Dr. Timothy Canty, DDS

Dr. Timothy Canty, DDS

Dentistry  |  
Male  |  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Timothy Canty, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Round Lake Beach, IL. He graduated from University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Dentistry and practices dentistry, geriatric medicine, and more.Read his story

Rollins Family Dental Center (RFDC)

305 E Rollins Rd

Round Lake Beach, IL 60073
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource

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Dr. Canty's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Canty "Dr Timothy C Canty, "Tim" was born to Herbert "Herb" & Mildred "Rusty" in Chicago, IL and raised as the eldest of 4 children including Mike, Mitch and Lisa Jo Canty. When five years old the family moved to Lake County, Illinois in 1954 where he graduated from Grayslake Lakeview Grade school in 1963; and Graduated from Grayslake (Central) Community High School in 1967. After which he left for college and graduated from Augustana College in Rock Island in 1971. Then off to the University of Illinois College of Dentistry in Chicago where he would graduate in 1975 and left to serve his country as a US Navy Dental Officer serving with the US Marines in Okinawa, Japan. Upon his return to the US Tim went on to establish his Dental Practice in Round Lake Beach while getting a Masters Degree in Public Health at the University of Illinois Graduate School of Public Health in 1979. Tim Has been practicing Dentistry in Round Lake Beach at Rollins Family Dental Center since 1977. Dr Tim Canty married Patricia Cemashko in 1978; they have been together for over 40 years. They had four (4) children together that they raised and educated; Matthew James, an IL licensed Attorney; Sarah Jane, a High School Teacher; David Andrew, an IL licensed Dentist; and Sean Patrick, a CIA Certified Chef with a BA in Hospitality Management. He continues to enjoy practicing dentistry which he had done continuously for almost 40 years with the past 36 years being at my Rollins Family Dental in Round Lake Beach, IL. Tim has been happy & proud to practice dentistry the last 3+ years with his Son, Dr. David Canty, a 2010 graduate of Southern Illinois Dental School. Tim & Pat actively support their Church, their Community and their Profession through several charitable causes. In his personal time he I pursues and enjoys many activities that include but are not limited to Reading; Continuing Education; Photography; Competitive Skeet, Trap, & Sporting Clays target Shooting; Pistol Shooting; Watching Sci-Fi, Science, History & Sports on Television; and Snorkeling & Scuba Diving. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Canty "The Dentists at Rollins Family Dental in Round Lake Beach, IL are all Board Certified to practice Dentistry. We are all committed to Educate You about the Full Range of Dental Conditions and Diseases. And we offer you the most advanced treatment options available today to choose from to fit your personal needs and preferences. For your convenience we are open Six (6) days per week and Two Evenings and maintain a 24 Emergency Answering Service for Your convenience.   "

Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Orofacial Pain Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Alveolar Bone Loss
  • Ankylosis
  • Ankylosis of Tooth
  • Anodontia
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Black Hairy Tongue
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Bonding Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Broken Tooth
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Clefting - Ectropion - Conical Teeth
  • Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Cold Sore
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentinogenesis Imperfecta
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Edentulism
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Exostoses
  • Facial Pain
  • Fibroma
  • Fluorosis
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Gingival Fibromatosis
  • Gingivitis
  • Gingivostomatitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Halitosis
  • Hypodontia
  • Jaw Bone Tissue Deterioration
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
  • Jaw Sprain
  • Loose Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Mucositis
  • Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
  • Oral Infection
  • Oral Lichenoid Lesions
  • Oral Motor Problems
  • Oral Pharyngeal Disorders
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Orofacial Pain
  • Palate Cancer
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Receding Gums
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Temporomandibular Ankylosis
  • Tender Gums
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Conditions
  • Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Displacement
  • Tooth Loss
  • Tooth Malformation
  • Toothache
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries


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  • Athletic Mouthguards
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Procedure
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dentures
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Fixed Orthodontic Correction
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Frenectomy
  • Full Mouth Rehabilitation
  • General Anesthesia
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Graft Surgery
  • Jaw Tracking
  • Laser Hardening of Amalgam
  • Laser Root Planing
  • Lesion Removal
  • Mouthguards
  • Nitrous Oxide Administration
  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation
  • Oral Conscious Sedation
  • Oral Sedation
  • Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Photodisinfection Process
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Preseason Dental Exam
  • Root Canal
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Recording
  • Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment


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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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Augustana College / Rock Island, Illinois
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago Medical Center
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / School Of Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • us navy
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Academy Of General Dentistry / Chicago, Il
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Academy Of General Dentistry / Chicago, Il
    Other Education | Completed 2010
  • Armed Forces Inst of Pathology
    Other Education | Completed 1983
  • Northwestern University / Dental School
    Other Education | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Sign Language
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Canty's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Canty to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (230)

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Dr. Canty's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Canty Says:

We wish to Thank all of our supportive patients that have continued to give us positive feedback on their "patient experience" and always look forward to hearing from them so we can continuously "Improve and Taylor" our dental practice for their needs.  We can always be reached at our office by calling 847-546-2900 Six (6) days and two (2) Evenings per week.  As well as through our 24 Hour Emergency Answering


Patient Comments (5)

in Grayslake, IL
I have been taking my family to Rollins Family Dental to see Dr Canty for over 35 years. We all love the Staff and Dr Canty's expert advice and painless work! The kids loved him!
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in Waukegan, il
Dr Canty is great. He treats my family very good.
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in Mundelein, Il
Dr Canty is very thoughtful and Caring. I can always out on him. And the friends I have referred to him feel the same way. He has a great reputation for being Painless.
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in Waukegan
Dr Canty is a very understanding man, and listens to your concerns and minimizes your fears. With my past experience I did not want to see on other dentist,but thank God for Dr. Timothy Canty that fear now is gone.
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in Silver Lake, Wi
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