About Your Dentist

Andrew English, DDS

"I truly enjoy being a dentist. It allows me to create bright, beautiful smiles that last a lifetime! My team and I take genuine pride in providing world-class dental care to our patients."

My Mission

To treat my patients with care, empathy, and a rigorous attention to detail. To provide them with a dental home where they feel respected and comfortable. To educate patients about their oral health and encourage the best habits for excellent hygiene.

Formal & Continuing Education

Dr. English earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He completed his undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.

In addition to his formal education, Dr. English will seek out continuing education opportunities in Invisalign, Lumineers, sedation dentistry, smile designs, endodontics, and oral surgery.

Associations & Memberships

Dr. English is a current member of the American Dental Association.

Making a Difference in Every Smile...

"As a dentist, I am always working to improve my interpersonal and technical skills as well as the oral and overall health of my patients. Along with my skilled dental team, I truly enjoy helping patients learn about the importance of a healthy smile. I hope to provide educational, comfortable dental care to each of my patients so they can keep their natural teeth for life."

Kourtney Utz, DMD

“You don’t have to brush all your teeth, just the ones you want to keep!”

My Mission
 
“My professional mission is to change your life by changing your smile in a comfortable, relaxing atmosphere. It is my goal to provide patients with the best preventative care and education, but when necessary, also provide treatment that is prognosis-driven.”

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Medicine
Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine – Alton, Illinois

Bachelor of Science- Biological Sciences
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville – Edwardsville, Illinois

Associates- Pre-Medicine
Lake Land College – Mattoon, Illinois  
 
Dr. Utz is trained in a wide range of general and cosmetic dentistry services and is a certified Invisalign provider.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Utz is a member of several professional dental organizations, including the American Dental Association (ADA) and the American Dental Education Association (ADEA).

Life & Hobbies

When she isn’t at the office, Dr. Utz enjoys playing with her dog, Nala, exploring new restaurants with friends and family, and spending time with her niece and nephews.

Ankit Malhotra, DMD

"For me, dentistry revolves around humanity, sincerity, patience and persistence."

My Mission

"To provide the highest level of dental care to all of my patients. Everyone should have access to dental care, no matter their background or group of population. I would like to help the community through various outreach programs. I would also like to create a patient-caring environment with concerned, understanding, honest and professional staff members as a team."

Education

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Newark, NJ

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, Advanced Education in Orofacial Pain and TMD Disorders – Newark, NJ

Genesis Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Bachelor of Dental Surgery – Punjab, India

Genesis Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Clinical Rotational Internship – Punjab, India

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Malhotra has successfully completed the following continuing education courses:

  • Comprehensive Migraine Education Program (American Headache Society, 2014)
  • Invisalign Fundamental Course (Greater New York Dental Meeting, 2014)
  • Replace Teeth in One Visit (Greater New York Dental Meeting, 2014)
  • Guided Implant Surgery with Crestal Sinus Augmentation and Provisionalization, 2014)
  • CDE Basic Clinical Endodontics (Academy of Higher Education and Advancements, 2014)
  • CDE Implant Supported Prosthesis (Genesis Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, 2008)
  • Pearls in Dental Therapeutic (Colgate Oral Health Network, ADA CERP, 2012)

Dr. Malhotra is also currently an active member of the American Student Dental Association, American Dental Education Association, New Jersey Dental Association and American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Malhotra believes hobbies are a fun escape and important aspect of today's stressful lifestyle. Hobbies enrich our lives with joyous moments. They not only give us something to do in our leisure time, but also allow an opportunity for learning new skills. Dr. Malhotra's hobbies include reading, listening to music, playing sports, and drawing.