As an orthodontic assistant, I enjoy working hands-on with our
patients and seeing the end result and the smile on their face
after they are done with treatment. I've worked in the
orthodontic field for 5 years and with Get It Straight
Orthodontics since 2004. I'm a native of Illinois and volunteer
for the sub of Berwyn where I live. I look forward to helping
you achieve your perfect smile!
I am the newest member to join the Get It Straight team
and I enjoy every minute of it!. I love learning how to
make a perfect smile and enjoy meeting great patients
every day. Working hands on with our patients and being
part of their wonderful end result is one of the highlights of
I was born in Chicago and live in the same house my mother,
Aunts and Uncles grew up in. Outside of the office I love
to spend time with my son Jaylon and our favorite place to
visit is the Zoo.
Bet you didn't
know: I am
terrified of squirrels!!
Learning new technology and starting patients from the
beginning of their treatment to the end are my favorite things
about orthodontics. Our patients are great, and since they
deserve the best, that is what they get when they come to the
office. They are all a joy, and I love getting to know
Prior to orthodontics, I worked in general dentistry for 20
years. I've been in orthodontics since 2004 and with Get It
Straight Orthodontics since 2007. My duties include
coordinating treatment and marketing the office.
I am a native of Chicago and have lived in Vernon Hills since
1992. Outside of work, I enjoy gourmet cooking, baking,
entering recipe contests, walking outdoors on our nature
trails, spending time with family and friends, dining out at
new restaurants, and wine tasting with my husband, Jeff.
A fun fact about me: I
love music, especially The British Rock Invasion of the 70s,
80s, and 90s. In my past, I was an avid concert goer!
Working in the field of orthodontics is so rewarding. I love
being a part of giving a patient a beautiful smile, and I
appreciate the friendships I develop over the course of my
patients' treatment. Working at Get It Straight Orthodontics is
great because I have wonderful coworkers and a wonderful
I have been in the field of orthodontics since 1974 (no, that
is not a typo) and with Get It Straight Orthodontics since
1994. I'm a native of Indiana and have lived in Illinois since
1970. Outside of the office, I enjoy knitting, gardening,
volunteering at a nursing home several times a month, and
interior designing my friends' homes.
Something you may not know
about me...I'm NOT in my 20s!!
I've been working with the doctors at Get It Straight
Orthodontists since 2007. As the Imaging Specialist, you'll see
me focusing on maintaining patient records, overseeing
SureSmile treatments and acting as an Orthodontic Assistant. Be
sure to say hello next time you see me!
I love how dramatically orthodontics affects a person's smile
and demeanor. Every time we take braces off of a patient, their
eyes light up and I just know we've help to change their life
for the better. Working at Get It Straight has allowed me to
meet incredible people – our patients are all very friendly and
Chicago is the place I call home, and I recently attended
Northeastern Illinois University. I love to read and bike
around the city. Outside of the office, you may find me walking
my very cute Pomeranian, that I call EiEi.
There are so many wonderful patients and beautiful smiles at
Get It Straight Orthodontics, and they are all so interesting
and different! The greatest part of my job is getting to meet
new people, and it is a joy to see their happy, beautiful
smiles the day their braces come off! Our office is a warm and
friendly place to work, and there is never a dull moment!
I have been in the orthodontic field and with Get It Straight
Orthodontics since 2000. I am the practice administrator,
and I'm glad I am able to work with such a dedicated and
talented group of people. I am a native of Lincolnwood
and now live in the Lakeview area. In my free time, I love
scuba diving with my husband, Bikram Yoga, and the pottery
Some interesting facts you
might not know: I went diving with sharks and camped
I have been in the field of orthodontics and with Get It
Straight Orthodontics since 1996. I am the clinical
manager , and my favorite thing about orthodontics is the
technical work and science of it all. I love seeing the
transformation through the course of treatment and the
satisfaction on patients' faces when they see their results. I
love impacting someone's life by making them more comfortable
about their smile and improving their confidence. I love seeing
smiles on my patients' faces when they realize that the pain is
temporary, but the end results are permanent! Also, I
appreciate and enjoy the many stories I hear from my
I am a native of the Philippines and have lived in Chicago
since 1994. Outside of work, I like to run, swim, and bike. I
have participated in triathlons and marathons, volunteer for
PAWS Chicago, and do art exhibits around Chicago. I bet you
didn't know that I am a new mommy and loving every minute of
it! Apart from my passion for straight teeth, I also
count being an artist as one of my true
I have been an orthodontic assistant at Get It Straight since
2008. My favorite thing about orthodontics is a nice bright
smile and knowing that I helped create that smile! I enjoy
working with such great coworkers and meeting new people each
day. Our patients are the best because they are so friendly and
they are always smiling, which brings a smile to my
I am a native of Chicago, and I am currently attending Illinois
Institute of Art, studying for a BA in digital filmmaking and
video production. I love listening to music and watching the
Cubs play. Bet you didn't know I'm the youngest in the
I have been in the field of orthodontics since 2001. I love being able to work with families and helping people achieve a more confident, beautiful smile. I had treatment as an adult and I remember it as if it were only yesterday. I felt my teeth looked like a grave yard site and I was always self-conscience about it.
Those memories help me to guide someone who is unsure of going forward with treatment. My role at "Get It Straight Orthodontics" is to coordinate treatment for new and existing patients. I get the opportunity to help create affordable payment plans to make someone's dream a reality!
Outside of work I get to enjoy spending time with my husband, son and friends. You might catch me at a Blackhawks game or even singing with a band! Bet you didn't know I'm a computer geek
I have been an orthodontic assistant with Get It Straight
Orthodontics since 2010. I love my job because I am
able to influence positive change through transforming smiles
from beginning to end! We treat so many diverse cases and it is
great to always see the final outcome. Our patients are
wonderful and I love being able to get to know them and hear
all of their stories.
I am originally a native of Schiller Park. Outside of
work I enjoy making cards and painting my
nails. Being huge animal lovers, my boyfriend
and I have a bearded dragon, 4 dogs and two birds.
Bet you didn't
know: I had braces when I was 6 years old and Dr.
Neil was my doctor!
I have been in the orthodontic field and with Get It
Straight Orthodontics as an insurance coordinator since 1997.
My favorite part of orthodontics is seeing the amazing results:
The before and after pictures are unbelievable! I love numbers,
so insurance billing is a great fit for me. The best part about
it is that it is only one claim a month! Our patients are the
highlight of my work, and I love when they bring a smile to our
office. Happy patients are always welcome! We look forward to
having you bring us your smile!
One of the most rewarding parts of being a part of Get It
Straight Orthodontics is the happiness and appreciation our
patients give us for what we do. As an office, we enjoy making
people more confident in themselves an helping them achieve
better bite function. My coworkers and our easy-going patients
make it a pleasure to be here each day. I have been the office
manager with Get It Straight for 10 years and have been in the
orthodontic field since 1991.
I am born and raised Chicago and outside of work I enjoy
kickboxing, dancing, gardening, cooking, wine, and music!
A fun fact you might not know
about me: I've never been
Being an orthodontic assistant is great because I get to
interact with such wonderful patients and their amazing
personalities! I've been in the field of orthodontics since
2004 and with Get It Straight Orthodontics since 2008. I love
seeing the final results on patients and seeing them with a
happy smile after treatment. Their satisfaction is the
highlight of my job!
I am a native of Chicago and outside of work I enjoy reading,
painting, running, and activities with my daughter. I look
forward to helping you achieve your perfect smile!
I've been working in orthodontics since 1982, and have been
with Get It Straight Orthodontics since 1998. Here you'll find
me helping you to coordinate your insurance as well as doing
other Office Manager duties. I really enjoy seeing how happy
our patient's are with their end results. Since the
orthodontists here are always taking and teaching classes, it's
very interesting to see and learn all the latest technology in
I just love our family-like atmosphere. I love everyone I work
with and I genuinely enjoy getting to know each of our
I'm a native of Chicago, but I've lived in Mundelein since
2007. Outside of the office I love to read, go shopping, play
Mah Jongg, and travel. I'm also a member of Hadassah, where I
volunteer with other women.
Bet you didn't know: I am the mother hen of
the office and I keep everyone in line!
I've been with Get It Straight Orthodontics since 1981, where I
currently work as the Office Manager. My favorite thing about
orthodontics is working with my hands, starting out with a
patient then seeing the finished result, feeling that you had a
hand or part in making the patient get to the result they were
Of course, the interaction with the patients is my favorite par
of the job. Being the Office Manager allows me to meet a lot of
people from various backgrounds. Sometimes we have the
privilege of shaping their children's smiles as well! Our
patients are very wise with the kind of treatment they are
seeking. Most of the time they have done the research and are
fully aware of the type of braces they want.
I've lived in Chicago all my l life. Outside of the office I
love to take walks, go bike riding, and take trips with my
Bet you didn't know: I used to do gymnastics
and I have an older son in the United States Air
As an orthodontic assistant, I love the ever-changing
technology of the orthodontic field. What I love most about my
job is the people that I work with, both my coworkers and my
patients. Our patients are very friendly and I love getting to
know them throughout treatment. The Get It Straight Orthodontic
team is the best to work with, and I look forward to seeing
them each day!
Originally from Belarus, Russia, I have lived in Chicago since
1994. I love to cook and enjoy music. A fun fact you may not
know is that I play the piano and sing!
My favorite part of being a laboratory technician is that it is
always a challenge, with a new case every day. I've been in the
field of orthodontics since 1998 and with Get It Straight since
2005. I love seeing our patients' smiles after treatment; they
show their new straight white teeth and all of the confident
that goes with it! I enjoy working with patients and being a
part of making them smile.
I am a native of Poland and have been in the United states
since 1984. Outside of work, I enjoy biking, yoga, and
I have been with Get It
Straight Orthodontics since 2010 and love to come to work each
day and learn new and exciting things! My favorite part
of my job are my patients. They are all so wonderful
and interesting. I love to hear all of their fascinating
I am a native of Baghdad.
My family immigrated to the United States when
I was 2 1/2 years old and I have lived in Chicago ever
since. When I have free time I enjoy playing
softball, volleyball and riding my bike. I also love to
cook for my two wonderful boys!
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