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Welcome to Lifetime Family Dental

Are you looking for a dentist in the New Lenox area? If so, Lifetime Family Dental is the place to go. Lifetime Family Dental, located conveniently in New Lenox, provides cosmetic and general dentistry to meet all your needs. Dr. Pal, Dr Gentile and  Dr. Atassi (Periodontist) are experienced in a vast array of dental procedures and and provide you with a comfortable, painless experience.

Lifetime Family Dental is always welcoming new patients from the New Lenox community and we would love to have you as part of our dental family. Please explore our web site to learn more about us. You can find information about our staff, our office, and the procedures and services that we offer. Lifetime Family Dental and its experienced team provides Dental Implants, Invisalign, Dental Bridges, Teeth Whitening, Braces, Root Canals, Dentures and much more.

If you are located in New Lenox, Mokena, Joliet, Homer Glen and the surrounding areas and have any questions please call us. We love hearing from our patients and anyone who may be interested in becoming one.

Meet the Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Aroon Pal
    Doctor

    Dr. Aroon Pal, New Lenox Dentist, is a graduate of Southern Illinois School of Dental Medicine. Following graduation in 1991, he started his first private practice. Dr. Pal opened this new practice, Lifetime Family Dental, here in Silver Cross Hospital, with the most up-to-date dental technology available including electronic patient records and digital x-rays.

  • Dr.
    Amer Atassi
    Doctor

    Dr. Amer Atassi has specialty training in placing dental implants and periodontics (gum treatment).

    He received his dental degree from Tufts University, Boston in 1996. He finished one year of Advanced Education in Dentistry at the University of Michigan. Then he pursued 3-year specialty training in periodontics (gum specialty) and dental implants at Louisiana State University. Dr. Atassi has two master degrees, and he is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.

  • Charlene

    Charlene is a 2013 graduate from the dental assistant program at Everest College. She is certified in coronal polishing, dental sealants, and Invisalign. She has been with Dr. Pal at Lifetime Family Dental for 4 years. It is important to her that patients have the best experience so she enjoys staying current with all the new trending dental technology.

    Charlene has two daughters named Mikaela and Milleena. In her free time, she loves spending time with her boyfriend as well as taking their daughters to soccer and dance.

  • Lora

    Lora graduated from Prairie State College with a degree in Dental Hygiene and joined our staff in 2016. Before practicing as a dental hygienist, Lora worked as a dental assistant. She loves the dental field and is very passionate with helping people achieve a healthy smile!

    During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and boyfriend as well as traveling to new places.

  • Deimante
    RDH

    Deimante graduated from Fox College with a degree in Dental Hygiene in 2017 and joined our staff in the beginning of 2018. Prior to becoming a dental hygienist Deimante had no experience working in the dental field. She quickly learned to love it as she realized how much she loved educating and helping patients achieve good oral health. During her free time Deimante loves to workout, watch cooking/baking shows, travel, and spend time with her husband and three year old daughter. 

  • Daniele

    Bio coming soon.

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  • Overview

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  • Sealants

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  • Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Patient

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  • Scaling and Root Planing

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  • Medications

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Monday:

10:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

By Appointment

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

By Appointment

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