Dr. Ricardo Mendoza
DDS / MS
Specialist: Pediatric Dentistry
"Dr. M” obtained his DDS degree from Central University of Venezuela in 1990, his Pediatric Dentistry Specialty degree from Boston University in 1995, and his Fellowship in Pediatric Dentistry and Hospital Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1997. He teaches in the General Practice Residency at the Illinois Masonic Medical Center’s Department of Dentistry, and holds hospital privileges there to render care for more difficult dental treatments.
Dr. M has been the Co-Chair of the Special Olympics - Special Smiles Program in Chicago since 2002, providing access to dental care for people with intellectual disabilities. He is also the President-Elect of the National Hispanic Dental Society for 2019, and will be inducted into the International College of Dentists at the American Dental Association Annual session in the fall of 2018.
Anthony P. Eltink
DMD / MS
“Dr. Tony” received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame, and continued his studies at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Dental Medicine where he graduated as the valedictorian of his class and received a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. Dr. Eltink then completed his three-year residency in orthodontics and obtained his Master of Science in Oral Sciences from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Eltink has lectured both nationally and internationally to groups of dentists and orthodontists, and his expertise and experience allows him to treat even the most complicated cases. He is an Invisalign Preferred Provider, which allows him to treat very difficult orthodontic problems using the Invisalign system.
DDS / MS
“Dr. G” was born in Wisconsin and raised in northern Minnesota. He attended the University of Michigan for his dental education and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree. He continued his dental education at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry where he received his Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics and a Master of Science degree in Oral Sciences.
Dr. Goldberg is skilled in treating a wide variety of orthodontic conditions and has experience with conventional braces, clear braces, and the invisalign aligner system.
Dr. Goldberg lives in Highland Park with his wife Abby and their cats Kirby and Gordie. In his spare time you may find him researching classic cars, curling or sailing.
A wonderful smile can light up a room. It can bring happiness to a child and it can bring comfort to the sick. A memorable smile is even more special. It stays with us long after the person has left.