Laurie Schumacher is a graduate of Loyola University with a bachelor's degree in Biology. She attended New York University College of Dentistry, graduating with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2004.

Upon graduation, Dr. Schumacher practiced dentistry in Orland Park, Illinois, for five years, before relocating to Chicago. Since graduation from dental school she strives to keep up with the latest techniques and tools to provide the best dental care for her patients. Dr. Schumacher attends numerous continuing education courses and is involved in various dental organizations.

Dr. Schumacher is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. In 2010 Dr. Schumacher completed LVI's Advanced Functional Dentistry program. She is Invisalign certified.


Gina Corradetti, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Gina graduated from Prairie State College Dental Hygiene program in 2012. She is certified in local anesthesia and nitrous.

Gina loves to educate patients on proper dental care and maintaining their beautiful smiles. The most rewarding part of her job is improving a patient's oral hygiene. She enjoys learning about the newest technology and implementing it.

When I'm not working, I enjoy spending time with my two daughters. I enjoy Crossfit, concerts, baseball games, and hanging out with my friends.

Marissa Sokolowski, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Michelle Strycker, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Michelle graduated from the Prairie State dental hygiene program in 2010. She first began working with Dr. Schumacher in 2006 as an assistant while pursuing her dental hygiene degree. She is certified in local anesthesia and nitrous oxide administration. Michelle takes pride in educating her patients on proper oral hygiene, healthy habits, and puts a big emphasis on prevention.

In her free time she enjoys traveling and exploring new cities. She’s currently working on visiting all of our national parks.

Margaret Klejka, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Margaret has been in the dental field for over nine years. She started her career as a dental assistant then continued her education as a dental hygienist at Prarie State College. She prides herself in providing quality oral hygiene services as well as patient education. Building strong relationships with her patients is one of her favorite aspects of being a hygienist. Outside of the office, Margaret spends time with her son and fiance. She loves to travel and enjoys the outdoors.

Katie Klejka
Dental Assistant

Katie has been a dental assistant for over 7 years . She joined Dr. Schumacher's team in 2017. She is trained in Cerec and Invisalign. Her gentle touch and friendly chairside manner helps patients feel more relaxed and comfortable during their visit. Her favorite part of dentistry is seeing the results that cosmetic dentistry can do for her patients. While not at work, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends and family. Katie recently got engaged.

Vanessa Bibanco

Vanessa joined Dr. Schumacher's team in May 2020. She has been in the dental administrative field for over 8 years. She is always open-minded and willing to solve whatever problem is put before her. Vanessa makes sure all insurance questions are answered for our patients.

In her free time, she loves spending time with her family, cooking and traveling.


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