All our professionals at Smile Dental Care maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Dr. Patel studied in India and was a Dentist there for a couple of years. Dr. Patel graduated from UIC in 2007. He is part of the ADA (American Dental Association), ISDS (Illinois State Dental Society), and CDS (Chicago Dental Society). Dr. Patel is a General Dentist who does Orthodontics, crowns, bridges, Dentures and Implants. His goal is to help patients get that beautiful smile they always wanted. He has two little girls and has been married for 11 years. He enjoys working, spending time with his family, golf, and traveling
Dr. Takla graduated from Loyola University, combined prosthodontics program in 1999. Specialty program includes crowns, bridges, dentures and implants. During my years in practice my focus has been to achieve patient care and communication for all dental needs. My continued goal is to increase my dental knowledge and skills and to help our patients achieve their dental dreams. Dr. Takla is married with 2 daughters and 1 son. He enjoys spending time with his family at museums and any outdoor activity. His hobbies include reading, cooking and traveling
Dr. George Barsa has been practicing dentistry since 2006 and graduated from university of Chicago 2012.He is a proud member of the American Dental Association, Illinois and Chicago Dental Society, Illinois Academy of general dentistry and Omicron Kappa upsilon (National Dental Honor Society). He recently joined American Academy of cosmetic Dentistry. His goal as a Doctor here in our office is to make sure his patients are free from pain and have that wonderful smile they always wanted.
Dr. Barsa was recently married in May of this year and in his spare time he enjoys traveling, reading and his interests are history, Archeology and theology.
Dr Khan received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University. She has completed her undergraduate studies in Psychology from University of Illinois at Chicago. During her final year at NYU, she was awarded a certificate of Recognition for demonstrating superior performance in providing comprehensive dental care to her patients.
Dr Khan believes that communication is the key in having a good dentist-patient relationship. She strives to always keep her patients comfortable and well informed about their dental health. Continuing education is also a primary focus of hers. She has completed many continuing education courses in areas such as invisalign, periodontal surgery, endodontics, and orthodontics. She is a strong believer in keeping up with new research and technologies in the ever changing field of dentistry. She has received advanced training in crown lengthening and bone grafting thru CE courses at the Perio Institute. Also, she is currently enrolled at Academy of GP orthodontics receiving advanced training which has enabled her to start her own Orthodontic cases.
Dr. Khan believes that dentistry strongly incorporates her love of working with her hands and puts her artistic aptitude to use. It nurtures her enjoyment of working with people across a wide range of ages and backgrounds. When she is not practicing dentistry, she loves to spend time with her husband and her 2 cats. She also really enjoys reading, travelling and spending time with her family and friends.
As a recent graduate from NYU College of Dentistry Dr. Parihan G. Tamkin is a highly ambitious individual with immense determination to excel in the field of dentistry. She has had the opportunity to initially pursue her career in Karachi, Pakistan where she completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at Jinnah Medical and Dental College. With her dream to live in the inspiring city of New York better known as the Big Apple for the next level of education, Dr. Tamkin attended New York University College of Dentistry to obtain her Doctor of Dental Surgery. Dr. Tamkin was born in Sulemania, Iraq but raised in Boca Raton, Fl and now a resident of Naperville, Il is focused on General and Aesthetic dentistry. Dr. Tamkin has also partaken in many charitable organizations with Henry Schein to serve the community for dental outreaches within the U.S and internationally. Dr. Tamkin believes in continuing education and is an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Academy of General dentistry and Chicago Dental Society.