Meet Our Team

Ala Dean Attar, DMD

Dr. Attar was raised by two parents who were doctors. They inspired him to serve his community. He graduated from Tuft’s School of Dental Medicine (TDSM) in 1997. He completed a two-year general practice residency at the University of Illinois, serving as chief resident from 1998 to 1999. He continued teaching part-time at the university until 2005. He has been working with the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago since 2007. He is currently an ADA member, AGD member, and part of the local chapter of the Seattle Study Club. He lives in Lake Forrest, is married to his wife Lina, and has two beautiful daughters, Alia and Rayanne. He spends his free hours running and likes skiing.

Remy Dalloul, DMD

Dr. Remy was born and grew up in Chicago, went to high school locally at Stevenson High School, and was captain of the water polo and swimming teams. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry. Dr. Remy was elected to become part of the Honors oral surgery group, where he learned many advanced techniques. He later used that education and experience at St. Bernard’s Oral Surgery department in Englewood, IL, to treat underserved communities.

Dr. Remy has completed over 200 hours of CE (continuing education) related to Implants and Oral Surgery. He is dedicated to expanding his knowledge and now has two fellowships with professional organizations. He is a Fellow of the AAIP* (American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics) and Fellow of the ICOI** (International Congress of Oral Implantologists).

Dr. Remy loves helping people get beautiful smiles. He also shares a passion with Dr. Attar helping refugees. He and Dr. Attar go on yearly dental mission trips. They have gone to Syrian refugee camps in Turkey, Syria, Jordan, and Greece to treat refugees from different backgrounds. In his free time, Dr. Remy loves fixing classic cars and motorcycles. He also enjoys running, camping, rock climbing, swimming.

 

Carrie

Registered Dental Hygienist

Carrie began her journey in the dental field in 2004 as an office administrator which inspired her to attend the dental hygiene program at Harper College where she graduated in 2009.

Carrie strives to provide quality care with a gentle hand and personable chair side manner. She is certified in administering local anesthetics as well as nitrous oxide sedation. Always keeping up with the ever-changing advancements in the dental field, Carrie is also certified in soft tissue laser therapies. With over 10 years of experience, you will feel at ease with our hygienist Carrie.

Outside of the office, Carrie enjoys spending time with her husband and son, practicing photography and music, and baking.

Carol

Certified Dental Assistant

Carol has been in the dental field for over 50 years. She started as a chairside assistant in Orlando FL and moved to the Chicagoland area in 1976. Carol is a Certified Dental Assistant, and after many years at the chair assisting, she transitioned to the front office. On occasion, you will find her back in the dental operatory, as she does not want her skills to get rusty.

Carol is active in the American Dental Assistant Association, having served on the local Society, the Illinois State Dental Assistant Association as President, then with the ADAA as 6th District Trustee and Secretary, and now serves on a committee. Carol is a firm believer in continuing education for the dental team and feels she can always bring back something that can improve patient care.

She is an avid reader, likes to travel, and is a “great” auntie who loves spoiling all her nieces, nephews, and grandchildren in her spare time.

Member of

*American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics (AAIP)
American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics (AAIP) was founded in 1982 by Dr. Maurice J. Fagan, Jr., at the School of Dentistry, Medical College of GThe eorgia, to provide educational opportunities in implant prosthodontics for dentists, dental students, dental laboratory technicians, and dental auxiliaries, by sponsoring annual conventions, continuing education courses, a professional journal (Implant Prosthodontics Monographs), study clubs, and externships. Dentist members can receive advanced standing within the Academy (Fellowship and Mastership status) as their knowledge and experience in implant prosthodontics increases by meeting specific educational requirements and passing an examination.

**International Congress of Implantology (ICOI)
We are an association of general dentists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, periodontists, prosthodontists, endodontists, orthodontists, laboratory technicians,
auxiliaries, industry representatives, researchers, faculty members, pre and post doctoral graduate dental students as well as the general public.
As an organization, the ICOI’s mission is to provide an educational platform for implantology. Our Glossary of Implant Dentistry is a comprehensive digital guide to implant terminology. The glossary encompasses over 1600 defined terms, dental implant classifications, charts and diagrams, as well as critical parameters that are all constantly updated to keep our members current with the world of dental implantology.

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