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Our Chicago team of providers are renowned educators, authors and clinicians in Cosmetics, Implants, Reconstructive Dentistry, Periodontics, Endodontics and Surgery.

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  • Lou Graham

    Dr. Lou Graham is an internationally recognized lecturer extensively involved in continuing education for dental professionals, focusing on incorporating current clinical advancements through “conservative dentistry”. He emphasizes in his teachings the same things he practices: dental health diagnosis, treatment plans for medically compromised patients, conservative treatment, cosmetic dentistry, and customized approaches to periodontal care, implants, and laser dentistry.

    Dr. Graham is a graduate of Emory Dental School. He served as the Dental Director at the University of Chicago and provides dental services for the University of Chicago Transplant Center. He is the founder of Catapult Education, teaching dentists worldwide.

  • Rauf Yousuf

    Dr. Rauf Yousuf, Periodontist, is a graduate of the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine in 1995. After completing a hospital fellowship in general dentistry at Illinois Masonic Hospital, he received his specialty training in periodontics at Indiana University School of Dentistry. He holds a Masters Degree in Oral Biology from Indiana University as well.

    Dr. Yousuf served as Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry. Dr. Yousuf specializes in all aspects of periodontics, including soft tissue grafting, bone grafting, implants, crown lengthening, and reconstructive periodontal surgery.

  • Shira Levy

    A former member of the Israeli Intelligence Unit, Dr. Shira Levy is a 2009 graduate of Tufts University School of Dentistry where she received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine after earning her Bachelor’s Degree with Honors in Biology from the University of Illinois. After completing an advanced residency affiliated with the Lutheran Medical Center in Redding, California, she relocated to Chicago where in addition to practicing general dentistry, she became a certified Invisalign provider. Dr. Levy is dedicated to providing her patients with the latest techniques and currently available treatments in cosmetic and restorative dentistry.

  • Susan McMahon

    A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Susan McMahon enjoys one of the largest cosmetic dental practices in Western Pennsylvania and practices with University Dental Professional in Chicago. She is accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, a fellow of the International Academy of DentalFacial Esthetics, and a fellow of the American Society for Dental Aesthetics. An author and lecturer, Dr. McMahon has devoted her professional career to the pursuit of advanced technologies in cosmetic dentistry and smile design. She served as a Clinical Instructor in Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine and is a frequent lecturer at many other dental schools.

    She also lectures to dentists in both the United States and Europe on cosmetic dentistry and teeth whitening. A seven-time award winner of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry’s Annual Smile Gallery, Dr. McMahon has twice been awarded gold medals. She has also been voted by her peers as Top Cosmetic Dentist in Pittsburgh.

  • Mary Roman
    DDS, MS

    Dr. Mary Roman, Endodontist, was born and raised in Alexandria, Egypt. She received her Bachelor in Dental Surgery degree from the University of Alexandria in 2008. In 2013, she completed the two-year advanced standing program at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She also completed her advanced specialty training in microsurgical endodontics at UIC where she additionally received a Master of Science in oral sciences. During her specialty training, Dr. Roman’s area of research was tooth-related maxillary sinus manifestations. Dr. Roman diagnoses and treats endodontic disease by employing the latest evidence-based procedures and technology. She focuses on patient education so that her patients can make informed decisions regarding their treatment. Dr. Roman teaches in the pre-doctoral clinic at UIC. Her professional affiliations include membership in the American Association of Endodontists, Edgar Coolidge study club, the American Dental Association, and the Chicago Dental Society. Besides English, Dr. Roman is fluent in Arabic and German and speaks limited French.

  • Andrew Bosworth

    Dr. Andrew Bosworth is a Minnesota native who grew up in a family of dentists so his passion for the art and profession began at a young age. He began his undergraduate career at the University of Denver and ended it with a B.S. in biology at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. From there, he went back home to the University of Minnesota to obtain his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree.

    During his dental training, he was involved in the periodontal surgery honors program and also spent four months working at a dental clinic in Bergen Norway. While highly versed in all areas of the profession, his interests peak in the areas of endodontics, periodontics, and cosmetic dentistry.

  • Samantha Chou

    Samantha Chou, DMD, has expertise in the full range of dental and surgical treatments for complex oral conditions. She specializes in oral and maxillofacial prosthodontics, using most current techniques and cutting edge industry innovations for rehabilitation of the oral and maxillofacial region. Dr. Chou also performs oral surgery, dental implant placement and prosthetics, cosmetic dentistry, and full mouth reconstruction. Her clinical training and academic research focused on advances in bone grafting, sinus/ridge augmentations, and implant placements utilizing various CAD-CAM technologies. She has presented the results of her research at national meetings of the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics. Currently, Dr. Chou uses comprehensive treatment techniques and strategies supported by research evidence to address patient’s esthetic concerns, while improving their overall oral health. Dr. Chou’s goal is to help patients experience the confidence and peace of mind a beautiful smile can make. “My patient’s smile is my top priority, and I am committed to creating beautiful smiles and maintaining them for a lifetime.”

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New Patients and Members:
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    all specialty services**
  • Ideal for patients with a Flex plan
  • A benefit to any patient who requires more
    than $1,000.00 of dental care
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**These services do not include Botox® or Juvederm® *Payment is due at the date of service If you would like to use Amex as a form of payment there will be a 2.5% processing fee.

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  • Bi-annual Regular Cleanings
  • Annual set of Bitewing X-Rays*
  • Annual State of the Art Cavity Diagnostic Technology Carivu®
    and Spectra® Analysis
  • Annual Velscope® Oral Cancer Screening
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    all specialty services**
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*New patients will receive a Comprehensive Examination by the doctor and full set of x-rays in place of the Annual Examination and bitewing x-rays.
**These services do not include Botox® or Juvederm® *Payment is due at the date of service


University Dental Professionals has served as the leader and preferred provider of dental services in Chicago since 1984.

Our experienced staff offer comprehensive dental examinations at our Hyde Park office and specialize in a wide array of dental services. We use only the most advanced technology and are committed to improving the quality of life of persons in the Hyde Park community through enhanced dental services. Give yourself the gift of a bright smile – schedule an appointment with your dentist today.

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About Us

Since 1984, University Dental Professionals has been providing exceptional dental care here in Chicago. Located in Hyde Park, directly across from the Museum of Science and Industry, our location has made it convenient for our patients from throughout Chicagoland and Northern Indiana. Focused on our mission to provide the best dental services possible, our doctors utilize the most advanced state-of- the-art technologies to customize their approach, one patient at a time. As a team, we are committed to collaborating with each other to ensure the best treatment options.

Our very own in office UDP dental plan reflects our philosophical approach to prevention and oral health. With more and more studies showing the systemic effects of poor oral health, our dental plan is 100% based on prevention and maintaining your oral health. The core of our plan is our hygiene recall system and our ongoing educational pursuits keep our hygiene team at the forefront of oral health. Each and every provider participates in our UDP plan, to offer our patients the best in services and reasonable fees without any limitations.

Our experienced doctors are leaders and innovators in dentistry. They are educators, authors and well respected clinicians highly skilled in Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry, Implant Dentistry, All on 4 Procedures(can you link to Implants/All on 4 page), Botox, Dental Sleep Appliances, Invisalign, and far more. Implementing digital and laser dentistry allows our patients the latest in comfortable and high-quality dentistry.

Value and Trust based…. come see what sets our team apart.