The Dentists

Dr. Kasia Staniek, D.D.S.


Dr. Kasia Staniek is a comprehensive General Dentist that grew up and currently resides in South Elgin. She graduated Augustana College with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Biochemistry. Afterward she obtained her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine-IL. In addition, she completed an Advanced Education of General Dentistry at the Clement Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee. While attending residency she gained additional experience treating medically complex patients, handling dental emergencies, and performing difficult dental procedures.

Loving all aspects of general dentistry, Dr. Staniek regularly attends continuing education seminars throughout the year to improve her dental skills and to stay up to date with the latest techniques. She focuses on making the experience at the dentist a positive one for everyone. Friendly, dedicated, energetic and intuitive, Dr. Staniek prides herself in addressing each patient’s unique concerns and needs. She is passionate about developing meaningful relationships and taking a personal interest in each patient.

Dr. Staniek is an active member of The Chicago Dental Society, The American Dental Association, The Illinois State Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry and Polish Dental Arts. She is fluent in both English and Polish. When Dr. Staniek is not in a dental office, she enjoys spending time with her loving family and friends. Her hobbies include traveling, skiing, and cooking delicious food.

Dr. Kasia Lopez, D.D.S.

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Dr. Lopez is more than a dentist. She believes a healthy smile is the gateway to whole body health and beauty. Rather than just treat your teeth, she looks at your entire health history with a focus on preventative care rather than a "fix-it" mentality.

To ensure your optimum care she makes sure they've gone through all reasonable measures to keep their office as toxin free as possible. From advanced air filtration systems, to triple filtering her water, you're health is taken into consideration. She is equally careful with your dental care. Not only is she a mercury-free dentist, but she is also BPA free. You'll be cared for with a natural medicine philosophy.

Dr. Lopez's Professional Affiliations

  • American Dental Society
  • Illinois State Dental Society
  • Chicago Dental Society
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep medicine
  • American Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders
  • International Academy of Orthodontics
  • Illinois Sleep Society
  • Founding member and President of The Pinnacle Study Club 2009 – Present
  • Biomet/3i Dental Implant Mini-Residency. 2003
  • Dawson Academy 1999
  • LVI Global Post-graduate Dental learning Institute. 2004-2006