Thank you for your interest in Modern Dental. The entire dental staff of Modern Dental is dedicated to restoring patients’ teeth and gums to health while focusing on preventative care and patient education. Our office has a professional and friendly atmosphere that puts our patients at ease. You won’t find a crowded waiting room or have trouble scheduling timely appointments at this Chicago office. Dr. Phillip Palella, DDS has assembled a very well-trained and experienced staff that has logged thousands of hours in numerous specialties including General Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry, Oral Surgery as well as Emergency Treatments.

Our comprehensive cosmetic, restorative, and preventive care includes laser whitening, Invisalign clear braces, beautiful porcelain veneers, sonic fill composites, mercury-free tooth colored fillings, metal-free restorations, non-surgical periodontal therapy for gum disease, and the use of digital x-rays to reduce radiation exposure. Creating a beautiful smile is our specialty!

We have three convenient locations for you to visit – Modern Dental on Sheffield in Lakeview, Modern Dental on Division in Wicker Park, and Modern Dental of Logan Square in Logan Square.

Mission Statement

Educating on wellness and serving to achieve overall oral health while protecting your hard-earned dollars.

Diagnosis and Prevention

  • Comprehensive Oral Exams and Check-Up Exams
  • Dental Cleanings
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Digital X-Rays
  • Intraoral Photos
  • Fluoride Varnish

Restorative Dentistry

  • Zirconia Crowns
  • Inlays and Onlays
  • Implant Restorations
  • Replacing Amalgam (Silver) Restorations

Periodontal Treament

  • Scaling and Root Planning (Deep Cleaning)
  • Antibiotic Therapy – Arrestin
  • Surgical Periodontal Treatments – Bone Grafts

Oral Surgery

  • Simple and Complex Extractions
  • Wisdom Teeth Extractions


  • Root Canal Treatments
  • Emergency Pulpotomies

Cosmetic Dentistry

  • Veneers
  • Bonding
  • Laser
  • Composite Fillings (Tooth Colored, Mercury Free)


  • Invisalign
  • Night Guards and NTI Appliances
  • Mouth Guards for Sports
  • Space Maintainers
  • Full and Partial Denture

The staff is really friendly. Free consultation. Reasonable prices AND I get to watch tv! Sold.

- April