Rachelle Dorothy Tajonera-Atienza, DDM, Cert. of Prof. Ortho
Practice exclusive to Orthodontics
Certified Invisalign Provider
Dr. Rachelle is a proud graduate of the University of the Philippines with a degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2007 and was one of the top 20 places in the dental licensure examination. She then proceeded to obtain valuable clinical experience in implantology and oral surgery in Illinois, USA for three years. During her stay in the US, she also attended various dental courses and trainings in New York University.
After moving back to Manila, Dr. Rachelle underwent training in cosmetic dentistry in the University of the Philippines while working alongside her father, Dr. Roberto Tajonera, in the family practice. Discovering her passion for creating beautiful smiles, she then pursued the specialty of Orthodontics by undergoing an intensive full-time post-graduate training and residency in Orthodontics in her alma mater, the University of the Philippines. Since then, she has been in the exclusive practice of orthodontics while balancing family life with her husband and their two young, wonderful children.
Staying committed to education, she underwent special trainings in Multiloop Edgewise Archwire Technique (MEAW) and in Invisalign treatment. She regularly pursues continuing education to stay current on advancement in orthodontic treatment and technology.
As a specialist, Dr. Rachelle provides orthodontic care for children, adolescents, and adults. She is warm, friendly, and loves building long-term friendships with her patients and their families. She is affiliated with the Association of Philippine Orthodontists, the World Federation of Orthodontists, and the Philippine Dental Association. She is Board Certified in Orthodontics and is a certified Invisalign provider.
Orthodontic Treatment under the care of Dr. Rachelle Dorothy Tajonera- Atienza
Our smiles are how we face the world and allow us to make a lasting impression. With correctly aligned teeth and a smile that’s ideal for your face, you can greet the world with confidence.
- Careful case analysis and treatment planning
Using advanced orthodontic technology and with an eye towards creating a beautiful smile, Dr. Rachelle will develop a treatment approach tailored to you. She will take into consideration your personal concerns and clinical requirements to ensure your orthodontic experience is comfortable and delivers the beautiful smile you deserve.
- Communication and commitment
Dr. Rachelle will want you to be an active participant in all parts of your orthodontic experience. She’ll always listen to your concerns, answer questions, and encourage you to ask more. During your treatment, she’ll also regularly update you on the progress you are making. You deserve to understand all aspects of your orthodontic treatment, as this is YOUR smile, after all.
Our orthodontic services include:
- Orthodontic diagnostic package: digital radiographs, digital photography and state-of-the-art iTero digital scans
- Functional appliances / growth modifiers
- Space maintainers
- Temporary anchorage devices (TADS) / micro-implants
- Metal (stainless steel) braces
- Ceramic braces