Dr. Antoon has been practicing dentistry since 1990, dedicating himself to staying up-to-date with the newest clinical skills and technologies through rigorous continuing education. Of course, great patient care is about much more than just up-to-date tools, he knows – he also takes the time to build lasting relationships with patients that are based on mutual trust and open communication. To learn more about Dr. Antoon, continue reading below.After completing his Bachelor of Science in Microbiology in 1986, Dr. Antoon chose to stay at Southern Illinois University’s School of Dental Medicine in order to achieve his doctorate. He also attended a one-year Graduate Practice Residency. After spending a handful of years in a group practice setting, he opened Antoon Family Dental over two decades ago! Simply getting to know people and chatting about what’s going on in their lives throughout appointments is a joy for Dr. Antoon. He loves giving everyone who settles into his treatment chair a great smile – after all, healthier, happier teeth can change a person’s life in ways that expand far beyond just confidence!When he isn’t busy at his practice, Dr. Antoon enjoys spending quality time with his family. His other personal hobbies include working out, cooking, swimming, and traveling whenever possible.