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about dr. talentowski
Dr. Diane Talentowski graduated from St. Xavier University in Chicago with a Bachelor of
Science Degree in Nursing. She worked as an intensive care nurse for eight years. Dr.
Talentowski received her dental training from Loyola University of Chicago, graduating
with honors in 1987. She also completed a General Practice Residency in Hospital Dentistry at Loyola in 1988.
Dr. Talentowski held a full-time faculty position at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical
Center from 1989 until 1993 where she maintained a private practice and was the Director
of the General Practice Residency Program.
In 1993, she joined the faculty at the Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University
of Chicago. Dr. Talentowski held a full-time faculty position as an Associate
Professor. She maintained a private practice there and also was the Medical Director of
the Oral Health Center and the Director of the General Practice Residency Program. She
will continue a part-time relationship with the Medical Center.
Dr. Talentowski is a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State
Dental Society and Chicago Dental Society. She is also a member of the American Academy
of Radiology and the American Academy of Oral Medicine. In 1996 she was inducted as a
fellow into the International College of Dentist.
Dr. Talentowski is very committed to her patients and their oral health. Oral Health is
an integral part of your overall health and she wants to help keep you healthy.
She is married with four children. She enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her
husband, their four children, family and friends.