Get Your Smile On!

Meet Dr. Lubna Khan

 

The orthodontic journey is incredible! There’s nothing I value more than the trusting relationships I develop with my patients, and feel so honored to be a part of a transformation that means so much to them. There is no greater reward than seeing their healthy, beautiful smiles that they can show off with confidence. You can achieve such great things with a smile you can be proud of!”
— Dr. Khan

Dr. Lubna Khan has been creating beautiful smiles by setting the highest standards in orthodontic care for more than 17 years.

EDUCATION

She attended the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, where she served on the honor board of the dental school and was chosen to sit on the governing board of her class. There she obtained her Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry in 2000.

She continued her education at the University of Connecticut and completed a three-year residency with a specialty in orthodontics in 2003. During this time, she also earned a master’s in dental science by studying the effects of growth factors on bone cell activity and subsequent tooth movement.

THE PRACTICE

Dr. Khan opened her practice with the goal of providing the most personalized and comprehensive orthodontic care for her patients. She assesses each individual meticulously and is known for her unique, artistic approach in evaluating her patients. This has enabled her to determine the proper treatment modalities that will result in both a beautiful finished smile and enhanced facial aesthetics.

By utilizing state-of-the-art technology and the most current advances in orthodontics, she is able to treat patients in a shorter time and, in many instances, avoid extractions in cases of a highly crowded jaw. Dr. Khan strives to exceed the expectations of her patients and ensure optimal treatment results.

She is passionate about continuing education and is a participant in many study groups. Regular attendance at conferences has enabled her to employ the most up-to-date methods in her practice. She is currently a member of the following professional organizations:

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Board of Orthodontics
  • World Federation of Orthodontists
  • American Academy of Facial Esthetics
  • Northeastern Society of Orthodontists
  • Connecticut State Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • Bridgeport Dental Association
FAMILY & COMMUNITY

Dr. Khan resides in Fairfield with her daughters, Rania and Samar. In her spare time, she enjoys running, biking, kayaking, and paddle boarding, although her favorite pastime is traveling and discovering new places with her two daughters. Raised in West Virginia, she is a loyal WVU football fan and will always have a place in her heart for the Mountaineers!!

Dr. Lubna Khan is a native of West Virginia and attended West Virginia University where she obtained a Bachelor of Science with Highest Honors in Biology. She went on to the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine for her Doctorate of Dental Medicine, where she served on the Honor Board and Student Government. To specialize in orthodontics, Dr. Khan continued at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine where she received her orthodontic specialty and a Master of Dental Science with publications on topics of bone remodeling. She remains part of the University of Connecticut as a faculty member in the dental school.

Dr. Khan is passionate about offering her patients treatments that incorporate the latest technologies. She always seeks ways to improve her patients’ experience, and such advancements have enabled her to avoid extractions, offer accelerated treatments, and enhance smiles with gingival contouring and other aesthetic modalities.

Since starting her private practice, Dr. Khan has attended continuing education with topics on orthodontic advances, Invisalign®, and facial aesthetics, enabling her to create a own core philosophy culminating in both a beautiful finished smile and enhanced facial features. She is passionate about continuing education and is a participant in many study groups. Attending conferences regularly has enabled her to utilize the most up-to-date methods in her practice.

She is currently a member of the following associations:

  • American Association of Orthodontics
  • American Board of Orthodontics
  • American Academy of Facial Esthetics
  • World Federation of Orthodontics
  • Northeastern Society of Orthodontics
  • American Dental Association
  • Bridgeport Dental Society

Dr. Khan currently resides in Fairfield, CT with her two daughters, Rania and Samar. She loves the outdoors and can often be found running, hiking, and paddle boarding on the beach. She is also most partial to traveling with her two lovely daughters. 

Dr. Khan is also heavily involved with her community, sponsoring local events, sport teams, and volunteering in town. She has always been drawn to the Arts, so her favorite sponsorship is the celebration of the Arts in local schools. She feels that art is a transformative process that allows an individual to learn about life, explore one’s self, and create beauty.

“I have had such a great experience at Trumbull Orthodontics. The staff is wonderful and always greets you warmly. I have seen an amazing improvement in my smile. I am grateful that we chose Trumbull Orthodontics for my Invisalign!”

“Dr. Khan and her team did such an amazing job straightening my teeth. The staff is very nice. There are Lots of exciting decorations and contests in the office. I’m glad my mom found Dr. Khan and her staff because it really helped my confidence in life. When I was done I felt good smiling a lot and happy to show my teeth.”

“Right when you walk into their office you feel so welcomed by everyone. The people there were always smiling and making you feel at home. My experience at this office changed the way I think of the orthodontist and I wouldn't have done it any other way!!”

“Dr. Khan is the real bomb! The journey was worth it and I smile a lot more now! Smiles do come true here!”

“The staff at Trumbull Orthodontics is fantastic, fun and very professional. Wait times are minimal because they are very punctual. They offer flexible appointment times and are always willing to work with you to make it as convenient as possible. My results far exceed my expectations. I wouldn’t have gone anywhere else.”

“The best thing I like about Trumbull Orthodontics is the caring, detailed knowledge of Dr. Khan and her staff. Thanks to her, I smile more!”

“This is probably the most warm and welcoming place that will ever exist in the world. Everyone here is super helpful and willing to go the extra mile for the patient. I love it here so much that I make a 2-hour round trip drive to go to my appointments. “

“Dr. Khan and TEAMKHAN are fantastic! Always a great experience every time I go there! I love my SMILE! Thank you!!!”

“My smile gleams out whenever I’m at Trumbull Orthodontics. I’m so content with how much care and diligence Doctor Khan devotes towards my dental treatment. The staff is always friendly and welcoming. There is always a fun new creative activity in the office to look forward too. Moreover, I warmly thank Doctor Khan from the bottom of my heart for giving me a glamorous smile that I wear proudly!”

“Invisalign is worth it! I only trust the best provider in town! Dr. Khan and her team have exceptional work ethics. The environment is welcoming and at the same time FUN!”

“I’m much more confident with my smile now that my teeth are straight and nice. It’s easy for my mom to drop me off every appointment. It is conveniently located near our neighborhood. We are lucky!”

“I have enjoyed being a patient of Trumbull Orthodontics. The entire team is friendly and the office has a happy and relaxed atmosphere. Dr. Khan personally followed my progress at each visit and, thanks to her attentiveness, my teeth look great. Thank you, Dr. Khan and team.“

“I can't fully express how amazing my experience was at this office! Dr. Khan and all the ladies were so professional, friendly, and welcoming. It was definitely tough having braces while in college, but walking into the office and seeing everyone's positive attitudes and smiling faces made me realize the journey would be well worth it! I couldn't be happier with my beautiful teeth and I thank all of these wonderful women from the bottom of my heart!! I LOVE Trumbull Orthodontics!”

“Dr. Khan and all the staff at the practice are professional, attentive, and thorough. The practice is top notch in helping the patient achieve their goals. As an adult, I appreciated the fact that the office is not an over-the-top,'grand-tech playscape' for kids. I highly recommend Trumbull Orthodontics.”

“Dr. Khan and her team are nothing short of fantastic! My time at Trumbull Orthodontics has been amazing and I couldn't be more grateful!”

Vesna

Clinical Team Member / Inventory Coordinator / (Principal Photo Bomber)

I love being part of our patients’ journeys to beautiful, amazing smiles. Our team is awesome and we love having fun and making it a great time for our patients. Dr. Khan is so caring and energetic, which really makes it easy to come to the office every day.

Nicole

Treatment Coordinator

We are constantly surrounded by such positive energy here at Trumbull Orthodontics! I walk into our office every day with a smile on my face and leave at night with that same smile still there. We are so very blessed here to have such amazing, fun, excited, and enthusiastic patients and team members!

The ladies here are not just my team members, but my life friends. We all put in a hard days’ work but never forget to laugh, smile, and be kind and courteous to one another. Dr. Khan’s faith and confidence in me has sparked both in professional and personal growth, for which I am so very grateful.

Rowena

Clinical Team Member / Marketing Coordinator

I love my job. Creating beautiful smiles and making each and every patient happy is an amazing feeling! I love to see the transformation of our patients and their self-confidence. It does not feel like work when everybody is having fun. I’m really lucky to have an amazing team and a fantastic boss!

Valeria

Clinical Team Member / Invisalign® Coordinator

I love the connections that I make with our patients and parents throughout the treatment time. It’s amazing to work with people who truly love what they do. Our team is so incredibly supportive to each other. I love how I am challenged daily and constantly learning new skills. Dr. Khan provides great guidance and is always opening doors to new experiences.

Jenise

Scheduling Coordinator

I can’t imagine a job more rewarding than being a part of someone’s journey to a healthy, confident smile from start to finish! Our phenomenal team has such great energy. It’s never a day at “work” when you love what you do and who you’re doing it with!

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