins Award in recognition of outstanding leadership skills and academic excellence.

He went on to further his dental education by accepting an orthodontic residency position at the Department of Orthodontics at the University of Illinois at Chicago when he graduated with honors and received the best resident award. In 2021 he became a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.

Dr. Makki is involved in organized dentistry and orthodontics and holds memberships with many associations, including:

  • American Board of Orthodontics-Diplomate
  • American Association of Orthodontists American
  • American Dental Association
  • Illinois Society of Orthodontics Chicago dental society

Dr. Makki in his free time enjoys traveling, playing soccer, playing and composing music.