Dr. Rita Taliwal, DMD

Dr. Rita Taliwal, DMD

Orthodontics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Rita Taliwal, DMD is an orthodontics practitioner in New York, NY. She graduated from University Of Pennsylvania / School Of Dental Medicine and practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read her story

18 E 50th St Ste 11B

New York, NY 10022

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  • Delta Dental
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This content was provided by Dr. Taliwal "Dr. Rita Taliwal D.M.D., M.S., is a leading orthodontist providing state-of-the-art care and orthodontic consultations for patients throughout the Greater New York City metropolitan region. At Metro Orthodontics in New York City (NYC) and Long Island City (LIC), NY, Dr. Taliwal uses the most advanced techniques to help patients of all ages achieve beautiful, straight and healthy teeth. The office offers an array of treatment options including Damon brackets (metal and clear), lingual braces (braces behind your teeth), Clarity™ clear ceramic braces, Invisalign®, and custom retainers. The practice is equipped with innovative technology including digital x-ray equipment, cone beam radiology technology, and the iTero® Element™ intraoral scanner designed to help patients achieve superior outcomes. Our goal is to provide the best outcomes possible utilizing the newest technologies in the most efficient time frame. Dr. Taliwal received her Bachelor's degree with dual majors in Biochemistry and Economics from Rutgers University, followed by her Doctorate of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree from the University of Pennsylvania-School of Dental Medicine. She has 2 years of further training in Orthodontics specifically and a Master's in Science in bone biology from Temple University-Department of Orthodontics in Philadelphia. In addition to caring for patients at her private practice, Dr. Taliwal also enjoys teaching as an Assistant Clinical Professor at Columbia University's Orthodontic Residency program. Dr. Taliwal is dedicated to offering patient-centered care and maintains active memberships in the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Northeastern Society of Orthodontists, the New York Dental Society, and the Greater Philadelphia Society of Orthodontists. She is an Elite Invisalign® Provider, a distinction given to the top 5% of Invisalign providers nationwide, and she gives Invisalign® Study Club lectures to dental colleagues throughout New York City."
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2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

12  Conditions Treated

  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Overbite
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
  • Underbite

15  Procedures

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  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Pennsylvania / School Of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

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  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Rita Taliwal, DMD
Dr. Taliwal is a consummate professional with a soothing bedside manner that cares about her patients' comfort as well as their oral health. She will take the extra time to assuage your qualms by explaining procedures and answering any questions you may have. I couldn?t be happier with my...Read More
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