Meet Dr. Umang Patel
Dr. Umang Patel values being a caring, honest, and gentle dentist who treats more than just his patients’ teeth. After growing up in Canada, he received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Windsor in Ontario. He then attended Northwestern University in Chicago, where he earned his dental degree. He is a proud member of the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Patel attends numerous continuing education courses throughout the year. His advanced training in cosmetic, restorative, and implant dentistry means he can address most any of your dental concerns and form a strong bond with you to help you achieve your optimum oral health.
When he’s not in the office, Dr. Patel enjoys spending time with his wife, Susan, and their two young children in and around the Windy City. He also likes spending time outdoors, golfing, working out, and chasing his children around. He is a diehard Bears and Blackhawks fan.
Meet Dr. Nina Arora
Dr. Nina Arora is ecstatic to be a part of the Romeoville community and enjoys serving you and your family. Her passion for working with patients of all ages and improving their oral health shines through in the beautiful smiles she helps create. Patient comfort is a top priority, and she works with each patient to ensure that every visit to the dentist is an enjoyable one.
After growing up in central Illinois, Dr. Arora attended the University of Illinois College of Dentistry, where she graduated in 2008. She attends continuing education courses on a wide variety of topics and is extremely knowledgeable in many areas of the dental field. She has a special passion for working with children and for straightening teeth with Invisalign® clean aligner therapy.
In her spare time, Dr. Arora loves spending time with her husband and her nieces and nephews. She also stays fit with yoga. Sometimes you can catch her performing comedy shows on The Second City stage!
Meet Dr. Kara Passolt-Kung
After growing up in the Northwest suburbs, Dr. Kara Passolt-Kung obtained her undergraduate degree in health promotion at the University of Iowa. She then came back to Chicago to obtain her DMD from Midwestern University in Downers Grove. Dr. Kara is excited to join the team at Romeoville Dental Center.
As someone who has always loved going to the dentist, her goal is to create a trusting and comforting environment for her patients. Dr. Kara likes getting to know her patients and developing a treatment plan that is specific to each patient’s needs. She enjoys attending continuing education courses in a wide variety of topics to provide the best care to each of her patients. Her favorite part about being a general dentist is that she can treat a family through all generations, from kids to parents to grandparents.
In her spare time, Dr. Kara enjoys traveling with her husband, trying new restaurants, and playing with her beagle, Elvis.