Dr. Palmer is a nationally recognized cosmetic restorative dentist. He completed his undergraduate studies at California State University at Fullerton where he received a full academic scholarship. Dr. Palmer attended Northwestern University Dental School and graduated in 1975. After graduation, he served his country in the United States Air Force where he gained tremendous experience in all phases of restorative dentistry. Dr. Palmer was recruited by a large group practice in Southeastern Wisconsin and was there until 1988. During his time there, he served as the Clinical Director for the Racine offices.Read More...
Dr. Ryan Kuebler joined Dr. Palmer at Kendall Pointe Dental in December of 2016. Dr. Kuebler graduated from Midwestern University in Downers Grove, IL with a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree and from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Dr. Kuebler continues his professional growth by maintaining memberships since 2012 in the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. He grew up in Winfield, IL and currently resides in Naperville, IL. He enjoys traveling, playing sports, boating on the weekends, spending time with his friends and family, and playing with his family bulldog George and new puppy Cooper. He enjoys giving back and has volunteered with the Special Olympics, Gigi’s Playhouse, and has gone on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic in 2015. Dr. Kuebler is inspired by the ability to make a difference in someone’s life through dentistry whether it is for cosmetic or health reasons. He is excited to join our practice and become an active member of the community.
Sarah is a Registered Dental Hygienist with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene degree. She has been employed by Kendall Pointe Dental since 1988. Sarah received and Associate in Applied Science Dental Hygiene degree in 1995 from Parkland College in Champaign, IL and graduated with Honors from the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport, CT with a Bachelor of Science Dental Hygiene in 2008. In keeping with a commitment to continuing education, Sarah obtained a Local Anesthesia for Dental Hygienists certification from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry in 2003. In 2004 Sarah earned an Associate Fellowship and Dental Laser Certification from the World Clinical Laser Institute and acquired an Ultimate Soft Tissue Laser Certification from the World Clinical Laser Institute in 2013. Additionally, Sarah received a certification to Administer and Monitor Nitrous Oxide from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry in 2010. In 2011, Sarah became an Inspired Hygiene Mastermind Member and completed an Advanced Periodontal Coaching program. Sarah is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, the Illinois Dental Hygiene Association, the Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics and the academic honorary society, Phi Kappa Phi. In 2008, Sarah was the charter recipient of the Irene Newman award for her outstanding commitment to providing dental care to the underprivileged. Sarah continues to provide dental services to the underprivileged through community programs and enjoys delivering high quality comprehensive dental hygiene care to the patients at Kendall Pointe Dental.
Christine started her career with Kendall Pointe Dental in 1992 after graduating Parkland College with an Associate's of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She enjoyed 2 years with this practice before setting out on her own to start "White Velocity", a teeth whitening company. She had moderate success before deciding her love and passion were with her patients. Resuming her clinical hygiene practice, Christine worked in a variety of offices over the past 8 years while advancing her degree. ln May of 2015 Christine graduated from Northern lllinois University with a degree in Health and Human Sciences. Christine is Advanced Laser certified with the World Clinical Laser lnstitute. She resides in Oswego and lives with her husband and two children. "l am so happy to be back with the world's greatest staff and look forward to providing excellent dentalcare to our patients."
Tanya is a Certified Dental Assistant. She has been employed at Kendall Pointe Dental since 1987. She is a 1983 graduate of Oswego High School. She originally went to nursing school but switched to dentistry where she has happily remained to this day. She has continued her education by becoming certified in coronal polishing and placement of pit and fissure sealants, oral sedation, implant placement surgery and restoration, oral disease detection, and is certified in CPR. Her main duties are assisting Dr. Palmer and inventory of dental supplies. Tanya resides in Yorkville with her husband and daughters.
Angela is a Dental Assistant. She has been employed at Kendall Pointe Dental since 2001. Angela graduated from Oswego High School in 2001 and attended Waubonsee Community College working towards her Associates Degree. She completed her dental assistant program through Montgomery Dental in March 2001. She is certified in coronal polishing and placement of pit and fissure sealants, implant restoration, oral disease detection, and is certified in CPR. Her main duties include assisting Dr. Palmer, but she also assists with our hygiene department, helping with recare management, taking patient xrays, and scheduling and confirming appointments. Angela resides in Montgomery with her husband and two children.
Glenda is a dental assistant and assists in our hygiene department. She has worked for Kendall Pointe Dental from 1996 to 2002. During that time she also taught dental assisting through Montgomery Dental. Glenda returned to Kendall Pointe Dental in November of 2012. She has 26 years experience in the dental field. She is certified in coronal polishing and placement of pit and fissure sealants and is certified in CPR. Her responsibilities at Kendall Pointe Dental include recare management, taking patient xrays, coronal polishing and appointment scheduling. Glenda resides in Sandwich with her husband Dean.
Connie is a Dental Assistant and assists in our hygiene department. She has been employed at Kendall Pointe Dental since June 2016. She graduated from East Aurora High School in 2014 and attended the dental assistants program at Waubonsee Community College in 2015. Her responsibilities include recare management, scheduling appointments and confirmations, and taking xrays. She is bilingual and fluent in Spanish. She resides in Aurora with her family.
Sue is an Office Administrative Assistant. She has been employed at Kendall Pointe Dental since June 2000. She was previously a patient of Dr. Palmer’s since 1989. She graduated from Oswego High School in 1985. Her main responsibilities include being the HIPAA Compliance Officer, Insurance Administrator, and web and computer maintenance. She attends continuing education classes pertaining to those areas and is certified in CPR. Sue grew up in the Oswego area and now resides in Yorkville with her husband and two sons.
Dusty is an Office Administrative Assistant. She has been employed at Kendall Pointe Dental since July 1998. She is a 1978 graduate of Bolingbrook High School. Dusty’s main responsibilities include Financial Coordinator, Collections Administrator and Marketing. She attends continuing education classes pertaining to those areas and is certified in CPR. She resides in Sheridan with her husband.