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Dr. Fakhra Ahmad

Dr. Fakhra Ahmad, DMD

Dr. Fakhra Ahmad is an Illinois native through and through; she grew up in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, where she graduated Valedictorian from Elgin High School. Afterwards, she attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where she majored in Molecular and Cellular Biology as well as Anthropology, and graduated with high honors. Thereafter she … Read more

Dr. Faisal Ashtewi

Dr. Faisal Ashtewi BDS, DDS, MS, CAGS Prosthodontist 1st Family Dental University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) Dr. Ashtewi is a graduate of University of Detroit Mercy at Detroit Michigan where he has earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS). Dr. Ashtewi finished a three years residency program at Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston … Read more

Dr. Shahram Raoof

Dr. Shahram Raoof, a Chicago native, earned his B.S degree in Biology with Honors at the University of Illinois at Chicago before moving to Philadelphia to pursue his dental degree. After earning his DMD from the University of Pennsylvania with Honors in Clinical Dentistry, Dr. Raoof joined Harvard School of Dental Medicine to earn his … Read more

Sused Zamudio

Sused Zamudio - Dental Hygienist

Sused Zamudio – Dental Hygienist Sused Zamudio was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, and graduated fom Fox College in Bedford Park, IL with a Degree in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She continues her education by participating in courses, this is essential to be up to date on the latest dental hygiene technologies for … Read more

Dr. Saleh Al-Kharsa

Dr. Saleh Al-Kharsa Dr. Al-Kharsa obtained his dental degree at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, where he immersed himself in all fields of dentistry. Fascinated with facial proportion and symmetry, he continued on to specialize in orthodontics at the University of Illinois at Chicago. In 2016 he became a Diplomate of … Read more

Maryana Shtypula

maryana shtypula

Maryana Shtypula Maryana Shtypula was born and raised in Ukraine, and moved to the United States with her family when she was 18.  Maryana obtained her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene at Indiana University Northwest. Maryana is licensed to administer local anesthesia, and is able to provide a full range of dental hygiene treatment and … Read more

Dr. Joseph Akhikar

Dr. Joseph Akhikar- 1st Family Dental

Dr. Akhikar graduated from Boston university school of dental medicine with…