Dr. Alec Elchahal, DMD

Dr. Alec Elchahal, DMD

Orthodontics  ·  

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Dr. Alec Elchahal, DMD is an orthodontics practitioner in Cumming, GA and has been practicing for 21 years. He practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read his story

Smiles By Elchahal

5067 Post Rd Ste 202

Cumming, GA 30040
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Elchahal's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Elchahal "A highly accomplished orthodontist, Dr. Alec N. Elchahal has been offering his orthodontic experience to the north Atlanta community for more than 15 years. Dr. Elchahal obtained his doctoral and orthodontic degrees from the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry and graduated with honors in 1997. While at the Medical College of Georgia, he was active in research throughout his orthodontic residency and earned a Master of Science degree in Oral Biological Sciences. In addition to his training as an orthodontist, Dr. Elchahal completed the rigorous additional study and examinations required to become certified by the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. E, as most of his patients call him, believes in staying on the cutting edge of orthodontic technologies. His mastery of computerized orthodontic diagnosis made him a leader in advanced diagnostic and treatment techniques. Dr. E’s outstanding achievements in the field of orthodontics reflect his deeply held commitment to excellence in all aspects of his professional and personal life. Dr. Elchahal stays abreast with the latest clinical information by attending continuing education courses regularly. It is his commitment to the constant pursuit of clinical excellence that allows him to offer his patients the utmost care possible. In the Community Dr. Elchahal is honored to give back to his community through supporting Brighter Smiles for Brighter Futures, the Gwinnett Hospital Foundation breast cancer screening program, and partnering with Smiles Changes Lives by volunteering his orthodontic services to treat local needy children. In addition, he supports local youth sports programs, and is a partner in education with local area schools. Professional Affiliations College of Diplomates, American Board of Orthodontics American Association of Orthodontists Georgia Association of Orthodontics Southern Association of Orthodontics American Dental Association American Lingual Association of Orthodontics American Society of Dentistry for Children Outside the Office Dr. E is a devoted husband to his wife, Marlo, and a loving father to their three children: Ryan, Lilya, and Lara. In his spare time, Dr. E enjoys outdoor activities such as running, skiing, and traveling. Most of all, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends. His contagious passion will certainly make you smile. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elchahal "Our Mission is to provide comprehensive orthodontic solutions that improve our patients' lives, enhance their smiles and provide superior patient care and satisfaction. http://www.smilesbyelchahal.com/"

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

17  Conditions Treated

  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Open Bite
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Overbite
  • Overjet
  • Protruding Front Teeth
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Underbite

29  Procedures

  • AcceleDent™ System
  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Damon® Clear Braces
  • Damon® System
  • Dental Brace
  • Diode Laser Soft Tissue Treatment
  • Fixed Orthodontic Correction
  • i-CAT® 3D Dental Imaging
  • Insignia™ Dental Appliance
  • Invisalign Teen®
  • Invisalign®
  • iTero™ Digital Scanning
  • Lingual Dental Braces
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Orthodontic Procedures
  • Orthodontic Aligners
  • Orthodontic Procedures
  • Orthodontic Temporary Anchorage Devices (TADs)
  • Propel® Orthodontics
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Retainers
  • Spacers for Braces
  • Springs for Braces
  • Surgical Orthodontics
  • Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elchahal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elchahal to family and friends
574 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (576)

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Dr. Elchahal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Our second child just finished orthodontic care with Dr, Elchahal in Dacula. We have been nothing but thrilled with the experience! Our daughter will be in for her braces soon!
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We cannot say enough about Dr. Elchahal's Orthodontic Group. All staff is extremely friendly, patient and caring (especially Brittany at today's visit) Highly recommend this practice
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My children and i have received orthodontic treatments from Dr. Elchahal and Dr. Schaefer for years. The care that we received has always been individual and the best. I am very satisfied with my recent result and experience. Their staff are very professional and caring. My last technician was with...more
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One of the nicest men I'veever met. Has excellent bedside manner and does his job wonderfully. Best ortho in the state and I've had braces twice.
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