Dentist and Dental Staff River Forest, IL
All our professionals at Ovation Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Courtney Villari
River Forest, IL Dentist
Dr. Villari was born and raised in Oak Park, where she attended Whittier Elementary, Brooks Jr. High and OPRF High School. Her education continued in Madison at the University of Wisconsin where she earned her Bachelors of Science. Returning to the Chicago area, she attended the University of Illinois at Chicago Dental School receiving her BS in Dentisty and DDS degree. Dr.Villari believes strongly in giving back to the community that has given so much to her. She donates dental supplies to homeless shelters, and visits community schools each year teaching children proper oral hygiene and brushing technique. Dr. Villari is committed to continuing and never-ending improvement. She is an active member of many study clubs and dental associations in order to work and mentor with the best dental professionals in the area and around the country. She has completed continuing education courses in dental implants, Invisalign, rotary endodontics, pediatric dentistry and oral surgery. She is currently a member of the Chicago Dental Society, the Illinois State Dental Society, the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry, Chicago Implant Study Club and Seattle Study Club; WCS. In addition, she has a special interest in implant dentistry, pediatric dentistry and working with patients that are fearful or have anxiety about dental treatment. Her measure of success is the quality of the relationship with each patient, not just the quality of dental service provided. She looks forward to meeting you. Dr.Villari recently received her Fellowship with the ICOI, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. And was featured on CBS Medical News Program in September of 2013 for her experience with dental implants.
Dr. Eva Bici
River Forest, IL Dentist
Dr.Eva Bici graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Illinois at Chicago receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a minor in Italian Studies. She then earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Illinois College of Dentistry graduating at the top of her class. Having demonstrated high academic and clinical performance, she received several awards including the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry APEX scholarship. Furthermore, she was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, the highest distinction attainable by a dental student. Dr. Bici’s approach to dentistry is one of personalized dental care and patient education. Since no two patients are alike, her goal is to tailor each treatment plan based on the patient’s needs. She strives to provide quality care using the latest technology and minimally invasive techniques while creating a comfortable environment. As a lifelong learner, Dr. Bici is dedicated to furthering her dental education through courses and study clubs. In addition to treating patients, Dr.Bici is also is involved in teaching at the University of Illinois College of Dentistry where she holds the position of Clinical Instructor. When not creating beautiful smiles, Dr. Bici enjoys salsa dancing, biking, and spending time with her family.
Doctor of Dental Medicine, University of Illinois College of Dentistry Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry