Dr. Kusnoto obtained his master’s degree in oral sciences and specialty certificate in orthodontics in 1998 from University of Illinois at Chicago and did his fellowship in the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Craniofacial Center in 1999. Dr. Kusnoto has been involved in the implementation of digital technology in the Department of Orthodontics at the UIC. He is an associate professor and clinic director at the Department of Orthodontics UIC since 2005. His degrees in computer science as well as in the field of dentistry/orthodontics make his contribution significant to this project. Dr. Kusnoto’s knowledge in growth and development of the human craniofacial complex is complementary to his teaching in the field of orthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning.
He also actively involved in research and teaching on the subject of diagnosis and treatment planning particularly in using Bioprogressive principles. He is involved in the development of the Modern Bioprogressive Web-Portal. Much of his work has been published in refereed journals. Dr. Budi Kusnoto actively involved in research involving management of craniofacial patients and orthognathic surgical cases as well as teaching on the subject of diagnosis and treatment planning utilizing 3D imaging technology. He is also an active member in good standing of American Association of Orthodontists, Illinois Society of Orthodontist, and American Dental Association.
In 2017, Dr Kusnoto become tenured full Professor, interim Department Head and Program Director of the orthodontic post graduate master and specialty training at the Department of Orthodontics Univ of Illinois at Chicago.