TeethXpress Orland Park, IL
Park Dental Specialists
At Park Dental Specialists, we are a group of Periodontists, Endodontists and Oral Surgeons who have joined together our individual clinical experiences and expertise to bring you the latest, most innovative and comprehensive approach to your dental needs. Our commitment is to provide you with excellent care, the latest technology and an outstanding patient experience.
A great new procedure at Park Dental Specialists is TeethXpress, where you can have new teeth in a day. Our team of specialists surgically place a foundation of implants, usually four, that connect a denture providing a new set of teeth that are fixed and stable. With TeethXpress, your new teeth will feel and function just like real teeth.
Meet the Team
Dr. Thomas Manos, DDS, MS
Dr. Thomas Manos is President and CEO of Park Dental Specialists, and a specialist dedicated to periodontics and implant dentistry. He had the vision to expand his periodontal practices that he established in 1988 to include oral surgery and endodontics, allowing for a unique and immediate interdisciplinary approach to total patient care. Dr. Manos has presented at national and international implant and periodontal meetings on his surgical and marketing expertise.
Dr. Manos is founder of the Greater Chicago Implant Study Club and his state-of-the-art educational centers engage in educational programs for the entire staff and referral team. He graduated from Loyola University School of Dentistry and received his Certificate in Periodontics and Masters of Science from Northwestern University Dental School in 1988. His unique and innovative approach to the business of his profession coupled with advanced innovative surgical techniques creates results and smiles.
Dr. Alphonse Gargiulo, DDS, MS
Dr. Alphonse Gargiulo specializes in periodontics and dental implants and has multi-state dental certifications. He received his education at Loyola University School of Dentistry and earned his certificate in Periodontics at Northwestern University. Dr. Gargiulo is American Board Certified in Periodontics.
He is extremely knowledgeable and passionate about his specialty, having been an award-winning teacher of excellence at Northwestern University and Nova Southeastern Dental Schools, a textbook contributing author, and also the author of dozens of publications. He utilizes his expertise and surgical skills in treating his patients including full mouth rehabilitations. Dr. Gargiulo is happiest when transforming his patients lives and providing them with fully functioning and brilliant smiles.
Dr. Harrison Mackler, DMD, MS
Dr. Harrison Mackler graduated cum laude from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, where he was the only dental student in the country to receive a prestigious one-year Howard Hughes Medical Institute Fellowship to study at the Forsyth Institute. Among other honors there, he received the American Association of Periodontology Student Award for Achievement in Periodontology. He has researched aspects of bone and dental tissue engineering at King's College London Dental Institute, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, and Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
He relocated to Chicago to graduate from the University of Illinois at Chicago Advanced Specialty Program in Periodontics. There, he became experienced in all aspects of periodontal procedures including implants (from single-tooth to full-jaw, including "All-on-4"), bone grafts, root coverage grafting, and gum disease treatments.
Dr. Mackler currently resides in Chicago and lectures internationally as faculty with the International Academy of Dental Implantology. When he is not probing in our offices, you may find him traveling or stand-up paddle boarding on Lake Michigan.
Dr. Albert Zickmann, DDS
Dr. Albert Zickmann is a full scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with an emphasis on dental implants. He is the founder and managing partner of Blue Sky Bio, LLC Dental Implant Company and has a number of dental implant patents and experience around the world.
He received his postdoctoral training at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry, and was also the Chief Resident at the University of Chicago Michael Reese Hospital Department of Veterans Affairs from 1994-1995. He completed his degree of D.D.S. at Loyola University of Chicago, School of Dentistry in 1991 and his preclinical work at J. W. Goethe University of Frankfurt, Dental and Medical School.
He has his licensing boards in both America and Israel and has numerous teaching and academic affiliations in the city of Chicago. He is the author of a number of publications and has a variety of professional memberships. Dr. Zickmann is extremely efficient and quick in his procedures due to his skill and years of professional experience.
Dr. Salvatore Termini, DDS
Dr. Salvatore Termini is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with medical licenses in the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Texas. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery at Northwestern University Dental School in 1993 and had his postgraduate training at Cook County Hospital and Evanston-Glenbrook Hospital. In 2003, he earned his Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery board certification.
Dr. Termini has been involved in numerous lectures though OMFS Resident Lecture Series in Chicago and is also a member of many professional organizations including the Chicago Dental Society, Arcolian Dental Arts Society, Illinois Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and many more. Dr. Termini has been published and continues to keep his specialty knowledge current through continuing education. His special interests include treatment of facial trauma, jaw reconstruction, sinus grafting and researching maxillofacial traumatology and minimally invasive treatments.
You can find Dr. Termini spending his free time doing anything between learning how to scuba to enjoying science fiction. Any patient in the care of Dr. Termini will be sure to experience his friendly and personable personality.
Park Dental Specialists
9535 W. 144th Place
Orland Park, IL 60462
Park Dental Specialists
1960 Lincoln Park West, 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60614
Contact Park Dental Specialists to set up a consultation or to find out more about how TeethXpress can provide secure, natural looking teeth in as little as one day.