Meet Our Doctor

Palos Hills IL Orthodontist

Dr. Paul E. DiFranco

Dr. Paul DiFranco was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago. He received his undergraduate education and B.A. degree from Miami University in Oxford, OH. He continued his education at the University of Illinois Chicago where he received his dental degree (DDS). Dr. Paul pursued further academic training with a fellowship in craniofacial research at the University of Kentucky, where he also went to complete his Orthodontic residency and earn his M.S.. In order to keep up with the latest technology and increase his knowledge in the field of Orthodontics, Dr. Paul attends some of the best continuing education courses in the country, including the AAO annual session, the Invisalign Summit, and the Damon Forum.

Dr. Paul is a third generation dentist. He began his pursuit of Orthodontics at a young age while assisting his Uncle Paul A. DiFranco at his Orthodontic practices. Dr. Paul is very excited to be continuing the family name in providing Orthodontic treatment for patients in the southwest suburbs of Chicago, where his family has been providing Orthodontic/Dental care for over 25 years.

Dr. Paul and his wife met while attending Miami University and they married in December 2009. They enjoy running, golfing, cooking, dancing and spending time with their family and friends.

Professional Memberships

AAO – American Academy of Orthodontists
ADA – American Dental Association
ADS – Arcolian Dental Society
CDS – Chicago Dental Society –Leadership Position for the Northwest Side Branch
ISO – Illinois Society of Orthodontists
ISDS – Illinois State Dental Society