Dental Staff

Naperville Dental Staff

 

Polly Gallavin, DMD

 

Dr. Gallavin received her Bachelor's degree from Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, MI where she graduated Cum Laude and earned the Graduate of the Year Award.  She then went on the earn her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Downers Grove, IL.  Dr. Gallavin has continued to advance her knowledge through her memberships with the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, the Chicago Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Gallavin has lived in Naperville with her husband and 2 daughters for over 12 years.  Both her girls attended Kingsley Elementary, Lincoln Jr. High and Naperville Central High School.  You may have seen her throughout the years cheering on her kids at local soccer matches, softball games, golf matches or swim meets.  She is very excited and honored to be able to provide dental care to her neighborhood and community.

In her words, "I enjoy building long term relationships with patients and working with people to improve their dental health and I strive to make patients feel like family when they are in the office".  In her free time, Dr. Gallavin enjoys biking, kayaking on the Dupage River and traveling with friends and family 


 

Dawn Elliott

Office Manager

Meet Dawn, our office Manager! Dawn is the first smiling face you'll see when you enter our office.  Her main objective is to ensure that everyone who visits our practice recieves excellent patient care and communication.  In her free time Dawn enjoys spending time with her 2 daughters and 2 young grandsons.


 

Karen Mizwicki, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Karen is one of our outstanding dental hygienists. She takes great pride in patient care and always has a smile on her face. She is very gentle and provides high quality care with her patient first approach.


 

Susan Smith, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Susan graduated from Prairie State Dental School and has been practicing for 30 years. She and her husband, David, have raised three wonderful children. She lives in Channahon. When not working, she enjoys walking her dogs, doing yard work, reading, and spending time with family and friends. Since she has joined the North Creek Dental team, she has enjoyed the relaxed atmospher and the genuine care for our patients this office seeks to provide.


 

Maureen King, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Maureen earned her Bachelor's degree from Northern Illinois University in 2001.  She then went on to graduate from the University of Illinois at Chicago Dental Hygiene School with honors in 2006.  In her free time Maureen enjoys biking and spending time with her 5 children.


 

Heather Pollock, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Heather is our Saturday hygienist! She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Dental Hygiene and graduated Cum Laude from West Liberty University in 2007.  She is upbeat, postive and her care for her patients shows though the relationships she builds with anyone who sits in her chair!  She takes pride in providing great dental care and patient education.  She loves motivating patients to achieve a healthy and happy lifestyle.  Outside of work Heather enjoys and active lifestyle and any time she can spend with her husband and 3 young daughters.


 

Mari Bustos

Dental Assistant

Mari has been a dental assistant for over 10 years and absolutely loves it, which is evident by her hard work and dedication.  In her free time she loves to spend time with her 4 sons and cheers them on from the sidelines of various sporting events.  She admittedly doesn't always know what's going on but she enjoys every minute!  Mari strongly beleives that everyone should be kind and respectful to each other and she brings this same philosophy to her work.


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North Creek Dental Care of Naperville

(630) 983-9877
523 W. 87th St. Naperville, IL 60565