Dr. Fred Margolis, DDS

Dr. Fred Margolis, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry  ·  
Dr. Fred Margolis, DDS is a pediatric dentistry practitioner in Buffalo Grove, IL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Dentistry in 1973 and practices pediatric dentistry and dentistry.Read his story

195 N Arlington Heights Rd Ste 150

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

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Dr. Margolis' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Margolis "While Dr. Margolis has been adding that element of fun to pediatric dentistry years, that's not all he does. He teaches pediatric and laser dentistry at Loyola University and the University of Illinois. He's written many professional and lay publications, including the book, "Beautiful Smiles for Special People," a guide for dental professionals on how to treat disabled children and adults. He is co-author of a textbook: "Pediatric Laser Dentistry: A User's Guide." He is a member of many professional organizations, including the Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, has been President of the Illinois Foundation of Dentistry for the Handicapped, been staff dentist for Glenkirk Foundation and is the co-Chairman of the Chicago Special Olympics/Special Smiles program. Dr. Margolis is on the medical-dental staff at Northwest Community and Loyola University Hospitals."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Margolis "With a philosophy of "treating friends, not teeth," our caring staff will always approach you and your child as a person, not just a patient, and the result is peace of mind."

2  Practice Areas

  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Dentistry

21  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Dental Disorders
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Plaque
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Stained Teeth
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Ohio State University / College Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Margolis' Reviews

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7 total reviews

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Dr. Margolis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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