Meet Our Team
Wheeling IL Dentist
Our compassionate team is ready to welcome you to our beautiful Wheeling, IL dental office.
Basia – Dental Assistant
Basia has been in the dental assisting field for over 17 years and has worked in many areas of dental specialties including Cosmetic Dentistry and Oral Surgery.
Basia enjoys working with Dr. de la Fuente serving and creating long trusting relationships with our patients. Her goal is to provide a comfortable, relaxed and educational experience to all our patients so they can achieve happiness one smile at a time. Basia likes to welcome you to Smile Dental Design for a truly exceptional experience. When not in our office, Basia enjoys outdoor activities and loves fishing and swimming.
Kelly – Office Supervisor
Kelly has vast experience in the field of dental office management encompassing all financial aspects of the practice. Her strengths include a comprehensive understanding of dental insurance plans and the financial options available to all our patients. Helping patients understand their treatment needs and fitting those needs into their insurance benefit allowance and/or their budget is what makes Kelly an invaluable liaison to our patients. She has worked in all administrative capacities in the dental office.
Prior to dentistry, Kelly held a role as a regional director of a national trade school for over 15 years. Her responsibilities included managing the school’s financial and educational objectives as well as aiding the students in achieving their career objectives.
In her free time, Kelly enjoys fitness training and spending time with her husband and two daughters.