Jason Korkus, DDS
Dr. Jason Korkus is a Chicago native who grew up in New Buffalo, MI. He is the youngest of three children and takes pride in his ability to have become a bilingual Spanish speaking professional. Dr. Korkus obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Microbiology degree with a minor in Neuroscience from Miami University, Oxford, OH. He later received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Michigan. He currently operates several dental practices throughout Chicago and the Chicagoland area.
Since the inception of the practices, Dr. Korkus has demonstrated his commitment to the health of the communities he serves by providing dental education in Head Start Programs. He believes in providing the most caring, professional dental services for everyone. Dr. Korkus is a standing member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Illinois Dental Association (IDS), and the Chicago Dental Society (CDS).
Paul J Chaiken DDS, FAGD,FACD
Dr. Chaiken completed his dental education at the prestigious Loyola University School of Dentistry and his Bachelor Degree at Indiana University in Bloomington. Dr. Chaiken continued to distinguish himself by attending post-graduated dental coursework.He draws upon an impressive depth of knowledge, a soft touch and a professional philosophy of integrity. Being distinguished within a profession has its advantages; let Dr. Chaiken offer his expertise in cosmetic and restorative dentistry to you. By staying current with the latest advances in the dental field, you are in knowledgeable hands. In addition to maintaining his private dental practice, Dr. Chaiken is an assistant professor in the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is on staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
He has been awarded the position of visiting faculty of Spear Education and has taught at the prestigious Scottsdale Center for Dentistry in Arizona. Dr. Chaiken has also been a consultant to the American Medical Association and is a research associate for the New York University College of Dentistry.
Amir Danesh, DDS
Dr. Amir Danesh got his DDS on 2008 and received his postdoctoral specialty training in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry at New York University. Dr. Danesh career goal is putting the patient’s interest first and minimize any inconvenience and stress to patients by making the process noninvasive and more efficient. He is a big believer of evidence-based dentistry and uses current techniques and industry breakthroughs to provide the highest quality of care to his patients.He is bilingual in both English and Farsi.
Michael Gilbert, DDS
Dr. Michael Gilbert grew up in Highland Park and lives in Deerfield. He attended the University of Illinois in Champaign where he earned a degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology with a minor in Chemistry. He later attended the University of Illinois-Chicago where he earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Dr. Gilbert continues to be an avid student and has taken advanced classes in smile design, esthetics and cavity detection. He is a strong believer in pain-free dentistry and works with each patient to reduce any fears or anxiety.
In his free time, Dr. Gilbert loves spending time with his son Cole and his wife Lindsay. He is a die-hard Chicago sports fan, especially the Bears. He also enjoys watching movies, BBQing and golfing.