It is our pleasure to welcome you, and your family to Pallotto Dental Care. As your dental care provider, Dr Nicholas J. Pallotto is committed to excellence. Your dental health is our ongoing concern and it is our main goal to provide complete dental care that is tailored to meet your own unique needs.
Dr. Nicholas J. Pallotto graduated Loyola Dental School in 1980 and is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. He regularly attends clinical education courses & dental seminars. In addition, Dr. Pallotto continues to meet with other doctors and specialists to stay on the cutting edge of technology.
In his free time, Dr. Pallotto enjoys Hot Rods, western movies, and believe it or not loves baking those good old fashion Italian favorites from scratch – such as biscotti cookies. He dedicates himself to his patients’ health and wellness along with practicing “gentle dentistry”. Should you ever have a question you can contact him by his personal and confidential email.
Dr. Anthony Pallotto, a third generation dentist, is a native of the Chicago area. He received his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences at Marquette University and a doctorate in dental surgery (DDS) at New York University College of Dentistry (NYU). Along with his dental degree he received the prestigious American College of Prosthodontics Award and the Eugene Rothschild Memorial Award from the New York Academy of Oral Rehabilitation. At NYU he discovered an interest in Prosthodontics and decided to further his studies.
Prosthodontics is one of nine specialties recognized by the American Dental Association, focusing on the comprehensive restoration of oral function.
Dr. Anthony completed a three year program at the University of Illinois in Chicago (UIC) and graduated with a specialty certificate in Prosthodontics. During his time at UIC he received extensive training in placing and restoring dental implants. He successfully completed his specialty boards and became a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontics (FACP), and a Diplomat of the American Board of Prosthodontics. He is one of only 25 board certified Prosthodontists in the state of Illinois, among over 9,000 dentists.
Dr. Anthony has the highest accolade that is able to be accomplished in his specialty, and we are so fortunate to have him as a part of our dental team. Dr. Anthony Pallotto is truly a leader in his profession.
Dr. Josephine Chang Pallotto brings us a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm. Growing up in southern California, she attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and graduated with a degree in Psychobiology. After her studies at UCLA, she went on to continue her education at New York College of Dentistry. Along with receiving a doctorate in dental surgery (DDS), she also received the Dr. Bernard E. Rudner Memorial Award for demonstrating superior performance in providing comprehensive dental care.
As president of the community service club at NYU and a volunteer on a Grenada service trip, Dr. Josephine has always made community service a priority in her life. Her empathetic personality and strong leadership drew her towards an involvement in Dental Care for Survivors of Torture, a collaboration with Bellevue Medical Center that delivers dental care to survivors of abuse.
After graduating dental school, Dr. Josephine moved to Chicago and completed another year of extensive training with the University of Chicago through a General Practice Residency at Evanston Hospital. Working in a hospital setting allowed her to gain experience in treating a wide variety of patients and aiding in complex surgical procedures.
Along with practicing at Pallotto Dental Care, Dr. Josephine is also a part time faculty member at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry. She loves the university atmosphere along with keeping up to date with dental education and the latest technologies.
When Dr. Josephine is not practicing dentistry, she enjoys the summer months of Chicago and loves going to CorePower yoga!
Dr. Hammad Khan comes from Melrose Park, Illinois and earned his Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from the University of Illinois, Champaign- Urbana in 1999. Dr. Khan graduated from the UIC College of Dentistry in 2003. While attending UIC, Dr. Khan was awarded the Phillip M. Hoag Award in Periodontics. Dr. Khan completed a UIC Externship in Oral Surgery at UIC in 2003 and was in general dental practice for 8 years prior to beginning the program. Dr. Khan’s areas of research interest include studying different types of bacteria in necrotic root canals and persistent endodontic infections along with cone beam guided access in endodontics.
Hammad is married and has two children. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, hiking and mountain climbing, international travel (experiencing other cultures), reading and says he makes “attempts” in writing comedic screenplays.
Upon graduation, Dr. Khan plans to enter private practice, teach part-time and become Board Certified by the ABE.