Dr. Asher Gelman
Born and raised in New York, Dr. Asher Gelman now lives in Skokie with his wife, Rachael, and their four smart, stubborn, and sometimes well-behaved children, Emmett, Livia, Evan, and Margot.
Before following his wife back to her hometown, Dr. Gelman earned his doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine where he was awarded the Academy of Dental Materials Award for Excellence in Scholarship in Dental Materials and the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity Award for Undergraduate Scholarship. He continued his post-doctorate training in a General Practice Residency at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center, an affiliate hospital of The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, where he gained extensive experience in dental implantology and prosthodontics. Prior to attending dental school, Dr. Gelman graduated summa cum laude from Yeshiva University with a B.A. in Biology. Dr. Gelman has conducted research in modern aesthetic dental ceramics and presented his research before the International Association of Dental Research. His techniques have been published in the peer reviewed Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry. Drawn to dentistry both for its creative and technical aspects, Dr. Gelman has a passion for problem solving, cosmetic, and implant dentistry. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois Dental Association, and the Chicago Dental Society, and is committed to lifelong learning through continuing education.
Dr. Louis I. Freeman
From the time of receiving his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Northwestern University Dental School in Evanston, Illinois in 1980, Dr. Freeman has been the Chicago northshore dentist for over 32 years. Since beginning his career as a dentist in skokie, Dr. Freeman has placed an emphasis on prevention and a concern for patient dental health.
While emphasizing dental health, Dr. Freeman has made it a priority to get to know each patient individually. As an experienced dentist in skokie, Dr. Freeman firmly believes that establishing a caring and trusting relationship with each patient creates a more comfortable experience for both parties (especially with children). Dr. Louis I. Freeman is an active member of the northshore community of Chicago and lives in Skokie with his three children.
Dr. Freeman has completed numerous advanced training courses in cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, dental implants, fixed prosthodontics like crowns and bridges, and removable prosthodontics like dentures and partial dentures.