At South Barrington Dental Care, our team provides more than dental treatments. We care about your smile and are committed to building relationships with our patients.
Dr. Sokolik grew up in Mount Prospect and currently lives in Arlington Heights with his fiancé Michelle and daughter Riley. Dr. Sokolik received his DMD from Southern Illinois University-School of Dental Medicine in 2013. After practicing in the Chicago area for the past five years, Dr. Sokolik yearned for a location to provide state of the art, relationship-based, comprehensive care, with an emphasis on general and cosmetic dentistry. He wants to provide a dental home that is meant to fit the lives and values of his patients. Providing care to the satisfaction, expectation, and comfort of every patient is a value shared by Dr. Sokolik and his team.
Dr. Sokolik is currently a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. He has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education in the disciplines of oral surgery, endodontics, and prosthodontics. His experience and dedication to being a life-long learner gives Dr. Sokolik the knowledge and expertise to provide quality dental care.
Dr. Sokolik is a people person and values time spent with friends and family. He loves spending time with his large family, his fiancée Michelle, daughter Riley, and Michelle’s large family. Dr. Sokolik is an avid fisherman and outdoorsman who enjoys getting away from the hustle and bustle of city life when he can.
Dr. Sokolik very much looks forward to meeting you in person. You have his sincere commitment to establishing a long and healthy patient relationship with you. He and his team will do everything possible to serve you with continued excellent patient service.
Beth has worked at South Barrington Dental Care since January 2017. She holds a degree in Applied Science-Computer Business. Beth began her dental career in 1996, and since then has been a Certified Dental Assistant, Oral Surgery Assistant, Implant Specialist Coordinator, Dental Assisting Instructor, and Office Manager. She taught dental assisting for 4 years and earned an “Educator of the Year” Award. She enjoys helping others and has a passion for educating patients on preventative care and dental treatments. She leads her team by having a positive attitude everyday. Outside of work Beth enjoys spending time with her family along with baking, biking, swimming, and being outdoors.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Anya has been with South Barrington Dental Care since 2010. She graduated from dental hygiene school at William Rainey Harper College. Anya first became passionate about dentistry at a very young age, when she witnessed her mother’s fear and anxiety in the dental chair. She knew she wanted to become a dental professional to help people like her mom overcome their dental phobias. Anya began her career in dentistry in 2001 as dental assistant. She then moved on to surgical/anesthesia assisting before becoming a dental hygienist. She focuses on making all of her patients comfortable by applying a high level of patience and care. “I love being a part of South Barrington Dental Care. There is such a positive energy in our office. I treat all my patients like I would a family member. Dental Hygiene is my passion. Not only do I focus on patients’ teeth, but also on the whole person. The mouth reflects the health of the entire body. I am happy to help my patients achieve optimal health. I enjoy building relationships with my patients and my coworkers, and feel lucky to be a part of such a fantastic team.” When Anya is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, reading books, and listening to music.
Certified Dental Assistant
Anna earned her certification in dental assisting in 2003, and has 15 years of experience in the dental field. She joined SBDC in 2005. Anna loves helping our patients improve their smiles and educate them about dentistry.
Certified Dental Assistant
Elda is our dental assistant. She came from Albania with her family. She speaks Albanian, Greek, and Italian. Elda enjoys seeing gorgeous smiles from our patients. “I have been in the Dental field since 2014. I feel it is important to make sure that every person that sits in my chair feel comfortable and at ease." Elda lives in Arlington Heights and enjoys spending time with her loving family.
Joy has been working in the dental profession since the 1980's as a dental assistant, front desk personnel and management roles. Today she focuses on dental insurance coordination for Dr. Sokolik's patients along with helping the front desk run smoothly. She values being part of a highly skilled and dedicated team. Joy spends free time with her daughters, traveling with friends, getting outside for yard work and long walks, and meeting new dogs that her daughter fosters.
Missy always loves to come to the office. She knows it's going to be a great day, filled with wonderful conversations and happy smiles from co-workers and patients. As a face of the front desk, Missy gets to work directly with our patients by helping them have an awesome experience and create relationships that feel like a family setting. "There's no team like our team!" Working with Dr. Sokolik and seeing the care he gives to his patients is truly incredible. When Missy is not working, she loves spending time with her husband, family and her 3 grandchildren.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Renata has been in the dental field for more than 15 years. She started her career as an orthodontic assistant. While she enjoyed working with children, she wanted to learn more about dentistry, so she became a dental assistant at a general dentistry practice. Inspired by her dentist and dental hygienist friends, Renata decided to pursue her career as a dental hygienist. She graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at the College of Lake County, where she was granted many scholarships and multiple awards for her academics. While working full time, Renata continued to advance her education with a bachelor's degree from University of Michigan. She was awarded with the Katherine Yee Spirit Award from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry for her passion, leadership, commitment to enriching the lives of others, and advancing the profession of dental hygiene. Renata truly believes in preventive dentistry and education when caring for her patients. When providing the standard of care to her patients, she is passionate, motivational, and most importantly, trustworthy. Outside of the office, she likes spending most of her free time with her family and rescue pets. Renata loves running, traveling, hiking, and exploring new places.