Our team

Meet Our Friendly Team!

Dr. Reshma Dhake
General Dentist (Archer and Belmont)Dr. Reshma Dhake

Dr. Dhake graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry. She has practiced at a variety of group practices and public health clinics throughout the Chicagoland area.  She is a member of the Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, and American Dental Association.  She loves providing compassionate care for her community and strives make every patient feel as comfortable as possible.

In her free time, Dr. Dhake spends time with her twin son and daughter and husband.  She also enjoys cooking and running.  She has completed several triathlons, half marathons, and two marathons.

Dr. Daisy Varughese
General Dentist (Archer)

Dr. Daisy Varughese provides quality,  customized care at Forever Dental with the utmost compassion.  As a graduate of the University of Illinois-Chicago College of Dentistry, she is also an active member in the American Dental Association, Illinois Dental Society, and Chicago Dental Society.  She is also pursuing further dental education through a Fellowship program with the Academy of General Dentistry.  Dr. Varughese truly listens to each of her patients and provides them personalized dental treatment, catered to their needs and desires.  With comfort and patient education as top priorities, she strives to make you and your family’s trip to our office a positive experience.
In her free time, Dr. Varughese loves learning about eco-friendly practices, baking delicious cakes (a dentist with a bit of a sweet tooth), doing yoga and exploring the city of Chicago.  She also loves to sing and often renders this talent to comfort children (and adults by request).

Dr. Shuba Bindra
General Dentist (Archer)drbindra1

Dr. Bindra went to University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry where she received her DDS.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her two daughters and family.

Dr. Alexander Upwards
General Dentist (Belmont)

Dr. Upwards graduated from Midwestern University.  He has a very gentle touch and is very thorough. When he is not treating patients, he enjoys playing and listening to music as well as running and biking.

Dr. George Frayn
General Dentist (Belmont)Frayn Portrait

Dr. George Frayn earned his DDS from the University of Illinois, College of Dentistry in 1980 and brings a wealth of experience to the team at Forever Dental. He proficient in all phases of dentistry, especially full dental arch reconstruction.

Not only is he a life member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society and Chicago Dental Society; he has distinguished himself by earning the Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry.

Married to Colleen for over 40 years with 4 adult children and 2 grandchildren, Dr. Frayn enjoys “anything outdoors”: running, bicycling, skiing and backpacking.

Dr. Matthew Israel
Orthodontist (Archer)

Dr. Israel Dr. Matthew Israelwent to University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry for his DDS as well as for completion of his Masters in Science for Orthodontics.  When he is not working improving people’s smiles, he likes to spend time with his wife and two kids as well as cheer for the White Sox.

Juanita Cano
Hygienist (Archer)

juanita1Juanita is one of super star hygienists that has a gentle touch and a warm smile.  She loves getting to know her patients and providing patient focussed care. In her free time she loves to travel and spend time with her husband and kids.

Amelia Griggs
Hygienist (Archer)


Amelia is another super star hygienist at our Archer office. She received her Bachelor degree from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Amelia core values are taking care of patients needs and making her patients her first priority.  In Amelia spare time she loves spending time with her family, traveling, community outreach with her church.

Krystyna Skrabacz
Hygienist (Archer)

krystyna1Kyrstyna is one of our super star hygienists at Forever Dental Archer office and has been working at this office for more than 15 years. She treats her patients at Forever Dental as part of her extended family. She speaks Polish and English and makes every effort to make her patients get the best care.

In her free time, she enjoys staying physically active, reading, and spending time with her family, two beautiful daughters, and dog.


Angelica Alfaro – Dental Assistant (Archer and Belmont)


Angelica has grown up in the Brighton Park community.  She loves volunteering and spending time with her family.  Her favorite thing about being part of the Forever Dental team is getting to know her patients and making sure they have a great visit!

Mayra Barbosa – Dental Assistant (Archer)

mayra1Mayra has worked at other dental offices and finds Forever Dental to be the most friendly and caring of all. She is proud to work with such a team of doctors and staff that care about their patients’ overall health and each other.  In her free time, she likes to hit the gym and workout. When it’s nice outside, she’ll go for a run, but her favorite thing to do is spend time with her friends and family.





Annette Canchola – Patient Care Coordinator (Archer)


Annette is a smiling face you can find greeting you at Forever Dental. She loves helping people improve their smile and gain confidence in what they do. When she is not helping patients, she is busy spoiling her niece and nephew and working on her bachelors in Health Care Management.





Belen Gonzalez – Dental Assistant (Archer)

Belen is constantly looking for ways to improve her patient’s experience.  You can find her assisting in general dental as well as orthodontic treatment.  She loves learning about oral health and sharing what she learns with her patients.

Leticia Haro – Dental Assistant (Archer)

Leticia is another team member striving to make her patients’ experience at Forever Dental very enjoyable.  When she isn’t educating patients on importance of good oral hygiene, she is spending time with her daughter and family, running, and playing guitar.

Nageeb Hasan- Dental Assistant (Archer and Belmont)


Nageeb has been a lifetime patient and now a team member.  He loves talking about different procedures and learning new things. He is aspiring to be a dentist and we are excited to have him as part of our team.

Vanessa Jimenez- Front Desk Coordinator (Archer and Belmont)


Vanessa is our financial and appointment coordinator at our Belmont location.  She works hard to make sure patients have a good experience and understands their financial options clearly.  In her spare time, she loves to spend time with her 3 kids and husband.

Diana Ortega – Dental Assistant (Archer)

diana1Diana’s favorite part of being a dental assistant is getting the opportunity to help patients continue good oral health as they gain a beautiful confident smile. As well as pursuing her degree in Dentistry, she said she is very thankful to work with such an amazing team and doctors. In her free time she loves to travel and explore places all around. If its either road trips or flights, she loves the feeling of sharing and learning about other cultures.

Jocelyne Pantoja – Front Desk Coordinator (Archer)

Jocelyne is another friendly face at our Archer office. She will do whatever she can to make sure you have a pleasant visit.


Anaceli Perez – Patient Care Coordinator (Archer)

You can find Ana when you walk in the door greeting you with a smile.  She does her best to make sure her patients have a full understanding of their treatment as well as how their insurance works.  Her her spare time, she spends time with her two sons and husband.


Patricia Villagomez – Office Manager (Archer)

patricia1Patricia is another smiling face you will see at our office.  She does everything she can take make sure her patients are informed, comfortable and happy. She lives very close to our office and has ties to the community.  She has a true passion for dentistry and people’s well-being.  She speaks Spanish as well.  She loves spending her free time with her two kids, husband. and dog.

Katarzyna (Kathy) Trznadel  – Patient Care Coordinator (Belmont)

Kathy is one of our friendly team members at Belmont that will greet you and take great care of you.  She loves getting to know her patient and takes pride in providing the best care possible. She is bilingual in Polish. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her friends and family.