Dr. Robert Greenberg attended New York University College of Dentistry where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1975. He then completed a General Practice Residency Program at Illinois Masonic Medical Center in 1976. In 1979, after completing a two year endodontic specialty program at the University Of Illinois Dental School, he started the private practice of endodontics.
Dr. Greenberg is an attending staff member of both Loyola University Medical Center and Illinois Masonic Medical Center where he conducts endodontic seminars in the general practice residency programs. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, American Association of Endodontists, Illinois Association Of Endodontists, Edgar D. Coolidge Endodontic Study Club, and the Chicago Dental Forum.
Dr. Fayad received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the College of Dentistry, Cairo University in 1985. He received his Masters in Oral Sciences in 1994 and his PhD in 1996 from the University of Buffalo at New York. He had two years of Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester at New York, and received his certificate of Specialty in Endodontics at the University of Illinois.
Currently he is the director of Endodontic research, and a clinical associate Professor in the Endodontic department at College of Dentistry at UIC, dividing his time between teaching, research, intra-and extra-mural continuing education and private practice. He currently serves on the Scientific Advisory and Manuscript Review Panels of the Journal of Endodontics, and Evidence Based Endodontics Journal. He served on the AAE Research and Scientific Affairs Committee and co-chaired AAE/AAOMR committee drafting the joint position statement on CBCT (2015). He has numerous publications and chapters in peer reviewed journals and textbooks (Pathways of the pulp) and (Contemporary surgical Endodontics). He is the co-editor of the CBCT text book (3-D Imaging in Endodontics: A new Era in diagnosis and treatment) by Springer (2016). He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics and gave numerous presentations nationally and internationally.
- CPD article
- Communique – July 2015
- Use of Cone Beam-Computed Tomography in Endodontics 2015 Update
- Comparison of Endodontic Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Decisions Using Cone-beam Volumetric Tomography Versus Periapical Radiography
- Different Representations of Vertical Root Fractures Detected by Cone-Beam Volumetric Tomography: A Case Series Report
- To Scan or Not to Scan, That is the Question
- The Impact of Cone Beam Computed Tomography in Endodontics: A New Era in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
- AAE Savers: NPS
Dr. Um graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 2010. Dr. Um received her Endodontic certification and Master from University of Illinois Chicago in 2018. During dental school, she was awarded the Health Professional Scholarship from the U.S. Air Force. During her 5 years of active duty, she was station in Mountain Home AFB, ID, Lackland AFB, TX, and deployed to Al Udeid AFB, Qatar. After Active Duty, Dr. Um was honorably discharged and worked in private practice until she started her Endodontic training at UIC.
Dr. Um has served as the resident member of the AAE Professional and public relations committee from 2017 to 2018.
Currently she is a clinical associate Professor in the Endodontic department at College of Dentistry at UIC and at Northshore University Healthsystem Evanston Hospital General Dentistry Residency program. She has collaborated with Dr. Fayad on Endodontic research.
Now introducing Dr. Aga Chruszczyk in our Skokie Location
Dr. Aga (Agnieszka) Chruszczyk comes from Krakow, Poland. She received her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from Medical Academy in Krakow, Poland in 1992. After completing her dental school in Poland, Dr. Aga moved to Chicago. In 1997 she received a certificate of completion from the International Dentist Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
In 2000 she was awarded a certificate of specialty in Endodontics from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has served as a clinical professor of Endodontics at the University of Illinois since 1998 and continues teaching by lecturing and presenting courses to numerous groups and professional organizations. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics.
Dr. Aga is a member of American Dental Association, Illinois Stated Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society, American Association of Endodontists, Illinois Association of Endodontists, Coolidge Endodontic Study Club, and Polish-American Medical Society.