Meet South Loop’s & Chicago's Favorite Dental Team
With our dental team, you’re guaranteed to hear laughter as soon as you walk into our dental office. Each member is highly-trained, has years of experience, and is just a nice person who is dedicated to making you and your child’s time with us as enjoyable as possible. Whether you’re scheduling an appointment or your little one is settling into the chair, you can trust our team to meet your every need as quickly and skillfully as possible. You can start getting to know everybody by reading on below!
Daisy, Office Manager
A true Chicago native, Daisy’s career in the dental field covers over eight years so far, with hopefully many more to come. She loves the environment here at the office and the other amazing team members. They’re much more than just a group of people who works together – they’re a family!
Daisy got married in 2015, and she also has two cats and two fish at home. When she isn’t busy caring for our special patients, you can often find her traveling and spending LOTS of quality time at Costco. In the future, she’d love to start fostering baby kittens and helping them find forever homes. She also strongly believes that you can never have enough candles from Bath & Body Works!
Jason, Director of Operations
As a native to Lisle, IL, Jason finds great satisfaction in watching the joy in patients’ faces when they have their “first look” at their smiles after orthodontic treatment. He studied at Santa Clara University and earned his MBA at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management after a 10-year career in the army.
Jason is happily married to his wife, Melissa. Together, they like to explore Chicago, bike and run along Lake Michigan, and play golf.
Liz, Treatment Coordinator
Before joining our team, Liz worked in the dental industry for 16 years. Born and raised in Pilsen, she attended Benito Juarez High School and has a rewarding career so far interacting with patients. She enjoys that her work helps others and makes a positive difference.
Liz loves spending time with her son and two dogs and going on walks together. She also enjoys going to concerts and traveling to Texas and Puerto Rico, where her extended family members live.
Sandy, Administrative Specialist
Originally from Elgin, Sandy never gets tired of meeting so many special little ones here at the practice and helping them have a great experience! She also deeply enjoys Miss Mary’s coffee, which is made with a lot of love.
Outside of work, Sandy is happily married and has a lovely stepdaughter. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling with her husband, going to softball tournaments, and learning about forensic science. She also always listens to podcasts 1st thing in the morning!
Saša, Clinical Specialist
Every day, Saša loves to be with the children we serve. He finds great satisfaction knowing that he is spreading smiles and helping our growing patients learn healthy dental habits. After graduating from Marian Catholic High School in Chicago Heights, he attended DePaul University.
Originally from Schererville, IN, Saša has two younger sisters, enjoys hunting, and playing soccer in his spare time. In fact, he played soccer in college!
Ann Marie, Clinical Specialist
For Ann Marie, the most rewarding part of her job is working with the staff and interacting with patients. She received her education at Harper College and Roosevelt University and is certified in CPR and coronal polishing. She is currently studying nuclear medicine at school.
Originally from Streamwood, Ann Marie has three siblings, two dogs, and an adopted nephew. Away from the office, she likes to read, find new scenery, and try new things like tooth gems.
Mikey, Clinical Specialist
For Mikey, the kids are the most important and fun part of the job. After 10 years in dentistry and attending Malcom X College with a degree in dental hygiene, Mikey came to join our team, and we’re excited to continue working together to help young smiles shine.
Mikey comes from a family of six and loves to cook (pizza in particular), buy and sell shoes, play videogames, bike, drink craft beer, and go to the movies. Here’s one thing you might not know—Mikey ran the 2019 Chicago Marathon!
Juana, Clinical Specialist
Juana has studied at both Harold Washington College and Midwestern Career College; today, she’s been working in the dental field for almost five years after deciding to change careers from being a Certified Nursing Assistant. She goes above and beyond to build friendships with our special patients every day! She also loves working alongside such wonderful professionals and especially looks forward to their daily potlucks.
Originally from Gage Park, Juana is the proud mother of two beautiful, wild children and happily married to her high school sweetheart. In her spare time, she enjoys doing crafts and baking with the kids. She’s also a BIG Pinterest fanatic!
Jonathan, Clinical Specialist
Born and raised in Chicago, Jonathan comes from a family that’s very dedicated to the dental field. He studied at both Wright College and Northeastern Illinois University; today, his career covers a handful of years so far. He loves working with children and always making them feel welcomed here at the office!
Jonathan has two great kids at home. In his spare time, one of his biggest passions is basketball – both coaching kids’ teams and playing it himself! He’s also working hard towards establishing his own charity, which will help inner city youth get small scholarships for college.
Stephanie, Clinical Specialist
Stephanie loves working with children. Prior to coming to our office, she had nearly 10 years of experience in dentistry. After graduating from Morton West High School, she earned her dental assistant certification from the Illinois School of Health Careers and is dental sealant certified.
Stephanie has been happily married for almost 10 years and has a dog. She comes from a close-knit family and absolutely loves to dance. In fact, she started ballet, tap, and jazz when she was very young and continued dancing in pom in high school. She’s even done her own choreography.
Fabian, Clinical Specialist
As a native to Chicago, Fabian is excited to work with our doctors, who are some of the best in the city. He is certified in prophy, sealants, nitrous, and CPR. He attended high school at Carl Schurz and Everest College. We are happy to have Fabian on our team!
Fabian recently became a father to a baby girl and loves spending time with his little princess and his wife. He also enjoys watching movies and traveling whenever he can. When it comes to eating, he is adventurous and is open to new experiences.