Dentist 60657

Dr. Emily Taneva

Dr. Emily Taneva is a Clinical Assistant Professor at University of Illinois at Chicago, Dr.Emily TanevaDepartment of Orthodontics. Dr. Emily Taneva is a Board Certified Orthodontist, also known as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics (ABO). She has completed her post-doctoral specialty training in orthodontics at the University of Illinois at Chicago, a program known for producing leaders in orthodontics.

Advanced training in various treatment mechanics as well as treatment philosophies is emphasized during the three year program. Dr. Taneva is experienced in early diagnosis and treatment planning, adult orthodontics,interdisciplinary dentistry, and orthognathic surgery cases.

As part of her clinical training, Dr. Taneva completed a Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Oral Sciences. Her thesis project involved a 3D evaluation of the palatal rugae pattern for human identification.
Dr. Taneva professional affiliations, which include the American Dental Association (ADA), the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), and the Chicago Dental Society (CDS), afford her to stay current with the latest advancements in orthodontic treatment planning and technology. Dr. Emily Taneva is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. She is among a small percentage of orthodontists in the US to earn this distinction of recognized excellence in her specialty.

Dr. Taneva is grateful to have the opportunity to help patients achieve a beautiful smile and improve lives through the art and science of orthodontics.Experience

Assistant Professor
University of Illinois at Chicago
May 2014 – Present (5 months)

Training Manager, Pierre Fabre Oral Care
Pierre Fabre
February 2009 – August 2011 (2 years 7 months)

  • Planned, organized, and directed training activities for the Medical and Sales Representatives, Pharmacists and Dentists;
  • Identified training and development needs for employees;
  • Presented oral care and hygiene products at seminars organized by the Bulgarian Dental Union throughout the country;
  • Created, designed and managed marketing and promotion materials and press files;
  • Developed and maintained the corporate website.

Associate Dentist

SanOral Dental Center
May 2008 – August 2011 (3 years 4 months)

  • Provided comprehensive and continuing dental care.
  • Treated interceptive orthodontic cases.
  • Established PR and improved practice management. Introduced social media presence.
  • Built and developed entirely the website graphic design layout, structure, and content:


European Dental Students Association
September 2008 – October 2009 (1 year 2 months)

  • Served as principal official representative of the Association in its relations with governments, dental professional organizations, schools, and companies.
  • Directed the work of the Executive Committee.

General Secretary

European Dental Students Association
September 2007 – September 2008 (1 year 1 month)

  • Served as a primary liaison between the Executive Committee and General Assembly.
  • Coordinated the activities of all standing committees.
  • Prepared all official minutes and documents.


American Association of Orthodontists
January 2011 – Present
Illinois Society of Orthodontists
January 2011 – Present
American Dental Association
January 2011 – Present
Chicago Dental Society
January 2011 – Present