Your Friendly Dentist in Lake Forest
Dr. Josh Wansten
Dr. Josh Wansten grew up in Grand Rapids. He attended the University of Michigan for undergraduate educations and continued on at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree.
Following dental school, Dr. Wansten sought further training by completing a General Practice Residency at Loyola Hospital in Maywood, Illinois. There he worked extensively with general dentists and dental specialists to expand and refine his skills. He has been practicing in the Chicagoland area for a number of years and is a member in good standing with the Chicago Dental Society, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the American Dental Association. Dr. Wansten regularly attends seminars and monthly study club meetings with the Spear Education Campus for clinical excellence.
Dr. Wansten considers it a privilege to treat patients and help them achieve and maintain their optimal oral health. He encourages open communication in order to develop and reach shared treatment goals individualized for each patient. He also strives to make each appointment as comfortable and pleasant as a dental appointment can be!
Dr. Wansten is married to Dr. Palit, also a dentist, they have two young children who keep them running at home and a four-legged baby, their rescue dog Hunter. In their spare time they can be found experimenting in the kitchen, cheering on Michigan football, or tossing a tennis ball at the dog beach.
Dr. Wansten is excited to be a part of the Lake Forest community and looks forward to meeting your family’s dental care needs.