MEET THE DOCTORS
Meet the Doctors at Smiles for Families
Dr. Bahareh Sabzehei
Dr. Bahareh Sabzehei attended the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree in 2005. Following her general dental training, Dr. Sabzehei completed a three-year post-graduate residency program in Periodontics at the University of Illinois at Chicago. During her residency program, she also earned Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Oral Sciences.
Dr. Sabzehei has obtained the highest recognition for a specialist in the field of Periodontics by becoming a Diplomate of the American Boards of Periodontology. She has practiced in Chicago from 2008-2012. During this time she was also a faculty member at the University of Illinois at Chicago. In 2012 she moved to Orlando where she practiced Periodontics and was also a faculty member at the University of Florida.
In 2017 Dr. Sabzehei and her family moved back to Chicago where she calls home. Dr. Sabzehei strives for excellent clinical results and patient satisfaction. She is a member of several dental societies including American Association of Periodontics and Academy of Osseointegration. She continuously attends conferences and seminars to stay updated with the latest in the field of Periodontics and Implant dentistry.
Dr. Sabzehei lives in Chicago with her husband and two kids. They are excited to be back and enjoy many events and activities this great city has to offer.
Dr. Renee Pappas
Dr. Pappas, a general dentist, was born and raised in Chicago, where she lived with her family on the north side for many years. A first-generation daughter of Greek immigrants, she attended Lane Technical High School and later received her Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, from Loyola University Chicago. She is a 1988 graduate of the University of Illinois College of Dentistry where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She currently holds active memberships in the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. She is past President of the Northwest Suburban Branch to the Chicago Dental Society and currently serves on its Board of Directors.
Dr. Michael Jordan
Dr. Jordan was born in Chicago and raised in the northwest suburbs.
He attended New Trier High School and was a James Scholar at the University of Illinois, Champaign Urbana where he received a bachelor of science degree. He is a 1973 Graduate of the University of Illinois College of Dentistry where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.
Dr. Jordan has received advanced training in cosmetic dentistry, sleep dentistry, and CAD/CAM dentistry. He has served as dental director for two Chicago area long term care facilities.
Dr. Jordan enjoys golf, guitar, piano, scuba diving, yoga, and day long bike trail rides. He is a member of the Chicago Dental Society, the Illinois State Dental Society, and a Life Member of the American Dental Association.
Dr. Jordan is committed to emphasizing to his patients the connection between oral health and total health and longevity.
Dr. Aldina Levy
Dr. Levy was born and raised in San Francisco, Ca. She attended the University of California, San Diego for her undergraduate degree in Biology (B.S) and received her D.D.S. degree from the University of Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
After graduating dental school, Dr. Levy and her husband decided to relocate from San Francisco to suburban Chicago to be closer to her husband’s family. Dr. Levy started her dental career in the far Northwest suburbs and practiced for several years before taking an amazing opportunity to give back to the country. For the next 6 years, Dr. Levy served the US Navy directly by providing high quality dental care to the Naval recruits during their boot camp training in Great Lakes, IL.
Dr. Levy is bringing her experience in helping patients achieve their best oral health. She is a strong advocate for conservative dentistry and ensuring treatment is tailored to what is best for each individual. Dr. Levy promises to provide her patients with great care and empathy, the same way she would treat her own family and friends. Dr. Levy strongly believes in excellent doctor patient communication and wants to make sure all her patients understand the treatment options they have and encourages any questions.
In her free time, Dr. Levy’s favorite hobby is exploring the neighborhood whether it is for a new exercise class or a new restaurant or store. In addition, she loves spending quality time with her husband, 2 girls, and pug. Come make an appointment to meet Dr. Levy, discuss a comprehensive treatment plan, and give her your best recommendations! She is excited to join the practice and to learn something new from all her patients.