Dentist in Homewood, Illinois
Dr. Mayer and his staff maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
I feel very fortunate to have a very experienced dental staff. I don't think you will find a more friendly office anywhere. We treat all of our patients like family and hope to make each visit as pleasant and comfortable as possible. Dr. Mayer and his staff truly enjoy working with people. In addition, Dr Mayer and his staff realize that our patient's time is important and we make every effort to run on schedule.
Dr. Mayer will take the time to talk to you and listen to your dental needs and wants. He will then discuss with you your options and create a treatment plan to help you achieve your goals for a healthy and beautiful smile.
David D. Mayer, DDS
Dr. Mayer or as many patients refer to him as "Dr. Dave" originally moved to Homewood in 1978. Dr. Mayer graduated from Bloom High School. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1983 from Loyola University of Chicago. In 1987 Dr. Mayer received his D.D.S. degree from the University of Illinois School of Dentistry. After working as an associate for three years, Dr. Mayer opened his own practice in Homewood in1990. In 2007 Dr. Mayer expanded to a larger updated office right next door to meet the needs of his clients.
Dr. Mayer is a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society.
Dr. Mayer has attended continuing education courses at the prestigious and nationally respected Pankey Institute and Dawson Academy which focuses on the Concept of Complete Dentistry. In addition, Dr. Mayer has taken continuing education in implants, crowns and veneers, esthetic fillings, anesthesia, infection control and more.
Dr. Mayer has been active in the Homewood- Flossmoor community. He is a member of Flossmoor Community Church. Dr. Mayer has been a member of the Homewood Flossmoor High School Board of Education since 2005.
Dr. Mayer has lived in Flossmoor since 1991. He is married to his college sweetheart, Rosemary since 1985. They have three daughters and a black lab named Sophie. Dr. Mayer enjoys attending his children's activities and golfing.
Sue McSwain, Dental Hygienist
Sue has been working in the dental field for over 30 years. She started out working as a dental assistant. After about 13 years she went back to school and got her hygiene degree from Prarie State College graduating in 1995. Sue joined our dental team in 1995. Sue is married to Rick and has 2 grown children and a rescue dog named Zeva.
Lynn Petritsch, Dental Assistant
Lynn has been working in the dental field for over 40 years as a dental assistant. She works chairside with Dr. Mayer. Lynn also is charge of infection control practices and protocol. She has been a part of our dental team since 1990. Lynn is married to Paul and has 2 grown children and 2 dogs, Mandy and Beemer. She is an animal lover!
Pam Dewey, Office Manager
Pam has been working in the dental field for over 23 years. Pam joined our office in 1995. She is the first friendly person you will talk to or see when you contact our office. She is in charge of insurance, billing, financial arrangements and coordinating appointments. Pam is married to John and has one grown son and a dog named Sadie.