Dr. Layal Dairi
Dr. Layal Dairi grew up in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago. She received her Bachelors in Science from the Honors College at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She went on to complete her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Dairi believes in compassion in care and excellence in service while providing state-of-the-art dentistry. She believes care should be individualized to each patient with shared decision making. Layal enjoys connecting with her patients and forming a trustworthy, comfortable, and personable patient-doctor relationship. She values affability, availability, and continuous accessibility to her patients.
Dr. Dairi is an active member of the American Dental Association and Chicago Dental Society. Dr. Dairi is fluent in Spanish and Arabic. In her free time, she enjoys playing piano, tennis, baking, fishing, and spending time with family & friends!
DMD. MS. MBA.
Dr. Roger Nouneh
DMD. MS. MBA.
Dr. Nouneh obtained his dental degree from Boston University in 1997. He then continued to receive his specialty training in Periodontics at Georgia Health Science University, College of Dentistry in Augusta, Georgia. During his three years at MCG, Dr. Nouneh studied the attachment of bone cells to dental implant surfaces and obtained his Master’s Degree in Oral Biology. His published work can be found on the joionline.org website.
Dr. Nouneh is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He is currently an active member of several national and international organizations including-
- American Academy of Periodontology
- Academy of Osseointegration
- American Dental Association
- Illinois Society of Periodontists
- Midwest Society of Periodontology
Dr. Nouneh enjoys contributing part of his time to teaching and is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry. He also serves on staff at Evanston Hospital, Northshore University Healthsystem, working with the dental residents at the General Dental Residency program.
Positions Dr. Nouneh Served:
- President, The Greater Evanston Association of Dentists, 2006-2016
- President, Illinois Society of Periodontists, 2013-2014
- Fellow and Secretary, The Odontographic Society of Chicago, 2016-current.
- Clinical Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago, school of Dentistry, 2008-current
- Attending,Dental Clinic, Evanston Hospital, North Shore University Health System, 2006-current
Dr. Amanda Henry
Dr. Amanda Henry received her dental degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2012. She was the recipient of the Golden Scaler Award and enhanced her education through a month long study at the Sun Yat Sen University in Guangzhou, China. Dr. Henry is an honors graduate with a degree in biology from Indiana University, where she was also elected to Phi Beta Kappa honor society.
Furthering her commitment to providing excellent dental care, Dr. Henry is continuing her education as a faculty club member at the Spear Dental Education Center. She is also affiliated with the Illinois State Dental Society and Chicago Dental Society.
Dr. Henry is a third generation dentist in her family. Her love of dentistry allows her to connect with patients and help them achieve their healthiest, most beautiful smiles! She is a Chicago native and enjoys traveling, taking Spanish classes, and teaching yoga in her free time.
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Dr. Alexandra Kupershmidt
Dr. Kupershmidt was raised in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago. She received both her Bachelor of Science degree graduating with high honors and Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Upon graduation, she was the recipient of the Bisco Award for excellence in preventative and restorative care with an emphasis on esthetic dentistry.
Dr. Kupershmidt furthered her training in dental school through honors coursework in special needs and pediatric dentistry. She believes in listening to her patients’ needs and providing the highest quality of dental care in a comfortable environment. Her focus lies in education and prevention and is committed to individualized solutions for the needs of each of her patients.
Dr. Kupershmidt is an active member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry and Illinois State Dental Society. Dr. Kupershmidt speaks Russian and French fluently and lives in the Chicagoland suburbs with her fiancé. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, yoga, travelling and spending time with her family.
Dr. Marina Karnaukh
Dr. Marina Karnaukh (pronounced Kar-Now) received her dental degree from Nova Southeastern University at Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Karnaukh then pursued post-graduate education and completed a program in Advanced Education of General Dentistry (AEGD) at Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts. She is an honors graduate with a BS in biology from the Ohio State University.
Dr. Karnaukh enjoys all facets of dentistry and is comfortable providing care to patients of all ages. Preventative care and continuing education is of utmost importance to Dr. Karnaukh. She enjoys connecting with patients and is committed to creating custom treatment plans to fit each patient’s unique needs and goals. Dr. Karnaukh is an active member of the American Dental Association and Chicago Dental Society.
When she isn’t restoring Chicago’s smiles, Dr. Karnaukh is enjoying traveling, yoga, concerts and spending time with her friends and family.
Dr. Katie Myron
Dr. Katie Myron grew up in Columbus, Ohio. She received her dental degree from The Ohio State University in 2019. After graduation she pursued post-graduate education and completed a General Practice Residency (GPR) at Mercy Medical Center in Canton, Ohio.
Dr. Myron loves all aspects of dentistry, she strives to provide the highest quality comprehensive and compassionate dental care to help create a healthy smile for each patient. She aims to establish an environment which make patients feel comfortable and relaxed with an emphasis on dental education and preventative treatment. Dr. Myron is an active member of the American Dental Association and the Chicago Dental Society.
Dr. Myron and her husband just recently moved to Chicago. When Dr. Myron is not practicing dentistry she loves exploring the food scene of Chicago, cooking, attending fitness classes, traveling and spending time with her friends and family!