Dr. James B. Chidester received his undergraduate degree at Michigan State University, and his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Marquette University in Wisconsin. His experience also includes 4 years as a crown and bridge officer serving our country in the U.S. Navy.
Dr. Chidester has been in private practice at this location since 1999, serving patients throughout Chicago’s western suburbs and to the many employees of the Oak Brook area.
Dr. Chidester’s clinical experience also encompasses ongoing education, research and treatment of TMJ disorders thru the Pankey Institute and Peter Dawson.
He is proud of the high quality of dentistry his office provides and the comfort of his patients.
Growing up, Dr. Abasin Safi wanted to combine his love of science with his skills in artistry. He found a perfect fusion of the two in the field of dentistry. After completing his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, he went on to obtain his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at Midwestern University - Illinois in Downers Grove, IL.
Dr. Safi is a proud member of several dental organizations, including the Chicago Dental Society (CDS), the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), the Illinois State Dental Society (ISDS), the American Dental Association (ADA), and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID). With the ever-evolving field of dentistry, Dr. Safi understands the importance of continuing education in order to keep up with the latest research and techniques to best treat the needs of his patients. Dr. Safi has advanced training in implant dentistry and oral sedation. Dr. Safi uses sedation dentistry to help his patients relax during dental procedures.
In his free time, Dr. Safi enjoys food adventures with his wife and friends, and always makes time to play a game of tennis.