Ahmed Mataria DDS
Dr. Mataria received his dental degree from the University of Detroit Mercy in 2009. He established multiple practices in the Chicago area that focus on providing excellent care to his patients. His practice became focused on implant reconstruction and regenerative dentistry.
He has attended numerous continuing education courses and fellowships; including multiple hands-on courses in the Dominican Republic. Dr. Mataria has expanded his practices from Chicago to Los Angeles. He currently limits his practice to implant dentistry, focusing on complicated cases from referrals and managing failed implants. He is an advocate of holistic implant dentistry by using metal-free implants. He has advanced training in vertical augmentation, soft tissue grafting, full arch restorations with immediate loading, LAPIP, P.E.T, and PRF.
Dr. Mataria currently serves as a clinical instructor for Triton College. He specializes in many branches of dentistry including; teaching implant placement, sinus lifts, and full arch restorations, all while providing mentorship to his student doctors throughout their educational journey. Dr. Mataria believes that fear comes from a lack of proper knowledge; however, through education and practice, we can accomplish anything. During his free time, Dr. Mataria loves to take hikes with his partner in crime, Mayah the Husky. He also enjoys swimming, reading, and learning about advances in digital technology.
Jeferson Santos DDS
Dr. Jeff was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. His passion for dentistry started at an early age influenced by his aunts and his orthodontist. At age 18 he was accepted into Dental school in São Paulo and his Dental journey started.
He made his way to Chicago shortly after completing a two-year postdoctoral program in Restorative Dentistry at UCLA School of Dentistry in California which granted his DDS degree in the US. With a kind, and outgoing personality he strives to build relationships with every patient while providing gentle and conservative care.
Dr.Jeff makes sure to stay current with the latest technology and techniques to ensure the highest level of care.
In his free time he enjoys staying active, traveling, and spending time with family, friends, and his little dog Alaska. A few of his hobbies are working out, reading and baking.
Dr. Angela Suh DMD
Dr. Suh was born in South Korea and grew up in Chicago ever since she was young. Dentistry was always a part of her life, as her grandfather and father were at the forefront of the dental materials industry. She completed her DMD at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and upon graduation, she received the Lina Tharp Award for exemplary leadership and the BISCO award for excellence in pediatric care. Dr. Suh is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Chicago Dental Society. She has a great interest in dental materials, and always keeps up with modern technology, especially in implants and esthetic dentistry to provide the best for her patients. Dr. Suh will do her best to deliver confidence through a healthy and beautiful smile. In her free time, Dr. Suh enjoys traveling and rock climbing.