Dr. Mira Albert is a board certified pediatric dentist and a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She has also been appointed to the Department of Surgery Division of Dentistry of the Ann and Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago for hospital staff Privileges. She obtained a BA in psychology and then earned her DDS in 2004, both from the University of Michigan. Dr. Albert then completed a two-year hospital residency in pediatric dentistry before earning her master's degree in Oral Sciences from the University of Illinois in Chicago. Her research focus was infant oral healthcare, and as part of her training at UIC, Dr. Albert took hospital call where she responded to a variety of dental emergencies and traumas, from chipped teeth to severe damage.
Dr. Albert began the first year of her career by being named the director of a UIC-affiliated dental clinic she helped to establish on the south side of Chicago that serves children with limited access to dental care. From there, she has been working as a pediatric dentist in private practice since 2006.
Dr. Albert is on staff at the Ann and Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and has maintained hospital privileges at Alexian Brothers Medical Center since 2008 where she treats very young children, children with special needs, and those with complex dental issues in the operating room. Dr. Albert finds great joy in helping families set the stage for a life-long commitment to oral health in a friendly and approachable manner.
Her goal is to provide a pleasant visit to the dental office promoting the establishment of trust and confidence in children that lasts a lifetime and begins as early as age one or before if necessary.
Her favorite part of being a pediatric dentist is the reward of seeing the pride a child gains after learning the skills to cope with what can sometimes be a difficult situation. . She sincerely looks forward to meeting you and your children and watching them grow alongside her own kids.
At Brush Pediatric Dentistry ®, we love to see your children smile! We are excited to provide Hinsdale and the surrounding cities of Western Springs, Clarendon Hills, La Grange, Elmhurst, Willowbrook, and Downers Grove with fun, friendly pediatric dental care. Call our office today, and give your kids the happy, healthy smiles they deserve!