|Many patients travel from other states as well as other countries to see Dr. Bennett. Thus, he has been able to create some of the most beautiful smiles in the world and believes that improving a person's smile through conservative and natural looking esthetic dental techniques has a significant impact on their overall appearance and confidence.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Sciences in Chemistry in 1986, he attended the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Dentistry in 1988 and a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1990. Upon receiving his doctorate, Dr. Bennett was awarded the Odontographic Society of Chicago's highest honors of leadership and outstanding clinical ability.
Dr. Bennett is the third generation of his family that has been involved in dentistry. He recently completed construction of a state-of-the-art dental laboratory right in his dental practice. Having been a dental laboratory technician since 1978, he is in the process of training his technicians to fabricate crowns, bridges and porcelain veneers on site under his direct supervision.
Dr. Bennett has been on the Manor Health Care facility health care team in Palos Heights caring for residents' dental geriatric needs since 1992.
He is a key opinion leader for several dental manufacturers and is involved in new product evaluation and development for these companies. Dr. Bennett lectures nationally on technology in dentistry as well as other topics and has authored many publications related to his profession.
He is an active member in the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Bennett is also committed to the continuing education these societies offer and regularly attends educational seminars so he remains current with the latest dental research and new advancements in esthetic as well as general dentistry.
Dr. Bennett resides with his family in the Southwest Suburban Palos area.
Together our team has over 50 years of experience treating dental patients.
To achieve the best care for you, our Dental Assistants, Jeannie, Claudia, Maura and Samantha, have been fully trained in all of the newest technologies.
When you call our office, you will speak with Doris, Heather, Daniele, Mirjana or Roni. Tell them your concerns and they will help you find a convenient appointment time to meet with the doctors. They will also be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding dental insurance or financial arrangements available.
If you wish to have your teeth cleaned, we will find a convenient appointment time with our registered dental hygienists, Jennifer, Erin, Lisa and Colleen.
Jennifer is highly trained and skilled with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene degree from Prairie State College, where she graduated in May 2004.
Erin is highly trained and skilled with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene degree from Parkland College in Champaign, IL, where she graduated in May 1999.
Lisa is highly trained and skilled with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene degree from Southern Illinois at Carbondale, where she graduated in May 2005.
Colleen is highly trained and skilled with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene degree from Lake Land College, where she graduated in May 2009.