Homewood-Flossmoor Dental Care
At Homewood-Flossmoor Dental Care, we are a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, materials & procedures. At our community-focused practice, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We offer early morning, late evening & Saturday appointments, so you don’t have to miss work or school for your care, something our team feels strongly about.
We pride ourselves on taking the time to listen & get to know each patient as an individual. The entire team at Homewood-Flossmoor Dental Care looks forward to seeing you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care. See why our patients can’t stop smiling!
Meet Our Doctors
Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. All of our dental assistants & hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on their current dental techniques & outstanding patient communication. With unmatched quality & integrity, they are dedicated to achieving the best possible results for you & your family.
Since your comfort & health are our top priorities, Homewood-Flossmoor Dental Care’s staff is glad to assist you in any way. If you have any questions at all, from treatment options & sterilization to insurance concerns & paperwork, we’re here for you! We can assure you that you’ll enjoy your dental visit!
Dr. Walter Flor
Dr. Walter Flor graduated from Northwestern University School of Dentistry with his Doctor of Dental Surgery. His mission is to make sure that everyone leaves with a beautiful smile on their face.
Dr. Flor feels it is very important to enhance his knowledge and skill-set by attending Continuing Education classes and seminars to ensure his patients are receiving the utmost care and attention. He is currently a member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, and a fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Flor is also certified in implants, crowns and bridges.
In his spare time, Dr. Flor enjoys singing choral music. He also loves skiing in the Rocky Mountains, Snowmass Colorado, and Big Sky Montana.
Dr. Craig Snyder
Dr. Craig Snyder graduated from Creighton Dental School with his Doctor of Dental Surgery. His mission is to provide the highest quality of care in a comfortable, caring, and professional environment.
Dr. Snyder feels it is very important to enhance his knowledge and skill-set by attending Continuing Education classes and seminars to ensure his patients are receiving the utmost care and attention. He is currently a member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Association, and Illinois Dental Association. Dr. Snyder is also Invisalign and Cerec crown certified.
In his spare time, Dr. Snyder enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends and enjoys traveling and trying new foods.
Dr. Omar Shalash
Dr. Omar Shalash graduated from Columbia University school of Dentistry. After finishing dental school from Columbia University College of Dental, he went for an extensive three years of dental residency where he received an advance education in general dentistry. This included the highest standards of teaching and learning in Prosthodontics, periodontics, endodontic, oral surgery, implant dentistry and pediatric dentistry. Dr. Shalash then completed his general practice residency at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine affiliated with New York – Presbyterian Hospital where the dental service included heavy training on oral surgery with hospital base programs.
Dr. Shalash wants to deliver professional dental care in a friendly atmosphere in a manner we would want our family, friends and ourselves to be treated. He believes smiles are always in fashion. Dr. Shalash is always trying to expand his knowledge and is eager to learn new skills. He has recently taken continuing education courses for placing and complication of implants, Socket Preservation following tooth extraction, Crown lengthening in Aesthetic Zone and received his Invisalign certification.
In his spare time, Dr. Shalash loves being active and exploring the city. He is a huge foodie and is always looking for new restaurants and rooftops to try. He also enjoys watching the Chicago Bears, St. Louis Cardinals and St. Louis Blues, and will jump at any chance he gets to visit a new destination.
Dr. Krupa Patel
Dr. Krupa Patel’s mission is to provide her patients with the best comprehensive care possible. Her practice is dedicated to providing your family with quality care by assuring that each patient receives individual personal attention. She strives to build long term relationships with her patients based on trust and mutual respect
Dr. Patel completed her undergraduate studies in Biomedical Sciences at Marquette University and then went on to complete dental school at Marquette University School of Dentistry. Dr. Patel is always looking for opportunities to continue learning and growing her skills in dentistry. She enjoys taking more continuing education courses to expand her knowledge on different aspects of dentistry. She is certified in implants, crowns, bridges, and Invisalign.
In her free time, Dr. Patel enjoys spending time with family, friends and her adorable puppy (Luna). She loves adventures and traveling, exploring the city of Chicago, and trying out different work out classes to stay active.