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Dr. Anasinski is a Board Certified Periodontist and Dental Implant Surgeon. She completed her residency at Northwestern University and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Advanced Specialty Education in Periodontology. She is a Diplomat of the Board of Periodontology and Implant Surgery. She is the Chicago Dental Society Regional Educational Program Chairperson. She also served as Past President of the North Suburban Branch of the Chicago Dental Society. She is the founder of The Greater Chicago Dental Academy, an organization she created to further the continuing dental education of dental professionals, and provides five seminars per year.
Her interest in Periodontics began when she became a Dental Hygienist. She attended Loyola Dental School of Dentistry and became a Dentist, then completed her two year Periodontal residency. Her background has enabled her to provide superb results through nonsurgical methods in treatment for periodontal / gum disease. She is also known by her patients for her kind and gentle manner.
She has lectured and written several articles on topics in Periodontology and Dental Implants, including effective non-surgical therapies, advanced techniques in regenerative and implant surgery, and periodontal plastic surgery. She is affiliated with the American Academy of Periodontology, Midwest Society of Periodontists, Illinois State Society of Periodontists, American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Osseointegration, and International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Samantha Chou
A professional Prosthodontist, Dr. Chou is a specialist in cosmetic dentistry, full mouth reconstruction, dental implant prosthetics and the All-on-4 dental implant technique. She received extensive cosmetic specialty training, beyond dental school basics. She can replace chipped or broken teeth through veneers, bonding or crowns. She also can straighten and whiten your teeth.
Dr. Chou received her dental degree from Nova Southeastern University, College of Dentistry in Ft Lauderdale, FL and her advanced degree in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics from the University of Illinois in Chicago. She is currently working in private practice focusing on full mouth reconstruction, implant prosthetics and All-on-4 immediate load technique, and has conducted numerous presentations on implants and implant related restorative dentistry. Dr. Chou is a member of the American Dental Association, the American College of Prosthodontists, American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, Illinois Dental Society and various other local dental societies and study groups.
Dr. Ghadeer Thalji
Dr. Thalji is a Board Certified Prosthodontist with extensive clinical experience in cosmetic dentistry, full mouth reconstruction, dental implant prosthetics, and the All-on-4 dental implant procedure. She is the Director of the Advanced Prosthodontics Program Digital Center of Excellence and Clinical Associate Professor at University of Illinois College of Dentistry. Dr.Thalji formerly was the Program Director of the Advanced Prosthodontics Program at University of Iowa. She received her Doctorate Degree at the University of Jordan and completed her Advanced training and certification in Prosthodontics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she also earned a PhD degree in Oral Biology, and completed and published her research on dental implants.
She has received numerous recognitions and awards including the Ann Randolph Babcock Fellowship, Freedland Advanced Education Fellowship, the Osseointegration Foundation Clinical Science Research Grant Award and was the recipient of the Glaxo-Smith-Kline Young Prosthodontist Innovator Award from the ACP. Dr. Thalji is a Diplomate and Fellow of the American Board of Prosthodontics, has presented lectures to prestigious dental academies and universities, and has published abstracts and articles in multiple international journals.
She is on the Research Committee for the American Board of Prosthodontics, and affiliated with dental societies, including the American Academy of Prosthodontics, American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, American Academy of Osseointegration, and International College of Dentistry.
Dr. Michael Gaynor
Dr. Michael Gaynor is an experienced Endodontist who performs advanced root canal therapy with a microscope. He has significant experience to help extend the life of teeth through treating the internal portion of the teeth. He received his degrees in dental, pharmacy and endodontics and a post-doctoral degree in histology from the University of Illinois. He was a Clinical Pharmacist at Children’s Memorial Hospital and was Assistant Director of Pharmacy at Resurrection Hospital before acquiring his degrees in dentistry.
He was Course Director in Clinical Therapeutics at the University of Illinois and Northwestern University. Dr. Gaynor has lectured nationally and internationally on pharmacotherapeutics in dentistry. He served as Past President of the North Suburban Branch of the Chicago Dental Society, and held several positions within the Chicago Dental Society and Illinois State Dental Society.
He is currently writing a book on Dental Pharmacology.