Get to know the Office and Doctors that will be taking care of your smile.
At DentalWorks Skokie, you’ll find gentle, understanding dentists and hygienists committed to helping you look and feel better. And we’re working hard to make it easy to keep your family healthy. To clean your teeth. Straighten your smiles. And do it in a way that fits best with your schedule and life.
We’re the dentist you can trust for the life of your smiles. Because whether you know it or not, we already consider your family, part of ours.
9312 North Skokie Blvd
Skokie, IL 60077
Phone Number: (847) 673-3621
Fax Number: (216) 584-1030
Monday & Wednesday: 10am – 6:30pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 10am – 7:30pm
Friday: 8am – 4pm
Saturday: 8am – 3pm
Located in the Orchard Plaza.
Dental care is available for patients of all ages, including pediatric services and care for senior patients as well as adults.
For teeth that are out of alignment, metal braces can effectively shift the teeth to a proper position.
A dental implant involves placing a replacement tooth root in the jawbone, which provides the foundation for temporary or permanent tooth options.
Multiple types of oral conditions, such as disease, might negatively affect a patient's overall wellness. Stemming from damaging oral bacteria, gum disease is considered a main source of loose or missing teeth among patients aged 35 and up...
There are many types of oral surgery, including surgical procedures such as a tooth removal or a root canal.
Dentures are used to replace all of a patient’s teeth (complete dentures) or several teeth (partial dentures) to restore your smile.
DentalWorks cosmetic dentistry procedures will rejuvenate your smile.
In addition to preventative care, repairing your smile, and all of our standard services, we have even more that can help you and your family stay healthy.
From checkup and cleanings, to transforming your smile, our dental family is here for yours. But don’t take our word for it. See what our patients are saying about us.
Great dentist, great hygienist, and very friendly staff! Very clean office!E.A.
From day one I've been extremely pleased with the staff at Dentalworks. And I hate going to the dentist!! Would I recommend anyone to Dentalworks.A.D.
Ronald J. Picchetti, D.D.S., is a General Dentist.
Dr. Ronald J. Picchetti is board-certified in General Dentistry in the State of Illinois. Dr. Picchetti earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery at Loyola University at Maywood in 1988, and graduated with high honors and was a member of Delta Dental Fraternity, as Treasurer. Dr. Picchetti has his certification in basic life support. He began working with Sears Dental in March of 1989 as an associate doctor and worked himself up to partial owner in January 2004. Dr. Picchetti’s services include composite restorations, extractions, gold restorations, porcelain crowns, implant restoration, and endodontics as well as prosthodontics. He enjoys working with people and takes pride in performing cosmetic dentistry.
Harshil Patel, D.D.S., is a General Dentist.
Dr. bio coming soon…
Amer Shammaa, D.D.S., M.S., is an Orthodontist.
Dr. Amer Shammaa is devoted to providing quality personal orthodontic care. His treatment approach combines the most innovative techniques and state-of-the-art appliances and equipment. Being trained under some of the best orthodontists in the country, Dr. Shammaa hopes to change peoples’ lives by creating a healthy smile that will make them happy and confident. He enjoys creating long-term relationships with his patients and their families.
Dr. Shammaa received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Minnesota and his postgraduate certificate and Master of Science degree in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics from West Virginia University. Dr. Shammaa is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, and several other professional organizations. He is certified and has valuable experience treating patients using Invisalign, TADs (mini-implants), lingual braces, Wilcodontics, orthognathic surgical cases and multiple other orthodontics techniques.
Dr. Shammaa is married to his wife Aylah. His hobbies include playing soccer, reading, and spending time with his family.
The DentalWorks Skokie dental facility is centrally located in Skokie, IL. Warm and inviting, we welcome all patients to our facility. Updated with the latest dental equipment, each room was designed with the patient in mind. The patient experience begins with a warm smile from our receptionist, where patients are greeted and made to feel comfortable. Our facility has several exam rooms, as well as a private meeting area to discuss treatment. Our procedure space is fully equipped with the most advanced dental technology to guarantee that every patient has a pain-free and seamless experience. Our team welcomes you to visit our spacious dental facility, DentalWorks Skokie, so that we can offer you the service you need.
In light of the COVID pandemic, we are taking extra vigilance to ensure the health of you and our team. Please see the additional steps we are taking in our practices to ensure your safety.
We have reinforced our already comprehensive Infection Control procedures with our team members, which include:
In addition we are also taking the following additional steps:
If you develop any cold symptoms prior to your appointment, please consider rescheduling or utilizing our TeleDentistry website to be seen virtually.
We understand the longer dental practices remain closed to preventive care and treatment for early forms of dental disease, the more likely that patients’ untreated disease will progress, increasing the complexity and cost of treatment. It is recommended by the CDC that you minimize the number of visits by completing as much of your recommended treatment during your appointment.