Dr. Ralph Robbins was born in Chicago, and raised on the north side of Chicago and Lincolnwood. He attended Niles West High School and the University of Illinois in Champaign/Urbana. Completing his undergraduate education, he attended Loyola University School of Dentistry in Maywood, Illinois for his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.
His interest in orthodontics began at 12 years old when he had his braces. This interest in orthodontics never changed and following his dental education he was accepted to the postgraduate orthodontic program at Loyola University. There he completed the 2 year post-graduate program and received a certificate of Specialty in Orthodontics. Following graduation in 1977 he opened his orthodontic office in the Golf Mill Professional Building in the Golf Mill Shopping Center in Niles and continues his successful practice there.
His current professional affiliations include:
Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthodontics at University of Illinois-Chicago Department of Orthodontics
Consultant Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, Illinois
American Association of Orthodontics
American Dental Association
Chicago Dental Society
Illinois Society of Orthodontists
World Federation Of Orthodontists
Chicago Academy of Dental Research-Study Club
Chicago Dental Forum-Study Club
PDL Study Club
Implement Study Club
Volunteer with Donated Dental Services
Dr. Robbins' professional affiliations and teaching position allows him to be on the forefront of dentistry and orthodontics.
When not in office he spends his time with his wife, children, grandchildren and sports.
Administrative Staff (Year Joined) - Deb (2011), Lynne (1997)
Clinical Staff (Year Joined) - Tracy (1988), Karen (1989), Laurie (1983),
Monica (1993), Daniela (2007), Iwona (2001)