Dr. Lawrence Fine
Dr. Lawrence Fine is the owner of the practice. He has been practicing dentistry in Oak Park for over 40 years. He is a graduate of Loyola University School of Dentistry. Dr. Fine returned to Loyola to teach dentistry for a number of years. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, and Chicago Dental Society. He has been active in the Oak Park community and even dedicated his time working for the Oak Park/River Forest Infant Welfare Society.
Dr. Fine is frequently asked "What keeps you going so long?" His answer is heartfelt and simple. He thrives on the love for his patients and his profession. He is proud to own the oldest existing practice in Oak Park, over 90 years old. The practice may be old, but the dentistry is not. The latest, cutting edge procedures that dentistry has to offer are performed daily in the office.
In his free time, Dr. Fine loves to spend time with his family, especially with his grandchildren. He feels truly blessed to have had the opportunity to spend so many wonderful years taking care of his patients, who have become his 'second family'. He has no plans to retire anytime soon as his job is his life and it keeps him going with 'one fine smile'.
Dr. Judy Drain
Dr. Judy Drain is a graduate (1993) of Loyola University School of Dentistry.
She has been practicing General and Cosmetic dentistry in Oak Park since 1995.She strongly believes in educating her patients with the proper dental health knowledge to allow them to make informed decisions regarding their personal care. Dr. Drain has also worked in the Chicago Public School System providing dental screenings to children from grades K-5.
Dr. Drain has held memberships in the American Dental Association, National Dental Association, and state and local dental associations
Dr. Drain has been and continues to be involved in community service and health fairs throughout Chicagoland where she reaches out to adults and children alike to provide dental health care information and support.
Dr. Drain has always held that a bright smile reveals much about a person, this belief and a desire to enhance the smile is why she enjoys practicing dentistry. Dr. Drain personally knows the transformative results of cosmetic and functional dental work and its lasting positive impact on image and self-esteem. It is her desire to transform all those she touches. Dr. Drain is a current provider of Clear Correct, one of the leader invisible aligner orthodontic treatments.
While away from the office she enjoys spinning fitness class, yoga, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Dr. Michael Kostal
Dr. Michael Kostal graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago’s dental school in 2012, is a graduate of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and earned post-graduate degrees from both Benedictine University and the Illinois Institute of Technology.
Dr. Kostal is committed to making your visit a pleasant and comfortable one. To ensure you’re receiving the most modern and highest quality care, Dr. Kostal continually commits over 100 hours annually of continuing education each year, and is working towards completing his Fellowship both with the Academy of General Dentistry and American Academy of Implant Dentistry focusing on dental implants, restorative and regenerative grafting, 3D radiography, and cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Kostal is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Chicago Dental Society, Fox Valley Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, as well as being a certified Invisalign provider. When not in the office, he enjoys traveling, skiing/mountaineering, and spending time with his family.
“My approach to dentistry is a friendly and relaxed one, and that’s the atmosphere I like to create in our office. I can work as fast or as slow as you’d like but most importantly, I work for you, the patient, so that together, we can make the best decisions to benefit your dental and overall health.” -Dr. Kostal
Dr. Michael Tauber
Dr. Michael Tauber joined our practice in the spring of 2017. He has been practicing dentistry in Oak Park and the surrounding suburbs for over 30 years. He was born and raised in the South Shore neighborhood of Chicago and loves everything the Chicago area has to offer. He is a member of the American Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society and Illinois State Dental Society. He volunteers at both “Housing Forward” and Chicago Dental Society Foundation. He feels greatly fulfilled when he helps those that are less fortunate.
Dr. Tauber received his D.M.D. degree from the Oregon Health Science Center in Portland, Oregon. He has one daughter who lives nearby, He enjoys trying all the different restaurants around Oak Park. He loves making pottery, playing guitar, and dancing at “Thursday night out".
Dr. Tauber loves dentistry and helping to improve the oral health of all his patients. He especially loves to focus on cosmetic dentistry and treating those patients with sleep apnea issues.