Dentist in Channahon, IL
All our professionals at Paula S. Fillak, DMD, Ltd. maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Dr. Paula S. Fillak, DMD – Dentist
Dr. Paula received her undergraduate degree from Barnard College in NYC. She then attended the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine where she received her DMD degree with honors. After graduating, she was accepted into a highly competitive General Practice Residency with the United States Navy and then served an additional three years as a Lieutenant in the US Naval Dental Corps. She is married to Dr. Douglas Fillak who is also a dentist and has three children. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and gardening. Dr. Paula is committed to providing high quality dentistry in a caring, honest and professional manner.
Holly S. , RDH – Dental Hygienist
Holly began her dental career at this practice 15 years ago. She majored in dental hygiene and graduated with honors from Prairie State College. Her experience and continuing education enable her to educate you in proper home hygiene techniques while providing a soothing a gentle dental experience at your next office visit. Holly resides in the area and is committed to her patients and the community.
Joanne C. , RDH - Dental Hygienist
Joanne has been enjoying a career in Dental hygiene for over 30 years. She majored in Dental hygiene from Prairie Stae College. She has experience working in general dentistry, pedodontic, and periodontic offices. She strives to have each patient learn the proper skills to achieve and maintain a health mouth and happy smile. She works part time at our office and works at a periodontal office the remaining days. She enjoys running 5k's and time with family and friends.
Tracy K. – Dental Assistant
Tracy is a lifetime resident of the area. She has been with our office for 14 years. She takes pride in making sure our patients feel comfortable and at ease. Her extensive knowledge and easy going personality help keep our office running efficiently even in the busiest of times. When Tracy is not working she enjoys spending time with her family doing outdoor activities.
Madeline T. - Office Staff
Madeline just graduated high school from Lincoln Way East. She has been with our practice for 8 months assisting with dental procedures, and also working the front desk. Madeline graduated with 2nd semester honors and Family consumer science student of the year. Madeline loves working in the dental office and plans on continuing her education next year attending moraine valley for her pre requisites to transfer into a dental hygiene program. Madeline believes that the best makeup is a smile, and is excited to help patients maintain a clean and healthy mouth. When Madeline isn’t in the office she enjoys spending her time watching musicals, and laying out by the pool.
Ashley U. - Office Manager
Ashley brings over 10 years of experience within the dental industry. Her professionalism and warm personality heighten the level of customer service to new and refreshing levels here at Dr. Paula's office. Ashley's understanding of healthcare benefits, and treatment alternatives provide a wealth of knowledge for patients as they explore all their oral health options. Ashley has two children and enjoys spending her time off with her friends and family.