Tayyabba Athar, DDS


Dr. Athar was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago. After attending Benedictine University to obtain her Bachelor of Science in biochemistry, she went on to pursue her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has been practicing for more than 10 years and is passionate about staying up to date on the newest advances in dentistry with hundreds of hours of continuing education. Dr. Athar’s priority is to make patients feel safe and welcome. She loves to get each patient involved in their dental care. Dr. Athar’s goal is to provide care to the satisfaction, expectation, and comfort of every patient. In her free time, Dr. Athar loves to cook and entertain, play video games, and volunteer in her community with friends and family. Dr. Athar resides in Wheaton with her Jack Russel Terrier, Buddy.

Meet Our Team

Our friendly and attentive team is here to handle anything you need to enjoy a stress-free dental experience at South Barrington Dental Care. From checking you in at your appointment to assisting chairside with Dr. Tayyabba Athar in our treatment rooms, you can relax knowing you are in good hands. Call us today at 847-382-0700 to schedule an appointment with our dentist and learn more about comprehensive dentistry in South Barrington, Illinois.


Office Manager

For over 20 years, Beth has been a noteworthy leader in the dental industry. She holds a degree in computer science and business. Beth has worked as an assistant, insurance coordinator, office manager, implant specialist coordinator and dental assisting instructor (four years) and has also received an “Education of the Year Award.” She enjoys interacting and building relationships with our patients. In her free time, Beth enjoys biking, swimming, baking cakes, and hanging out with her family and pets.


Treatment/Scheduling Coordinator

Meet Ari, our treatment/scheduling coordinator! Ari graduated as a dental assistant from First Institute and has been in the dental field since 2016. She enjoys interacting with people and makes certain every patient is welcomed and relaxed. When not working, Ari enjoys spending time with her friends and family, reading, relishing summer activities, snowboarding, and checking out local fests with her son. She also enjoys coffee, shopping and trying new restaurants. She is always looking for a new place to eat.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Candice has been in the dental field for more than 13 years. She was a dental assistant before completing her hygiene degree in 2013 from Kennedy King College. She joined South Barrington Dental Care in July 2021. Candice is devoted to achieving optimal oral health with passion and empathy for her patients. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband, three kids and dog.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Jenny graduated from dental hygiene school in 2013 and joined our team in April of 2021. Prior to becoming a registered dental hygienist, she worked as a dental assistant for five years. She is passionate about providing comprehensive, patient-focused care and always strives to have each patient leave her chair with a healthy and bright smile on their face! Outside of the office, Jenny enjoys spending time with her family and two dogs, as well as traveling and most outdoor activities!


Dental Assistant

Ella came to the U.S. in 2008 from Albania, where she taught English as a second language. She has now been in dentistry since 2015 working as a dental assistant. She is very compassionate and gentle, and she ensures each patient is comfortable. Ella has been married for over 19 years and has two sons. She enjoys family time and being outdoors.


Marketing Specialist

Meet Aidan, our Marketing Specialist! Aidan graduated with a BFA inCreative Writing from Full Sail University and has been in the Marketing field since 2018. He enjoys using his communication skills and eye for design to create engaging marketing material that tells the story of our team at SBDC. When he’s not at work, Aidan enjoys live music, being out innature and walking his dog with his girlfriend.