About Your Dentist

Nicola Toritto, DMD

“Healthy gums and teeth are important in many aspects of our lives. Healthy dentition allows us to maintain a good diet and keep our confidence. Good oral health will help maintain our overall health. I strive to teach as many people as I can this concept.”


My Mission

“My mission in dentistry is to provide the highest level of dental care, to increase the awareness of the importance of excellent oral health and to give each patient a comfortable dental experience.”

Education

Dominican University, Bachelor of Arts in Biology – River Forest, IL

Western University of Health Sciences, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Pomona, CA

Professional Memberships

Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)

Chicago Dental Society (CDS)

Illinois State Dental Society (ISDS)

American Dental Society (ADA)

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Toritto was born and raised in the western suburbs of Chicago. His favorite sport is soccer but enjoys playing and watching all kinds of sports, especially Chicago teams. On his free time Dr. Toritto plays golf, reads a new book or is watching a movie. Dr. Toritto enjoys traveling to experience new landscapes, food and cultures.

Debbie Rhie, DMD

My Mission

"To provide the best care regarding patient-centered oral health. I am very motivated and eager to learn everything at the best level for my patients. I am always educating myself on new skills and knowledge in order to become a better dentist today than yesterday. Ultimately, I do want to focus on cosmetic dentistry to help people love their smiles."

Education

Midwestern University, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Downers Grove, IL

Professional Memberships

Dr. Rhie is currently an active member of the American Dental Education Association, American Student Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, and American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Rhie was born in Seoul, South Korea, and moved to America at the age of 8. She is fluent in Korean, and she grew up in Grayslake, Illinois. When Dr. Rhie isn't practicing dentistry, she enjoys playing tennis, drums, and a little bit of piano. She also loves doodling, drawing, and crafting. Dr. Rhie is a huge fan of Netflix and horror movies!