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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Zarrar Duraiz, DDS

My Mission

“To provide the absolute best dental care to all of our patients with integrity, compassion and dedication, while forging everlasting friendships. To be a proactive part of our community, serving it both inside and outside of the dental clinic and setting examples of good character, honesty and hard work for our future generations.”

Education

University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Denver, CO

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Duraiz is currently an active member of the Indiana Professional Licensing Board. He is committed to continuing education in order to remain knowledgeable with state-of-the-art technology, procedures and materials in dentistry. 

Life & Hobbies

“I am a proud dad to two adorable puppies. I have a deep love and appreciation for the outdoors. I prefer to cook at home rather than eating out, and I have recently gravitated toward growing my own vegetables. I am a world traveler, a pursuit that I hope to follow throughout my entire life.” 

Priti Rana, DMD, BDS, Orthodontist

Dr. Priti Rana was born in India and brings over 15 years of varied experience to the practice. After graduating as a dentist from India in 1998 Dr. Rana practiced general dentistry in India and spent a year in Ethiopia on a world health organization mission. She came to the United States in 2000 and received her DMD degree from Boston University in 2004. After practicing dentistry for a few years Dr. Rana completed her specialty training in Orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics at the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 2009.

Dr. Rana is American Board of Orthodontics Board eligible. She holds active memberships in the AAO (American Assocation of Orthodontists), ADA (American Dental Assocoation), IDA (Indiana Dental Association), GLAO (Great Lakes Association of Orthodontists) and IAO (Indiana Association of Orthodontists).

My Mission:

"I want to be known as a definition of patient advocacy who emphatically implements a "patient-first" attitude. I want to ensure every single patient has a comfortable experience during every procedure and is satisfied with the results afterwards."

Education:

  • Certificate in Orthodontics 2009 - University of Nevada Las Vegas, school of dental medicine - Las Vegas, NV
  • DMD 2004 - Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine - Boston, MA
  • BDS 1998 - BVP Dental Collage and Hospital - Pune, India

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships:

  • Advanced Educationin Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics - University of Nevada Las Vegas.
  • Adjunct Research Instructor, Cranio Facial Genetics division, Department of Orthodontics, University of Pacific Dental School, San Francisco, CA.
  • Invisalign Study Club in Indianapolis, IN by invitation only.
  • 2012 Damon Forum in Phoenix, AZ.
  • 2011 AAO Annual Session in Chicago, IL, Orthodonitc continuing education.
  • "Whole arch Distalization" and "Tough impacted cuspids made easy", March 4 2011, Marten House Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN.
  • AAO Annual session, April 30 - May 4 2010, Washington, DC.
  • AAO Annual session, May 2 - 5 2009, Boston, MA.
  • AAO Annual session, May 2008, Denver, CO.
  • Low Force Low-Friction Self-Ligating Brackets, October 17 - 18, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Aesthetic treatment in Orthodontics, October 24 2008, Las Vegas, NV.
  • The Tweed Study Course, September 7 - 18, Tuscan, AZ.
  • Introduction to IBraces, April 3 2008, Las Vegas, NV.

Life & Hobbies:

Dr. Rana currently resides in Carmel, IN with her husband, two boys, and baby girl. She enjoys giving back to the community, participating in community events such as Give Kids a Smile or promoting dental education to school children via presentations and teaching. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Rana enjoys traveling and reading.