Dr. Basile, who is known by his patients as “Dr. Joe,” was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. He completed his undergraduate studies at Montana State University in Bozeman, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences. He graduated from the University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry with high distinction. He was elected into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, a national honor society, in which membership is awarded to the top ten percent of each graduating dental class. Following dental school, Dr. Basile completed a two year residency program in pediatric dentistry.
After practicing pediatric dentistry for four years in the Twin Cities and Oregon, Dr. Basile decided to return to the University of Minnesota to pursue a second specialty in orthodontics. Since that time he has been practicing exclusively as an orthodontist. He is a Board Certified Orthodontist and a Certified Invisalign® (invisible braces) Provider.
Dr. Basile enjoys sports, particularly hockey and football, exercise, reading, watching movies, music and riding his motorcycle. He lives in the Prior Lake-Savage area, where is he active in the community. He also enjoys spending time with his wife, Sarah, who is a dental hygienist, and their two children Sophia and Joseph.