Dr. Theresa Neal comes from the sunny state of California where she earned her dental degree at The University of Southern California, Los Angeles. She has practiced in her hometown of San Jose, CA since 2011 and recently relocated to Chicago with her husband. Dr. Theresa is comfortable performing all phases of dentistry, and particularly enjoys working with children. She has a passion for continuing dental education, and is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Illinois State Dental Society. During her free time she loves spending time outdoors, at sporting events with her husband, and cooking up a feast for family and friends. She looks forward to meeting you soon!
Dr. Gwozdz has immigrated to the United States from Poland, and completed her High School diploma at Good Counsel High School in Chicago. She graduated from Elmhurst College with degree in Economics and Preprofessional sciences and a minor in German. In 1998, she entered graduate program in Pharmacology at Rush University. Dr. Gwozdz studied dentistry at UIC College of Dentistry, graduating in 2004.
Dr. Handa was born in Pune, India and completed her dental schooling in India before moving to Boston in 2009. She earned her DMD from Boston University, graduating in 2011. She worked as a General Dentist in Boston before moving to Chicago in 2017. She loves her work as a dentist and is particularly passionate about working with children. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society and the Chicago Dental Society. She also serves proudly in the United States Army Reserve. In her free time, Dr. Handa enjoys exploring the vibrant live music and theatre scene in Chicago, volunteering in her community, traveling and spending time with family.
At Oak Lawn Family Dentistry, we offer convenient dental care, extended hours, and Saturday appointments. Make your appointment today!