Lyndon F. Cooper, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Prosthodontist, Implant Dentist

Lyndon F. Cooper, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Dr. Cooper is an experienced Prosthodontist who performs many of our advanced dental implant procedures. He is skilled with an array of reconstructive treatments designed to replace missing teeth and improve both dental function and smile esthetics.
Annette Cardenas
Clinical Assistant

Annette Cardenas

Annette has 15 years of hands-on dental experience in Orthodontics, Full Mouth Reconstruction, Endodontics, and a variety of Oral Surgical Procedures as well as General Dentistry. Eight of these years have been with Dr. Vence.
Lynne Turk
Treatment Coordinator and Registered Dental Hygienist

Lynne Turk

Lynne earned her Dental Hygiene Degree from Southern Illinois University in 1978. Her passion for serving people drew her into the career of Dental Hygiene.
Lynne DiVenere
Registered Dental Hygienist

Lynne DiVenere

Lynne has been working in dentistry since 1981. She is a Certified Dental Assistant and a Registered Dental Hygienist receiving both degrees from Prairie State College. She is very knowledgeable in all aspects of dentistry.
Debra Nosal-Pufahl
Dental Hygienist

Debra Nosal-Pufahl

Outgoing, gentle, patient and being thorough are the qualities that Debi possesses. Listening to her patients and working together through co-discovery and a team approach to educate her patients on the importance of dental health.
Eva Balawander
RDH - Dental Hygiene

Eva Balawander

Enthusiastic, gentle and caring, Eva has been a part of Dr. Vence's dental team since 1998. She earned a Dental Hygiene degree from Harper College. Since 2004 she has been a member of the Implement Dental Hygiene Study Club.
Dr. Brian S. Vence

Dr. Vence maintains a private practice in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, with a special interest in comprehensive esthetic and restorative dentistry. Dr. Vence founded the Chicago Academy of Interdisciplinary Dentofacial Therapy