We’ve built a team of experienced dental professionals to offer unbeatable dental care during every step of your dental office visit. From the moment you walk through the door, you will be met by a team that cares about your dental health. We are here to answer your questions, discuss your options, and provide the best dental services in the industry.
Michelle Lee DDS
Dr. Michelle Lee is known to her patients and her staff as kind, caring, and genuinely concerned about people. She steps out of her role as a clinician to really get to know you and your needs. Patient comfort is paramount to Dr. Lee, and she will provide gentle touch care and conservative treatment planning.
She graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago with Bachelor’s degree in Biological Science. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Dr. Lee is an active member of the American Dental Association and the Chicago Dental Society. She is also a certified Invisalign provider and has profound knowledge of conventional braces treatment; she enjoys transforming her patients’ smiles and giving them a new-found confidence.
She enjoys the challenges that dentistry brings and her ultimate dentistry goal is to best provide for patient’s needs with knowledge and care.
Jin Nam DDS
Dr. Jin Nam received his Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Massachusetts-Amherst in Biochemistry. He graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. He completed three years of post-graduate dental specialty education in Prosthodontics at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. After completion of Prosthodontics training, he continued his study for a year in Implant Restoration and Surgery as an Implant fellow at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Nam is an active member of the American College of Prosthodontics and Board Eligible.
Amy has been handling the day-to-day operations of Fresh Dental since our opening in November of 2018. She took her first dental assisting position in 2004 and has been in the dental industry ever since! Amy's advanced knowledge of every aspect of the dental office enables her to provide broad guidance and training for our practice.
"As the office manager of Fresh Dental my job is to oversee the office operations and I am committed to making our patients and their families experience in our practice a positive one!"
When she is not at the office, Amy enjoys spending quality time with her family and her two dogs. Amy especially enjoys traveling, crafting, shopping and home decor.
Cynthia has been working in the dental field since 2018, she is a student at Prairie State College currently working on her Degree for Multi Media Marketing. As our current Business Assistant, she helps Amy with the day to day operations of Fresh Dental. Cynthia is also fluent in English and Spanish.
Outside of the office, Cynthia loves to spend time with her two kids, they specially like reading books and painting. She also likes nature (except bugs), long walks, video editing, and photography.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Patty has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2017, when she graduated from the Harper College Dental Hygiene program. She is an active member of the Illinois Dental Hygienists Association and continues to build her knowledge of new technology and current hygiene products. She is certified in local anesthetic, and takes continuing education classes regularly.
Patty emphasizes patient education and does her best to ensure patients feel that all of their hygiene questions and concerns are addressed at each appointment.
Outside the office, Patty enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors, and being around family and friends.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Mo has been in the dental field for 14 years and graduated from Portland Community College. Mo is thrilled to now be a part of the Fresh Dental team.
"As a dental hygienist, my focus is on providing high quality care to my patients and educating them on how to maintain good oral health. I am committed to making hygiene appointments a comfortable and positive experience. I am here to learn your dental history, listen to your concerns, and plan for a healthy future."
Mo grew up in Portland, Oregon and has a twin sister and one nephew. Mo enjoys living in Chicago, exploring museums, restaurants and running along the lake front.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Jose is our bilingual dental hygienist who has 11 years experience in the dental field. He graduated from Fox College and was awarded the golden scaler award for his excellence in patient care and clinical skills. Patient comfort is his top priority as he looks to change the stigma many patients have associated with dental care. Outside of work, Jose enjoys going to the movies, loves to travel, and try new restaurants.
Beatriz has been working as a dental assistant since 2012. She first met and worked with Dr. Lee at a different dental office in 2012, and the two have been good friends since then. Beatriz is a great dental assistant with a friendly personality and caring manners. She is fluent in both English and Spanish. Beatriz enjoys helping each patient during treatment and assisting the doctors to make each appointment go as smoothly as possible.
Outside of the office, Beatriz loves spending time outdoors, especially during Chicago summers! She also loves to travel and spend time with her family and dog.
Daisy has been in the dental field for over 6 years. She is a highly trained dental assistant that stays current with continuing dental education. Her commitment is taken seriously to helping patients maintain their dental health. Patients appreciate her gentle and compassionate bedside manner. Daisy is also fluent in Spanish and volunteers different events in her own free time. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her precious dog Roxy. Fresh Dental is proud to work alongside her.