Meet Our Team

Naperville Periodontics

Our compassionate and experienced team is here to provide a positive patient experience for you on every visit.

LAURIE – Office Manager

Laurie has worked at this office for over 23 years. She started as a chairside assistant and has worked up to her current position as office manager. Laurie regularly attends insurance workshops and specializes in navigating the insurance system. She is able to discuss payment options. Laurie is also happy to answer questions you may have about our office. She can even communicate in sign language!

CHRISTINE – Receptionist

Christine has been a Naperville resident since 1985 and brings 30 years of strong customer service experience with her to Naperville Perio. Prior to joining our staff in 2015, she worked in the real estate sector and for a local orthodontist as a customer service specialist. At the front desk, Christine greets all the patients and happily creates a warm and inviting atmosphere for everyone. Christine values meaningful interactions and enjoys assisting each patient. Christine enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and Rudy the Wonderdog—her faithful companion. She is an avid walker, expert flower gardener, great cook, and an overall handywoman!

PAM – Receptionist

Pam has worked more than 20 years in the medical and dental fields. Initially, she was a pharmacy technician for 8 years. After that, Pam worked as a medical receptionist. For the past 13 years, Pam has been working as a dental receptionist. She has an excellent understanding of insurance intricacies. Pam moved here four years ago from Indiana. She has one daughter who works as a dental assistant. In her spare time, Pam enjoys watching NASCAR racing and football. She also enjoys snowmobiling.

DIANE – Head Dental Assistant

Diane has worked in the dental field for over 19 years. She has assisted for general dentists and periodontists. She is certified in nitrous sedation and coronal polishing. Diane is continuously expanding her education and keeping up with dental technology. She enjoys working chair-side and helping patients feel comfortable. Diane has two rescue cats. Her hobbies include traveling, biking and reading. Diane is an artistic cake baker, designing cakes for friend and family events.

KAREN – Registered Dental Hygeinist

Karen graduated from Northwestern University in 1989 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene.  Throughout most of her career, Karen has worked in periodontal specialty practices.  She enjoys educating patients to help them understand and improve their oral health.  Karen prides herself in building strong relationships with patients while providing a gentle touch.  Karen enjoys cooking and baking. She enjoys spending time with her family including attending her son’s sporting events!

JESSICA – Registered Dental Hygeinist

Jessica received her degree in dental hygiene from Prairie State College in 2005.  She enjoys staying current by regularly attending continuing education courses.  Jessica is passionate about oral health. Her goal is to provide the highest standard of care for her patients.  Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband, two boys Hunter and Logan, and their rescued dog Emma.