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Meet the Staff

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.


General Dentist

Diploma: Doctor of Dental Surgery
School: Loyola University School of Dentistry

Diploma: B.S.
School: Xavier University of Cincinnati

Certified by the Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Dentistry
Fellow - American College of Dentists
Fellow - Academy of Dentistry International
Fellow - International College of Craniomandibular
Diplomat - Academy of Pain Management
General Dentistry

Member of the Chicago Dental Society
Member of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain
Member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine / Member of the American Dental Association / Illinois Dental Society

Dr. Hitesh Patel has been practicing for over 20 years. He and his professional staff have created a unique dental environment where his continued education and vast experience are utilized to get desirable results for his patients.


Desiree Baggesse
Oral Facial Myofunctional Therapy
Buteyko Breathing Therapy
Registered Sleep Technician

Sonya Ottenwess
Registered Dental Hygienist

Front Desk Coordinators:

Beena Patel

Desiree Baggesse

Sonya Ottenwess

Cindy Laut