Your education does not stop after school. The dental profession is continuously evolving … and so should you.

The ORA Institute provides dental professionals Chicago’s most broad based continuing education program from some of the nation’s leading clinician’s and educators. Dental technologies, materials, and protocols are rapidly evolving and greatly improving the quality of patient care. The ORA Institute covers a multitude of different subjects on administrative, business, clinical, and customer service policies and protocols. The subject matter for each course is rigorously developed to meet our best-in-class standards. Learn more about  the faculty and see what continuing education in dentistry at the ORA Institute can offer you.

The ORA Institute at 1KFulton

As the nation’s first and only green dental group and leaders in eco-friendly dentistry it was only natural to select the epicenter of the Midwest green economy – the Green Exchange – as the home for ORA Dental Group’s business headquarters and training facility. 1KFulton is ideally situated in downtown Chicago with easy access to all of ORA Dental Studio locations. The Green Exchange provides an ideal environment for the continued growth of both our dental professionals and our organization.

The ORA Institute at 1K Fulton is an 8,000 sf facility that includes:

  • 50 seat conference room for team training and  presentations
  • A simulation clinic for hands-on learning and collaboration between clinicians
  • Expansive event space for larger organizational meetings and events
  • 8 chair state-of-the-art dental practice that offers over-the-shoulder programs and live feeds of clinical procedures
  • On-site high-tech digital dental lab

1K Fulton is the Chicago’s largest commercial real estate development specifically designed for the advancement of green business.  The four-story, 550,000 sf building is located just minutes from the heart of Chicago on I-94 and Diversey Avenue. It is also the largest existing development in the nation to be converted in accordance with Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), and in 2010 received LEED Platinum certification, the highest attainable certification. By bringing together like-minded organizations under one green roof, the Green Exchange is a dynamic environment that fosters synergies and provides constant opportunities to grow green exponentially.