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St. Charles Family Dentistry, Ltd.

 516 E. Main Street
 St. Charles, IL 60174
 (630) 377-3131   
 
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St. Charles Family Dentistry, Ltd.

 

EDMUND A. LIPSKIS, D.D.S., M.S.

EDMUND A. LIPSKIS, D.D.S., M.S.

St. Charles, IL Family and General Dentist

St. Charles Family Dentistry, Ltd.


Dr. Edmund Lipskis received his D.D.S. degree from Loyola University School of Dentistry in 1981. He also completed his Masters Degree in Oral Biology at Loyola. He served as an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and lectured to Orthodontic residents. Currently, Dr. Lipskis lectures internationally on orthodontics and presents courses for the Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines.

Recognizing his interest in orthodontics motivated Dr. Lipskis to begin a 30 year journey seeking to learn the newest philosophies and techniques orthodontics/facial orthopedics has to offer. He has studied with the United 

States Dental Institute; Invisalign certification courses; Mid America Orthondontic Society; Dr. Dwight Damon; the International Association of Orthodontics; and Dr. Derek Mahony in Australia.

Dr. Lipskis' interests expanded to include craniofacial orthopedics, treatment of chronic pain/TMJ issues and sleep disordered breathing (Sleep Apnea). He has studied extensively with Dr. Steven Olmos and has lectured on Orthodontics for the TMJ patient. He is certified to provide Invisalign and Snap-on-Smile restorations.

He passed the examination for his Diplomate from the Board of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain July 2009 and became a Diplomate in the Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorder Disciplines in 2011.

He is a member/ Fellow/ Diplomate in the following organizations:

EDMUND A. LIPSKIS, D.D.S., M.S. working on a patient

Dr. Lipskis feels that everyone deserves a beautiful, healthy smile. He understands the importance of your TMJ and occlusion in maintaining healthy posture and overall health.

 

LYNN O. LIPSKIS, D.D.S.

LYNN O. LIPSKIS, D.D.S.

St. Charles, IL Family and General Dentist

St. Charles Family Dentistry, Ltd.


Dr. Lipskis graduated from Loyola University School of Dentistry in 1981. She served as an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry from 1982 to 1992.She currently serves as the Curriculum Director for the Academy of Sleep Disorders Disciplines.

Dr. Lipskis recognizes the value of broadening her horizons when it comes to dentistry. She has spent the past 30 years seeking out the most forward thinking people in the profession who think holistically. As a result, her treatment approach is one of listening to her patients and working with them to reach a commonly agreed upon health goal. Following this inquisitive approach has led her to discover the extensive affects that oral health has for a person's general health. Dr. Lipskis recognizes the need for quality dental care to maintain proper oral health and how dental health impacts your  total body health .

The years 2005 through 2010 involved extensive studies in the field of Temporomandiblar Joint Disorders and Head/Neck Pain disorders. She has completed a residency program with the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain and another residency program with Dr. Steve Olmos.

In July 2009, Dr. Lipskis passed her examination for the Dr. Lynn Diplomate status by the Board of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain; and in 2011 became a Diplomate in the Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines.  Dr. Lipskis has spoken to predoctoral students regarding TMJ therapies and speaks to general dentists about TMD and Sleep Dentistry.

Her interests lie in treatment of Craniofacial Pain Disorders (TMJ), facial development, Restorative Occlusion for chronic pain patients, and Sleep Disordered Breathing (Sleep Apnea) and how alternative medicine may complement patient care.

Dr. Lipskis is a member/Fellow/Diplomate of the following organizations:

  • Fox River Dental Society (FRVDS)
  • Illinois State Dental Society (IDS)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • American Association of Functional Orthodontics (AAFO)
  • American Academy of Craniofacial Pain
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Dentistry

Dr. Lipskis wants to help educate patients and professionals on the importance of dental health to a persons overall health and well being. She feels great satisfaction in helping individuals eliminate chronic debilitating pain from their lives .

Dana I. Lipskis, D.D.S.

St. Charles, IL Family and General Dentist

St. Charles Family Dentistry, Ltd.


Dr. Dana Lipskis graduated from the University of Tennessee School of Dentistry in 2014. She now joins the staff of St. Charles Family Dentistry, and is working fulltime in the practice.

 Dr. Lipskis received training in comprehensive patient care, dental emergencies, oral surgery techniques, and managing patients with complex medical histories. Dr. Lipskis is comfortable working with a wide range of patients and offers treatment plans that are individualized for each patient.

Dr. Dana enjoys all aspects of general dentistry. She is especially interested in dental esthetics and the use of dental implants for oral rehabilitation. She firmly believes in the value of continuing education and stays up-to-date with the latest dental technologies and methodology. Dr. Lipskis loves working with kids, and always looks forward to meeting new families.

Dr. Lipskis understands the important relationship between oral health and systemic health. She believes that strong patient education is the key to maintaining good oral health. Her goal is for all of her patients to have a healthy smile that they are proud to show off. She is currently studying with Drs. Ed and Lynn to develop her skills in the diagnosis of TMD and Sleep Apnea.

Dr. Dana is a hometown girl. Born and raised in St. Charles, she attended St. Charles East High School where she swam on the varsity team for four years. She then went to The Ohio State University and swam on their DIvision I Womens Swim Team.

Dr. Lipskis attended the University of Tennessse for Dental School and enjoyed the change of scenery of living down South.  She missed the snow up North and is excited to be working alongside Dr. Ed and Dr. Lynn to provide the best care possible for our wonderful patients!

 

STAFF INFORMATION

Registered Dental Hygienists
Our goal is to provide you with the most advanced preventive services possible. Education is a huge part of our office role. We like to spend time discussing the newest treatment options with patients and answering any questions they may have.

Feel free to ask us about cosmetic dentistry, tooth whitening, orthodontics, TMJ, or other dental treatments you would like information about.

HEATHER, R.D.H
Graduated 1999 from Prairie State College with an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene.  
She has worked at St. Charles Family Dentistry since 1999.  She enjoys working with children and adults. Heather recently finished orthodontic treatment with Dr. Ed Lipskis so she will be able to answer all your orthodontic questions.
Certified for dental injections and dental sealants.

LORI, R.D.H.
Lori is an experienced hygienist who loves to teach people how to take care of their smiles.
She has worked with St. Charles Family Dentistry since 2014.
Certified for dental injections and dental sealants.

FRANCESCA,  R.D.H.

Francesca has been with our office since spring 2014. She enjoys working with children and helping adults take care of their beautiful smiles. 

HALEY,  R.D.H.

Haley is joined our hygiene staf inthe autumn of 2014 and is enthusiatic about all things dental! She will greet you with a smile and answer all your questions about taking care of your teeth and the wonderful services we provide at St. Charles Family Dentistry.

Dental Hygienists Team


Clinical Dental Assistants
Our goal is to make your visit to the office as comfortable as possible. We enjoy working closely with the doctors to provide high quality dental treatment and seeing the difference a great smile can make in a persons life. We enjoy being a resource for patients and answering their questions. All of us appreciate the continued confidence shown by our patients who refer friends and family to our office. This is the best compliment we could possibly receive.

ANGELA
She has worked at St. Charles Family Dentistry since 2005 and is certified in polishing and dental sealants. Angela has completed TMJ certified assistant courses. She works as a chairside assistant  with Dr. Dana Lipskis . Angela currently is our clinical coordinator who makes sure your visit to St Charles Fmaily Dentistry is an exceptional experience.

TIFFANY
Tiffany has been with St. Charles Family Dentistry since June 2013. She works primarily with Dr. Ed. Tiffany has over 12 years of dental assisting experience.  She loves the orthodontics that Dr. Ed does  so much that she currently is wearing braces to coreect her bite.

ALYSSA

Alyssa joined our tem in the fall of 2014. She works with Dr. Ed Lipskis and Tiffany. Alyssa enjoys the orthodontic part of the practice and generally just enjoys helping people.

 


Administrative Receptionists
Our goal is to make you feel welcome and to oversee the function and efficiency of our office. We can assist you with your scheduling and accounting needs, including communication necessary for understanding financing and your insurance claims.

MEL
She has worked at St. Charles Family Dentistry since 1993. She became our office manager in 2012. Mel is here to help answer your questions. She coordinates scheduling, billing, financing, and dental insurance submissions.
 

HEATHER
She has worked at St. Charles Family Dentistry since 2014. Heather is the  person who will assist you with check-out at the end of the appointment. She coordinates scheduling, payments, and benefit inquiries for patients with dental insurance. Heather always has a warm smile ready to make you feel comfortable.