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This site is for Illinois AGD existing and potential members. We hope you will visit the site frequently. Add this Web site to your Favorites and check back for continuing education opportunities and other relevant issues.

Welcome to the Illinois Academy of General Dentistry! Understand…. This is YOUR website. Period. You are encouraged to discover all of the useful, practical and effectively helpful benefits while you navigate this site. Regardless if you are a member or thinking of joining, peruse YOUR website. Notice the fantastic offering of continuing education programs. The variety of course topics and the generous selection of participation “MasterTrack” programs.

Consider a commitment towards Fellowship or Master status. Make the commitment. Why not? Ask a colleague to commit with you. You can be a part of an organization that not only gives knowledge back but allows lifelong friendships to be created within our profession.

Remember, the ILAGD is here to serve you. Thank-you.

Your colleague and friend,

Charles F. Martello D.D.S., M.A.G.D.

Areas Served:

Central Illinois Northern Illinois
Chicago Southern Illinois

Upcoming AGD Continuing Education Courses please go to our website for more information: ilagd.org


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Reasons to Join AGD
Commitment to life-long learning through quality continuing education
Professional development
Award winning publications

Constituent Benefits

It is the desire of the Illinois Academy of General Dentistry to promote life long learning to further improve the oral health of our patients.

We are constantly looking for the best educational courses out there for all of our members. We are there for you!

The purpose of this Academy is to serve the needs, to represent the interests, and to foster the continued proficiency of the general dentists through quality continuing education in order to better serve and promote the oral health of the public.

                                                                  ILLINOIS ACADEMY OF GENERAL DENTISTRY                                                      



TERM: 1-1- 2018 - 12-31-2020

Regional Director: Dr. Cheryl Mora

National Trustee: Dr. Robert Kozelka



PRESIDENT:                                            Dr. Charles Martello

PRESIDENT-ELECT:                              Dr. Charles Martello

VICE-PRESIDENT:                                  Dr. Brenden Moon

SECRETARY:                                            Dr. William Lawley

TREASURER:                                           Dr. Stephen Petras

EDITOR:                                                    Dr. William Wax

IMMEDIATE PAST-PRESIDENT:         Dr. Stephen Petras

TERM EXPIRING 12-31-2018:

Dr. Marsha Babka

Dr. Paul Obrock

Dr. Ryan Vahdani

Dr. Sara Carroll

TERM EXPIRING 12-31-2019:

Dr. Bethel Buerk

Dr. Carol Everett

Dr. Judy Fan-Hsu

Dr. Theresa Lao

TERM EXPIRING 12-31-2020:

Dr. Spencer Bloom

Dr. Bruce Norkus

Dr. Rosemary Villa

Dr. Salvatore Storniolo                                                                      




10.Offers over 30 hands-on participation courses, informative lectures, and an innovative exhibit hall at the AGD Annual Meeting & Exhibits.


9.Tracks general dentists’ CE, available for viewing 24 hours a day .


8.Speeds up the relicensure process by offering the AGD Board Licensure Transcript*.


7.Offers the only recognized achievement-based designations in general dentistry, the Fellowship and Mastership Awards.


6.Provides patient education resources like AGD fact sheets, oral health resources, and Dentalnotes.


5.Offers a superior professional network via the AGD Member Directory and networking events throughout the year.


4.Advises general dentists on topics such as managed care contracts, coding and reimbursements, and dealing with state dental boards.


3.Sends award winning AGD publications, General Dentistry and AGD Impact, to members’ doors.


2.Offers practice management assistance through CE, a patient referral program, practice Web sites, product discounts, and more!


1.Advocates exclusively for the general dentist at the state and federal level.


To become an AGD member, or to learn more, go to the agd.org main page . 

*AGD Board Licensure Transcript is pending acceptance in New York, Maryland, Minnesota, and Quebec, Canada.




CAPWIZSpeak for General Dentistry
Be the voice of the general dentist and communicate with your legislators. For a quick glance at state bills and regulations needing action and attention, click here or on the state action icon to the right of this text. To see all tracked bills or regulators with a possible impact on general dentists and their patients, visit the AGD’s constituent issues and select a state to see what lawmakers and regulators have brought to the table.

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Illinois AGD
Region 8
Members: 2,332
Brenden D. Moon, DMD, FAGD
New members:
Welcome to Our New Members!
Economic Facts:
35,413 = Number of people in the state employed in dental-related jobs

$1,570,813,000 = Illinois dental employees' combined annual wages.
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