Dr. Hruskocy (pronounced Ra-sko-see) was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago. She is thrilled to be practicing dentistry in her favorite city. Heather received her undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin (Go Badgers!) and attended Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine for her Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Dr. Hruskocy believes that patient education and communication are the key to helping every patient experience a positive dental visit. She also strives to dedicate time during each visit to provide details on procedures and treatment options to allow patients to feel more comfortable about receiving dental work.
Although Dr. Hruskocy has spent the majority of her life living in the Midwest, she loves to travel and explore new cultures. She has spent time in Morocco and Jamaica volunteering in the medical and dental field. When Dr. Hruskocy is not working, she enjoys spending time around the city with her husband, daughter, and dog, Buddy.
Dr. Meme Salem was born in Chicago and raised in the suburbs of Chicago. She went on to receive a bachelors in Sociology at Loyola University graduating with honors. She then pursued her dental degree at Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Salem combines compassion and skill. She believes in providing high quality dental care with a focus on using pain-less techniques. She enjoys cosmetic dentistry and keeping up to date on the latest techniques. Dr. Salem is committed to providing her patients with the best treatment options for their long-term oral health.
Dr. Salem lives in River West where she enjoys spending time with her husband, yorkiepoo, friends and family. Some of her passions include continuing education, reading, and traveling.
Dr. Salem looks forward to meeting you and discussing your dental questions or concerns.
Dr. Kitchens strives to deliver quality and compassionate dentistry personalized to her patients' needs. She is dedicated to exceeding the American Dental Association requirements in continuing education, and has completed hundreds of hours of post-dental school education in all phases of restorative and cosmetic dentistry. She is actively involved in several dental organizations including the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Kitchens is a graduate of Tufts University's School of Dental Medicine and also completed a general practice residency program at Harvard's School of Dental Medicine.
During her free time, Dr. Kitchens enjoys music, art, great food, long walks with her husband, and spending time with family and friends. She is a pianist and an avid reader.