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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.

  • Amanda RDH

    Meet Amanda (RHD)! Amanda graduated from Fox college in 2018. Amanda works part time at our office as a dental hygienist and part time at another office. She had worked at our practice for a little over two years and doesn't plan on leaving our amazing patients. Amanda is very good with nervous patients and listening to patients concerns. Amanda grew up in the area but now resides in Chicago. While she's not cleaning teeth Amanda enjoys exploring new restaurants with her boyfriend and spending time with her dog, Lucy. Call now to get your cleaning schedule! She will make sure to clean up your pearly whites especially if you have been behind coming in due to covid. (815) 717-8793

  • Stephanie CDA

    Stephanie has been a dental assistant for 5 1/2 years and with our practice for almost 4. Steph's calm demeanor helps comfort patients. She is coronal polishing certified and can pretty much do it all! Stephanie is fluent in English and Spanish so can tend to any patients questions or concerns. In her free time she helps out at her church. Steph is a dog lover with a big heart.

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  • Periodontal (Gum) Disease

    While you may think that some loss of teeth is inevitable with aging, it is actually possible for all of your teeth to last a lifetime. One of the ways you can achieve this goal is to avoid periodontal disease (“peri” – around; “odont” – tooth), which is caused by bacteria that attack the ...

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  • Mouthrinses

    Numerous studies have shown that using an appropriate mouth rinse, in conjunction with regular brushing and flossing, is an easy and effective way for you to improve your overall oral health. As part of a regular program of oral hygiene, mouth rinses (which are sometimes called mouthwashes) can be effective ...

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  • Oral Hygiene for Kids

    Teeth can last a lifetime if you take care of them right — and the best time to start is just as soon as they begin appearing. By establishing good oral hygiene routines for your children right from the start, you'll give them the best chance of keeping their teeth healthy — forever. Tooth decay, ...

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  • Invisalign for Teens

    There's a new technology that's (literally) putting a smile on plenty of young faces: A system of clear, removable aligners made especially for teens called Invisalign Teen®! If you (or a teenager you know) are a candidate for this treatment, you might find it's the best fit for your lifestyle: It lets ...

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  • Fillings

    If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. About 78% of us have had at least one cavity by the time we reach age 17, according to a 2000 report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Fortunately there's a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling. Fillings ...

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  • Orthodontic FAQs

    What do orthodontists do? Orthodontists are dental specialists who diagnose and treat problems with the position, alignment or spacing of the teeth, and related irregularities in the face and the jaw. A number of special treatments, including braces and other oral appliances, are used to correct these ...

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  • Sinus Surgery

    If you want to replace a missing or failing tooth with a state-of-the-art dental implant (watch dental implant video), your dentist will first need to make sure that you have sufficient bone in your jaw to anchor the implant. This is true no matter what type of tooth is being replaced. However, if it ...

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  • Tips to Prevent Cavities

    Cavities are little holes in teeth that can eventually cause big problems. They form when tooth-eroding acid attacks a tooth's protective outer covering (enamel). This acid mainly comes from two sources: your diet, and certain oral bacteria that thrive in the absence of effective oral hygiene. If cavities ...

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  • Preventive Dentistry

    You've no doubt heard it said that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. In dentistry, you might say it's worth two pounds. Maybe even thousands of dollars. That's because dental problems can become exponentially more expensive — and painful — the longer they go unaddressed. Fortunately, ...

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Monday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

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Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

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9:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-2:00 pm

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