Helping you reclaim full dental health is the motivating goal for Periodontal Medicine & Surgical Specialists’ surgeons and periodontists in Glenview, IL. We believe the best care starts with a strong relationship at its foundation. Before we offer any treatment, we first get to know you and your needs through genuine, open communication. We want you to feel confident in your choice, and we’ll answer every question in order to make that happen. In this way, we not only educate you on your present state of oral health but also explain all the current treatment options that we can use to improve and maintain it. Through years of training and numerous cases studies we have knowledge and experience to offer you the latest care available. And when it comes to dental care, we don’t believe that “one size fits all,” and we strive to provide you with all the information you need to make the best choice for you. We see you not just as a patient but as a partner in developing your own individualized treatment plan. That said, every course of care we offer has one factor in common—a holistic center that emphasizes total body health through better dental health. This inclusive approach, driven by our extensively credentialed surgical specialists/periodontists and powered by cutting-edge technology, enables us to deliver extraordinary results for Glenview, IL patients every day. We look forward to counting you among them!
Meet Our Periodontists
Dr. George Mandelaris
Dr. George Mandelaris
Dr. Mandelaris is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. His work on a variety of dental and periodontal subjects has been extensively published in peer-reviewed journals as well as in textbooks worldwide. He is a nationally recognized expert in periodontology and has garnered numerous awards for his pioneering research. Dr. Mandelaris is a Past President of the Illinois Society of Periodontists and is one of the American Academy of Periodontology’s recommended speakers on topics related to periodontics-orthodontics and imaging/implant surgery.
Dr. DeGroot completed his residency program in Periodontology and Dental Implantology at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio. While there, he earned his specialty certification and his Master of Science in Dentistry. His clinical research focused on improving treatment protocols for immediate implants placed in the esthetic (“smile”) zone. He’s an active member of leading dental organizations and is part of the attending medical staff in the Department of Surgery, Division of Dentistry, at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital.
Dr. Alan Rosenfeld graduated with honors and awards for academic excellence from the University of Illinois, College of Dentistry. He later completed his specialty training in periodontics at the prestigious University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Rosenfeld is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, a certification held by less than one-third of all periodontists. He is hospital-trained and licensed to provide intravenous sedation for the comfort of our patients.
Eat, speak, and smile again without worry or discomfort. Dental implants are natural-looking, long-lasting replacement teeth that will enable you to regain a normal life. Our dental implant surgeons—
board-certified periodontists with additional years of specialized training and proven studies to back them—are uniquely qualified to place and care for your dental implants.
The best way to achieve better oral health is already within you! Through a variety of innovative tissue regeneration treatments that use your body’s own natural healing powers, we can enhance your dental health and put your mouth in prime condition to receive life-changing dental implants.
Crowded teeth? You may not need to receive a tooth extraction in order to see the straight, healthy smile you desire. Surgically Facilitated Orthodontic Therapy (SFOT) allows our skilled periodontists to reinforce your jawbone and offer precise and digitally planned treatment in less time than traditional methods.