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Meet the experienced and friendly dentists and staff who make University Dental Professionals the leading provider of oral hygiene and personalized dental services in Chicago.

Lou Graham, DDS

Dr. Graham has been provided excellent dental care to the Hyde Park are for many years. Read his full bio


Rauf Yousuf, DDS

Dr. Yousuf is a graduate of the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine in 1995. After completing a one-year hospital fellowship in general dentistry at Illinois Masonic Hospital, he received his specialty training in periodontics at Indiana University School of Dentistry. He holds a Masters Degree in Oral Biology from Indiana University as well.

Dr. Yousuf has been a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry. Dr. Yousuf specializes in all aspects of periodontics, including soft tissue grafting, bone grafting, implants, crown lengthening, and reconstructive periodontal surgery.

He is a member of the American Academy of Periodontics, Midwest Society of Periodontists, American Dental Associations, Illinois Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society.


Samantha Chou, DDS

Dr. Samantha Chou is American Board Eligible in the dental specialty of Prosthodontics and is honored to be apart this dental specialty. She was accepted into the accelerated program at the acclaimed Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on an academic scholarship where she obtained both her Bachelors in Biology and her Doctorate of Dental Medicine in seven years. Her dream to become a Prosthodontist was finally fulfilled when she moved to Chicago for her Prosthodontic residency, where she completed a three-year Advanced Prosthodontics program at the University of Illinois in Chicago, during which time Dr. Chou received critical specialty training in restoring aesthetically challenging cases involving full mouth reconstructions of natural teeth and implant supported prosthetics utilizing the most current techniques and cutting edge industry innovations. Her clinical training and academic research focused on advances in bone grafting, sinus/ridge augmentations, and implant placements utilizing various CAD-CAM technologies. She has presented the results of her research at national meetings of the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics.

Currently, Dr. Chou uses comprehensive treatment techniques and strategies supported by research evidence to address patient’s esthetic concerns, while improving their overall oral health. She maintains active memberships in the American college of Prosthodontists, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, the Academy of Osseointegration, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, the Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Chou’s goal is to help patients experience the confidence and peace of mind a beautiful smile can make. “My patient’s smile is my top priority, and I am committed to creating beautiful smiles and maintaining them for a lifetime.”


Shira Levy, DMD

A former member of the Israeli Intelligence Unit, Dr. Levy is a 2009 graduate of Tufts University School of Dentistry where she received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine after earning her Bachelor’s Degree with Honors in Biology from the University of Illinois. After completing a one-year advanced residency affiliated with the Lutheran Medical Center in Redding, California, she relocated to Chicago where in addition to practicing general dentistry, she became a certified Invisalign provider. Dr. Levy is dedicated to providing her patients with the latest techniques and currently available treatments. In cosmetic and restorative dentistry and is passionate about her profession and the quality of care that she provides her patients.

Dr. Levy is an avid reader who enjoys travel, especially to see her family, and has recently become a certified scuba diver.


Susan McMahon, DMD

A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, Dr. McMahon enjoys one of the largest cosmetic dental practices in Western Pennsylvania. She is accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, a fellow of the International Academy of DentalFacial Esthetics, and a fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. An author and lecturer, Dr. McMahon has devoted her professional career to the pursuit of advanced technologies in cosmetic dentistry and smile design. She is a past clinical instructor in Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine and a guest lecturer at the University of West Virginia, School of Dentistry. She also lectures in both the United States and Europe on cosmetic dentistry and teeth whitening. A seven-time award winner of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry’s Annual Smile Gallery, Dr. McMahon has twice been awarded gold medals. She has been honored as a Top Cosmetic Dentist five times. She has also been voted by her peers as a Top Dentist in Pittsburgh.

Attaining accreditation in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry is Dr. McMahon’s proudest professional achievement. One of only 350 dentists worldwide to have AACD Accreditation, Dr. McMahon completed the clinical case submission and clinical peer review in 2005. Excellent proficiency must be demonstrated in all areas of cosmetic dentistry including porcelain veneers, implant restoration, full reconstruction, and cosmetic bonding. Dr. McMahon was recently inducted into the prestigious American Society for Dental Aesthetics. The ASDA’s members are national and international leading dentists who have a lifelong commitment to learning and providing exceptional dental care.

Very active in charity work and fundraising, Dr. McMahon is a board and founding member of Music for MS. Music for MS, Roots Music Festival, is a daylong, family-friendly live music festival held at Hartwood Acres, Pittsburgh, PA. Six live bands, food, drink and thousands of attendees marked the inaugural event in 2014 and since then over $85,000 has been presented to the Western PA MS Society. “A beautiful new smile can bring so much confidence. It is so very rewarding to give that smile to someone through cosmetic dentistry”


Mary Roman, DDS, MS

Dr. Mary Roman was born and raised in Alexandria, Egypt. She received her Bachelor in Dental Surgery degree from the University of Alexandria in 2008. In 2013, she completed the two-year advanced standing program at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She also completed her advanced specialty training in microsurgical endodontics at UIC in 2015 where she additionally received a Master of Science in oral sciences.
During her second year as a dental student, Dr. Roman first discovered her passion for endodontics. Dr. Roman has always been fascinated by the complexity of the root canal anatomy and the individual character of each tooth she treats.

The main allure that attracted Dr. Roman to endodontics is the opportunity to alleviate the patient’s discomfort and improve their quality of life.

During her specialty training, Dr. Roman’s area of research was tooth-related maxillary sinus manifestations. Dr. Roman diagnoses and treats endodontic disease by employing the latest evidence-based procedures and technology. She focuses on patient education so that her patients can make informed decisions regarding their treatment. She also believes in the importance of communicating with her patients, answering their questions, and establishing a comfortable treatment environment.
In addition to private practice, Dr. Roman has a passion for sharing her knowledge; she teaches in the pre-doctoral clinic at UIC. Her professional affiliations include membership in the American Association of Endodontists, Edgar Coolidge study club, the American Dental Association, and the Chicago Dental Society. Besides English, Dr. Roman is fluent in Arabic and German, and she speaks limited French. In her free time, she enjoys painting, traveling, and exploring the city.


Andrew Bosworth, DDS

Dr. Bosworth is a Minnesota native who grew up in a family of dentists so his passion for the art and profession began at a young age. He began his undergraduate career at the University of Denver and ended it with a B.S. in biology at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. From there, he went back home to the University of Minnesota to obtain his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. During his dental training, he was involved in the periodontal surgery honors program and also spent four months working at a dental clinic in Bergen, Norway.

He splits his time working at a high-end practice in the downtown Loop area and at University Dental Professionals. While highly versed in all areas of the profession, his interests peak in the areas of endodontics, periodontics, and cosmetic dentistry

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Bosworth has an extremely strong passion for photography, travel, and staying active.


Jason Jamali DDS, MD

Dr. Jason Jamali is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon who practices the full scope of the specialty. He obtained degrees in both dentistry and medicine from Columbia University and the University of Michigan respectively. After medical school, he completed 2 years of general surgery training before finishing his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the University of Michigan. Dr. Jamali’s experience as a Full-time Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois was invaluable. During his 2 years at UIC, he provided clinical and didactic instruction to both students, residents, and oral surgeons in addition to authoring numerous publications. He has special interests in orthognathic surgery, sleep apnea, facial trauma, and implantology. Dr. Jamali has continued his commitment to resident education at Advocate Illinois Hospital where he covers level I trauma.


Meet the experienced and friendly staff who make University Dental Professionals the leading provider of oral hygiene and personalized dental services in Chicago.


Front Office

Denise – Office Manager

Sheila – Patient Care Coordinator

Kim – Patient Care Coordinator


Hygienists

Gwen – Hygienists

Tania – Hygienists

Celia – Hygienists


Assistants

Zeny – Assistant

Yoli – Assistant

Elizabeth – Assistant


Assistants

Alesha – Assistant

Crystal – Assistant