About Your Dentist

Maria Hamidani, DMD

“Dentistry allows me the opportunity to be part of a dynamic field and a dynamic team that takes pride in serving others.”

My Mission

“I believe that successful dentistry begins with patient education, and this forms the foundation for the excellent care we provide. Our patients are key players in our care team. I look forward to building long-lasting relationships with our patients and helping them enjoy the best dental experience possible.”

Education

Hospital Dentistry Residency
Mercy Hospital St. Louis - St. Louis, MO

Doctorate of Dental Medicine
Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine - Downers Grove, IL

Bachelor of Science in Health Science - magna cum laude
Benedictine University at Lisle - Lisle, IL

Continuing Education &Professional Memberships

Dr. Hamidani’s residency allowed her the opportunity to gain valuable experience treating patients with complex medical needs in general practice and operating room settings. She is an active member of the Illinois State Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and the Chicago Dental Society. Dr. Hamidani is committed to continuing education in order to provide her patients with state-of-the-art technology, procedures, and materials in dentistry. She enjoys attending the Chicago Dental Society’s Midwinter Meeting every year – this is a conference dedicated to networking with dental professionals from over 16 different countries and learning all about the latest professional products and instruments in dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

When she isn’t practicing dentistry, Dr. Hamidani enjoys hiking, traveling, and spending quality time with her little sister and adorable nieces. She has been married to her husband, Azhar for three years. Dr. Hamidani is a native Chicagoan, and she’s an avid Bulls fan! She also partakes in amateur photography and photo editing, as well as learning new culinary recipes. Dr. Hamidani enjoys volunteering with community outreach programs, such as Give Kids A Smile and Missouri Mission of Mercy events.
 

Jonathan Thomas, DMD

“A smile is the most beautiful thing you can wear."

My Mission

“My highest priority is to treat my patients with respect, integrity, and honesty. My patients can depend on me to deliver affordable, effective, and comprehensive dental service that maintains the most rigorous standards of professional oral health care.”

Education

Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Downers Grove, ILDoctorate of Dental Medicine

Midwestern University – Downers Grove, ILMaster of Arts in Biomedical Sciences

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign – Champaign, ILBachelor of Science in Integrative Biology

Professional Memberships

Dr. Thomas is a member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

In his free time, Dr. Thomas enjoys video games, basketball, golf, and playing with his new puppy, Penny.