Dr. Claudio Levato
After over 30 years of experience, Dr. Claudio Levato understands that when you come to him, you’re trusting him with your most precious possession: your smile. He is dedicated to earning your trust and rewarding it every single time with consistent, excellent, beautiful results.
He is able to provide such consistent excellence by staying abreast of the latest breakthroughs and technology in dental care and technology. He is an ambitious, perpetual student who tests the boundaries of what is possible by insisting on constant learning, teaching, research, writing, and publishing. He has published extensively in national and international journals.
His professional affiliations are extensive and he has been named a Fellow in the American College of Dentists, the International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics, the Odontographic Society of Chicago, and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Despite his many accomplishments, Dr. Claudio remains humble, realizing that the more we learn, the more we realize how very little we really know. He gives his best and perseveres in his quest for better solutions for patients’ needs and wants.
Dr. Sharon Levato
Aside from believing your lovely smile can last a lifetime, Dr. Sharon Levato helps patients learn how to take an active role in their oral health. With her skill, expertise, and decades of experience, she helps her patients understand how to prevent painful, expensive problems.
Dr. Sharon has been committed to her education as well, completing continuing education courses in the latest dental care and technologies. When she returns from educational professional gatherings, she brings the collective experience of thousands of her peers into her own practice.
Community is important to Dr. Sharon. She is a member of the District 25 School Board, the Citizen’s Advisory Council, and the Chamber of Commerce.
Dr. Gilbert Abadilla
Dr. Gilbert Abadilla says, “I truly enjoy changing lives through dentistry. I am focused on understanding my patients’ concerns and desires, on helping them to achieve their ultimate smile goals and long-term optimal health.”
Dr. Gilbert is an accomplished practitioner: He earned his dental degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry, attends lectures, does hands-on training and research, and continues to take courses from world-renowned institutes like the L.D. Pankey Institute, and Misch International Implant Institute.
He has earned honorary fellowships from the Academy of General Dentistry and International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He is an active member of professional organizations like the American Dental Association (ADA), Illinois State Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society, and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He also spends time volunteering at the Dupage County Health Department.
Dr. Gilbert says, “I take great pride in treating my patients with the most advanced and comprehensive dental care.”
Dr. Paul Doodes
For Dr. Paul Doodes, dentistry is an exciting challenge – an art. More precisely, he says, “For me, dentistry is an interesting blend of education, research, medicine, art, and personal relationships.” He wants to develop personal understanding of his patients’ need as well as their desires. He delivers careful, thorough treatments that with results that make his patients smile every time they look in the mirror.
Before he moved to the US to pursue his PhD in immunology and microbiology at Rush University, Dr. Paul earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry in the UK. Since earning his dental degree, Dr. Doodes has presented his work at national conferences and published a number of articles in scientific journals. And while he enjoys the academic work, he craved the person-to-person interaction and fulfillment of clinical dentistry.
He is a member of a number of professional organizations including the Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, and the American Dental Association (ADA).
He says, “I believe that each patient is an individual with unique expectations, experiences, wants, and needs. By listening to my patients I address their concerns and deliver healthy results that make them smile.”
Dr. Justin Baumler
Dr. Justin Baumler is a strong believer in ability of a dedicated and experienced dental care professional to improve patients’ lives. He states, “It is always striking to me just how much happier and more confident our patients are after taking steps to restore health to their teeth and improve their smiles. It really can be life changing.”
Dr. Baumler is a native of Buffalo, New York, and attended the University of Notre Dame for his undergraduate studies. He then moved to the Chicago area to study medicine prior to earning this dental degree from Midwestern University. He is a lifelong learner and and active participant in continuing education to improve as a clinician. He supports organized dentistry as a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society.
Justin currently resides with his wife and daughter in the Northwest Suburbs. When he is out of the office, he enjoys reading and taking in both college and professional sports.