Professors, Doctors, and Other Specialists at Our Clinic
Dr. Pinal Patel (B.D.S, D.D.S)
Dr. Pinal earned her Bachelor’s Degree from one of the top dental schools in India in 2007. To pursue her International Dental Degree in the USA, she completed IDDP from UIC graduating in the top five of her class in 2012. She has had the privilege of continuing with UIC as a clinical professor. The combination of continuing education, her teaching experience and state of the art equipment, has allowed her to offer her patients high tech dentistry with a gentle caring touch.
Dr. Shalini Nagelli (D.M.D)
Dr. Nagelli graduated from the University of Illinois Chicago College of Dentistry, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2016. Before attending dental school, Dr. Nagelli also received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2005 from FDC College of Dentistry in India. Although she has completed her formal education, Dr. Nagelli is committed to continuing her education on a regular basis. Her goal is to achieve and maintain the highest level of technical skills so that she can provide for her patients and stay on top of the latest advances in dentistry. Dr. Nagelli is also a member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, and Illinois Academy of General Dentistry. Her continuing education and memberships allow her to achieve her goal of providing her patients with outstanding dental care that will enhance the quality of their lives while maintaining a relaxed environment. In her spare time, Dr. Nagelli enjoys being with her family, traveling, and cooking.
Dr. Konstantin Gromov, DDS
Dr. Gromov is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Perio-Prosthesis Program. He had been in private practice for more than 10 years before the residency program in Philadelphia, PA. Holding both degrees in Periodontics and Fixed Prosthodontics allows Dr. Gromov to bring the expectations of patients and restorative colleagues to a new level of interdisciplinary approach and highly predictable esthetic clinical results. Dr. Gromov began his dental career in 1999 as a general dentist. Shortly after the internship, as part of The Chicago Center for Advanced Dentistry, Dr. Gromov introduced Nobel Biocare implants to Russia in early 2000’s. Dr. Gromov believes that a beautiful healthy smile is the ultimate goal for the entire team of clinicians working closely together and providing our patients with the best care, supported by reliable techniques, contemporary materials and equipment. Dr. Gromov lectures on topics related to Interdisciplinary approach, Dental Implantology and Esthetics both nationally and internationally. Dr. Gromov is a co-author of “The Sinus Bone Graft” book, Quintessence Publishing, 2019.
Evelyn has been a dental assistant since 2011, throughout this time she has grown and learned a lot to become a better dental assistant. Her main goal at Right Choice Dental Care is to provide patients a positive dental experience and to make it as comfortable as possible. During Evelyn’s spare time she loves to spend time with her kids and family.
Gricelda is a Certified Dental Assistant graduated from Waubonsee Community College. She joined our team in January of 2016. Gricelda loves to work with children. She’s always willing to help out. Outside of work she enjoys spending quality time with her parents and sisters.
MEET OUR STAFF!! Sonia is one of our Certified Dental Assistants with +10 years of experience. She became part of the Right Choice Dental Care team in 2018. Since then she has demonstrated passion in her work. When you love what you do it shows and spreads positive attitudes to our work environment. When she is not at work she is busy with her family. She and her husband Hector have two kids who love to spend time outdoors and take family vacations.
He makes people have a feeling that he's strict, but in fact, he's quite friendly and likes to small talk to patients.
She graduated from Harvard University and had 5 years of working in dentistry. She's got a shrewd instinct.
Liz is our front desk receptionist and even though she's only been a part of the Right Choice Dental Care for a few months she has 6 years of experience! She has an Associate Degree in Sign Language Interpreting & hopes to continue her education. When she's not working she enjoys traveling with friends, baking, and spending time with her family!!