Meet our friendly Oak Park area/Elmwood Park, IL staff


The first thing you'll notice when you walk into New England Dental Group is the incredibly friendly and inviting atmosphere. Members of our staff have been hand-picked to provide you the best possible experience during your visit to the dentist. Learn more about our team below:
Christi, RDH
Christi Lynn, our Dental Hygienist, has been a hygienist for over 13 years and in the healthcare/medical field for over 24 years. She graduated with High Honors from Kennedy King/UIC dental program and has a Bachelor of Science degree from Aurora University. She prides herself in providing a high quality of care, promoting the importance of overall health and keeping up to date with progressive dentistry. She actively attends seminars and is certified in local anesthesia and laser dentistry. During her free time, she enjoys her cats, pilates, cooking, and the great outdoors.
Karina, Office manager
Karina, our office manager, has been with New England Dental Group for over 8 years. Her friendly demeanor makes her very approachable in discussing details of patients' insurance and other financial matter. "I am really happy working with Dr. Chae and all the staff here. I enjoy meeting new patients and their families, building long term relationships with them and helping them complete their treatment plans". She is married with two wonderful children, 11 and 14 years old. She loves animals and has two dogs and a guinea pig!
Stacy, Dental Assistant
Stacy has been a dental assistant for over 12 years. She particularly enjoys surgical procedures, such as dental implants, which give her satisfaction to see such changes that can be achieved. In her off time, she enjoys family time with her husband and playful young son, a soon to be Lego expert.
Diana, Dental Assistant
Diana, our newest addition to our team, is a dedicated cross trained employee who has not only knowledge of our clinical side, but basic insurance as well. She is a very empathetic individual who cares much about your comfort in the dental chair. Kids love her!
Karolina, Dental Assistant
Karolina has been with our office for 2+ years. Her empathy towards patients reflects well in her work- she enjoys helping treat patients to achieve optimal oral health. She enjoys skiing and ball room dancing in her spare time.
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