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Meet the Doctors

Dr. Garnet Patterson

Garnet Patterson is a graduate of Northwestern University Dental School class of 1989 with the distinction of being awarded an OKU key. Following graduation, he attended a comprehensive hospital residency program at Bowman Gray School of Medicine where he served as Chief Resident. In addition to advanced training in general dentistry there was an emphasis on surgical, medically compromised and oncology patients. Dr. Patterson then returned to Northwestern Memorial Hospital to complete a Fellowship in Oral Oncology.

Dr. Patterson has achieved the status of Fellow with the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, American College of Dentists and the International College of Dentists. More recently Dr. Patterson has continued his desire for advanced education by completing more than 1000 hours of continuing education. Specifically, he has completed a comprehensive implant surgery course at the Misch Institute and the curriculum for Complete Dentistry at the Dawson Academy.

In Summary, Dr. Patterson is committed to providing the best services with the latest technology and materials for his patients. He lives in our community and strives to maintain our community dental practice.

Dr. Affaf Saddy

Affaf Saddy is a graduate of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. After graduation, she was admitted to the University of Michigan's competitive Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program, where she received training in esthetic and restorative dentistry during a rigorous one-year residency.

By incorporating the latest advancements in dental technology, Dr. Saddy provides one-on-one treatment for patients, with the aim of exceeding their expectations. She enjoys getting to know her patients, working to select individualized treatment options to improve their overall oral health. "The most satisfying thing for me is helping people achieve healthy smiles they are proud of," Dr. Saddy said. "I love working with patients, especially kids, and making sure they are comfortable throughout the treatment process."

In addition to her work at the practice, Dr. Saddy is an adjunct faculty member at Midwestern University's pre-clinic lab, where she teaches first and second year dental students. She continuously strives to expand her knowledge through extensive continuing education courses on esthetic and preventive dentistry.

She is a preferred provider with Invisalign and offers clear braces to adults and teenagers. Dr. Saddy is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. Outside of work she enjoys cooking, art history and is an avid runner--her most recent achievement was completing her first Chicago Marathon.

Dr. Will Sensenbrenner

Dr. Will graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in 2012. He joined Dr. Patterson's team in June 2015. Dr. Will belongs to many professional organizations including the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society and is an elected officer with the Illini District Dental Society.

Through continuing education courses, Dr. Will strives to be educated on the most cutting edge techniques in CAD-CAM restorations, cosmetic dentistry, implantology, endodontics, and pain control. Also, he participates in Dental Lifeline Network which is a networking service that provides a national safety net for people who are elderly, severly ill or have disabilities and lack the financial resources to achieve optimal oral health.

Will and his wife, Stephanie, live in Mokena with their two dogs. When not in the office, Will enjoys helping his wife with do-it-yourself house projects, swimming laps to stay fit, and taking advantage of everything metro-Chicago has to offer.

Jianjun Hao, DDS, MS & PhD

Jianjun Hao, DDS, MS & PhD is a diplomate of American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Hao received advanced training in Oral Biology and Orthodontics with the College of Dentistry at University of Illinois at Chicago. He also was a clinical assistant professor at University of Connecticut Health Center before recently joining Patterson Dental. Dr. Hao is very proud of being a board certified orthodontist, because only 25% of practicing orthodontists have achieved this prestigious certification.

"Hollywood broad smile is my treatment goal, I am confident to accomplish this mission effectively and efficiently."

Dr. Hao’s wife, Dr. Lihong Lin is also an orthodontist in the Chicago and Wilmette areas. They have a son named Wentao, who they are very proud of, and will be joining the Marines as of next year. Dr. Hao loves spending time with family and really enjoys traveling that fuels his passion to experience as many cultural diverse experiences as possible. Dr. Hao is also an accomplished runner and participates in the Boston marathon whenever possible.

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