Dr. Fatima Afshar
Dr. Afshar graduated from University of Illinois College of Dentistry. She has been in the dental field since 1992 which has provided her with vast experience in managing complicated dental cases and medically compromised patients.
Dr. Afshar is a licensed general dentist with focus on cosmetics, providing complete smile makeover, full mouth reconstruction, Lumineers (thin veneers), conventional veneers, porcelain crowns, implants, and a Preferred Provider for Invisalign. She is certified by the American Academy of facial Esthetics to perform Botox and Dermal Fillers. As a cosmetic conscientious dentist, she has the unique ability to combine comfort and minimal postoperative complications.
Dr. Afshar is a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, and is a Preferred Provider of Invisalign.
Dr. Afshar lives in Lincolnshire with her husband and two children. She devotedly attends and participates in community activities and charity organizations. In her spare time, she enjoys jogging, swimming and reading.
Dr. Bruce Abdullah
Dr. Abdullah is a graduate of Loyola University School of Dentistry. He received his Periodontal specialty from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1989.
Dr. Abdullah is currently an Associate Clinical Professor of Periodontics in Post Graduate level at University of Illinois college of dentistry, and has been teaching for the last 16 years. He performs and teaches the latest techniques in implant and periodontal surgery, bone regeneration, periodontal tissue and soft tissue grafting, crown lengthening, Gingivectomy, Frenectomy and sinus augmentation. Dr. Abdullah is responsible for instructing the residents on the placement of implants and advancements in the field of implant surgery. He lectures both nationally and internationally on broad range of topics including periodontal plastic surgery and how to enhance aesthetic outcomes in cosmetic restorative dentistry.
The Consumers’ Research Council of America (www.consumersresearchcncl.org) announced the inclusion of Dr. Abdullah to the publication “Guide to America’s Top Dentists”. He has also been included in “Strathmore’s who is who” (www.strathmore-ltd.com). Strathmore honors men and women in all academic area and professions based on one’s position, merits and lifetime accomplishments. Dr. Abdullah has published numerous articles on Periodontics & Implantology topics.
Dr. Abdullah is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He is among only a small percentage of periodontists that has attained this prestige position..
Dr. Abdullah lives in Hinsdale with his wife and two daughters. In his spare time, he plays golf and only golf!
Dr. Michael Gaynor
Dr. Gaynor graduated from University of Illinois Dental School in 1977, and received his Endodontic specialty from the same University in 1980. He also completed post doctoral degree in Histology & Pharmacy from University of Illinois Medical Center.
Dr. Gaynor is a board certified endodontist. He strongly believes in and only performs quality MICROSCOPIC ENDODONTICS. He has taught and trained both new generation of dentists and endodontists at Northwestern University as well as University of Illinois Medical Center since 1985. He has been attending staff endodontic advisor at Evanston Hospital, University of Illinois Medical Center, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Gaynor has published numerous articles on Endodontic subjects, and extensively lectures nationally on Endodontic topics. He is affiliated with number of professional organizations as well as being a board certified endodontist, and member of the American Association of Endodontics.
Dr. Gaynor has been practicing as an endodontist in Chicago land area since 1982, an impressive record of success in providing endodontic treatments to thousands of patients who consistently praise him for his professionalism, experience and compassion.
Dr. Gaynor lives in Glenview with his wife. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, exercising, and reading.
Dr. Barry Freydberg
Dr. Freydberg is a native of Chicago, and graduate of University of Illinois College of dentistry. He has been practicing dentistry since 1974.
Dr. Freydberg is a continuing education teacher and lecturer. He has taught dentists around the world about Lumineers and conservative cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Freydberg stays abreast of the latest developments in dental techniques and dental technologies in order to deliver the best possible care to his patients .
He is particularly passionate about treating sleep apnea in conjunction with physicians. Undiagnosed and untreated sleep apnea not only takes a toll on the body and mind of the individuals, and causes stress in relationships, but it can also lead to serious health issues and even death. He also teaches dentists how to treat sleep apnea and snoring, through alternatives to CPAP therapy. Dr. Freydberg has been included on the Dental Talk Show episode, “Sleep Apnea with Sleep Group Solutions”, and is able to offer solutions to patients unable to use CPAP therapy.
Dr. Freydberg is the honored recipient of the Gordon Christensen Lecturer Award from the Chicago Dental Society, and is currently active member of the following organizations
- American Dental Association
- American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
- Illinois State Dental Society
- Chicago Dental Society
- American College of Dentists, fellow
- International College of Dentistry, fellow
- Academy of General Dentistry, fellow
- International Academy of Dento-Facial Esthetics, fellow
Dr. Freydberg lives with his wife Marla. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, reading, biking, and working on photo projects