Nan Steltz, business team lead and coordinator at Downtown Dental for three years, oversees office operations smoothly. Beyond work, she’s involved in foster care volunteering, enjoys horseback riding, and finds solace in fishing.
At Downtown Dental, Nan cherishes every part of her role. Connecting with patients brings her immense joy, and her team feels like family. Dr. Mohan’s exceptional leadership, driven by love for the team and patients, sets the office standard. For Nan, choosing Downtown Dental was her best decision, combining fulfilling patient interactions, a supportive team, and exceptional leadership.
Destinie Love, patient care coordinator at Downtown Dental, finds solace in reading and the creativity of cooking outside of work.
What truly captivates Destinie about her role at Downtown Dental is the continuous learning experience it offers. She revels in discovering new and exciting facets of dentistry, finding joy in the ever-evolving knowledge and advancements in the field.
Diana Lopez, with 26 years of experience as an assistant, holds a deep appreciation for the team she works with at Downtown Dental. Their collaboration and camaraderie stand out as the highlight of her professional journey, contributing significantly to her fulfilling work experience.
Cierra, a dedicated dental assistant, finds joy in two main passions outside of work: spending quality time with her son and immersing herself in the world of books.
At Downtown Dental, Cierra’s favorite aspect is the fantastic team she collaborates with. Working alongside these remarkable individuals adds immense value to her professional experience, fostering a positive and enriching work environment.
Divya Mishra, a dental assistant, brings a unique perspective to Downtown Dental, having been a dentist in India and an aspiring dental student in the States. Beyond dentistry, Divya finds solace in gardening and the harmonies of singing.
What truly makes her experience special at Downtown Dental is the engaging patient interactions and the incredible people she works alongside. The positive work atmosphere, coupled with Dr. Mohan’s influence, stands out as a cherished aspect of her role.
Karla Sanchez, a dedicated dental assistant, has accrued three years of comprehensive experience within the dental field, acquiring expertise across various facets of dentistry through roles in two distinct offices. She finds fulfillment in assisting patients and enhancing their confidence by transforming their smiles, making her role deeply rewarding.
Karla enjoys spending quality time with her son. Their adventures include visits to parks, engaging with friends, exploring the library, and bouncing around at trampoline parks.
Alison Torres, a seasoned registered dental hygienist, brings over two decades of expertise to her role, with five years as a dental assistant preceding her 19-year tenure in dental hygiene.
Off-duty, Alison finds joy in family time, nurturing her garden, crafting delicious dishes in the kitchen, and cheering on kids at baseball and softball games. Boating offers her a serene escape. At the core of Alison’s passion lies building patient relationships and enhancing oral health through education. She finds fulfillment in educating and empowering patients to improve their oral well-being, emphasizing the importance of holistic dental care.
Toni Dusek, a dental hygienist at Downtown Dental, boasts a diverse background in dentistry, having managed offices and worked in dental assisting after graduating from Rock Valley College.
Off-duty, Toni finds joy in hula hooping, catching live music gigs, and exploring new places through travel. But what she likes best about Downtown Dental is the exceptional patient care, the emphasis on education, and the fantastic team she works with. The camaraderie among colleagues makes her experience at Downtown Dental truly special.
As a seasoned registered dental hygienist with nine years in the field, Brenda Perez earned her Bachelor’s in Dental Hygiene from Southern Illinois University in 2014, a milestone that shaped her career. The camaraderie among Downtown Dental colleagues makes each day enjoyable, fostering an environment where she can provide top-notch care while continually growing in dentistry.
Outside dentistry, her world revolves around cherished moments with her husband, Omar, and their two young children, Emery (3) and Benicio (1). They find joy in shared dinners, play dates, her dedication to fitness, and capturing family memories through photography.