My name is Sunil Sinha and I am the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon. I am happy to be given the opportunity to treat patients for their Oral & Facial surgery needs . I understand that for most people surgery can be a stressful event. My primary goal is to educate you regarding your options, answer all of your questions and make you feel more comfortable and relaxed about the procedure.
I graduated from New York University College of Dentistry in 2002. I completed my Oral & Maxillofacial surgery residency training at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in 2007. Currently, I am on staff at Advocate Christ Hospital, Palos Hospital and South Suburban Hospital where I am able to take care of patients with complex facial trauma. I also perform procedures involving oral and facial pathology, TMJ, sleep apnea, reconstructive surgery, orthognathic surgery, cosmetic facial surgery and dental implants. I am also Board Certified by the American Board of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery.
In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family. My wife and I have three sons who keep us busy. We are new to Chicago and enjoy learning about everything this city has to offer. I look forward to grounding my roots here and establishing ties in the community.
Dr. Malik obtained his Bachelors of Science with emphasis in Bio-Physics and Molecular Biology in 1999. Dr. Malik then attended New York University College of Dentistry where he received his degree in 2003. After dental school Dr. Malik attended the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey where he completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery in 2008.
Dr. Malik also lectures and train surgeons and dentists all over the world as well here in the United States on various complex surgical procedures.
Dr. Malik is an active member of the community and enjoys participating with non-profit groups like The Smile Train and Easter Seals Organization that benefit patients with mental disability and financial hardship.
With his extensive training and clinical expertise, Dr. Malik has become the leading provider in the Bar Attachment Denture procedure. Also, placement of zygomatic and pterygoid maxillary implants as well as onlay symphyseal/ramus and iliac crest hip bone grafts for patients who have upper (maxillary) and lower (mandibular) deficiencies. He has extensive training in advanced facial reconstruction with implants around the world with Dr. Yvan Fortin in Montreal Canada, Dr. Carlos Aparicio in Madrid Spain and Dr. Thomas Balchi in Philadelphia Pennsylvania and Dr. Peter Dawson occlusal equilibration.
Dr. Malik also routinely does procedures orthognathic surgery, facial cosmetics, facial trauma, TMJ, bone grafting, pathology, dental implants, sedation and wisdom teeth extractions.
Dr. Malik has traveled around the world to countries in need to do various dental surgeries and birth defects such as cleft lip/ palate as well as other facial deformities.
Dr. Malik is also the President of the Maxillofacial Institute of Implantology and Vice President of The American College of Maxillofacial Implantology.
Dr. Prem Patel DMD MD has recently joined our surgical team. He was born and raised in Addison, Illinois. He attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering graduating with High Honors. He then went on to obtain his Dental Medicine Doctorate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2010 where he remained very active in many academic and professional societies and was awarded several surgical and scholastic merits. Dr. Patel was then accepted into the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. As part of his residency, he attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine where he earned his MD degree in 2013. He received a two-year General Surgery certificate and completed extensive rotations in adult and pediatric anesthesia at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania. Dr. Patel completed his extensive OMFS training in 2016 and finally decided to move back home to Chicago! He practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery including facial trauma and reconstruction, pathology, dental implant surgery, bone grafting, removal of impacted wisdom teeth, TMJ surgery, sleep apnea, and corrective jaw and cosmetic surgery. In his free time, he enjoys eating, traveling, exercising, and spending time with his family and friends. He is excited to be back in the Chicagoland area and looks forward to helping, educating, and treating patients with their oral and facial concerns!
Dr. Harshiv J. Vyas is a fellowship trained Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. Dr. Vyas completed his dental schooling and a residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in India before moving to Boston in 2012. There, he completed another residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston MA. Following this, he was awarded the Pediatric Craniomaxillofacial Surgery fellowship from University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA. This fellowship is one of two AAOMS accredited Pediatric Craniomaxillofacial Surgery fellowships in the country.
Dr Vyas is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. Vyas brings his extensive experience in the specialty to the practice. His fields of clinical interest are dento-alveolar surgery, implantology, ambulatory anesthesia, pediatric and adult craniomaxillofacial surgery including reconstruction, orthognathic surgery, trauma and pathology. He holds hospital privileges at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Advocate Good Samaritan Medical Center in Downers Grove and AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center in Hinsdale.
In his free time, Dr. Vyas enjoys exploring the vibrant live music scene in Chicago, traveling and spending time with family.
Dr. Jasjot Sahni is one of the few and leading TMJ specialist in Chicagoland area. She has completed 2 -yr residency in Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine from the University of Southern California. Dr. Sahni is also full-time faculty at University of Illinois Chicago.
Dr. Sahni is specialized to provide diagnosis and treatment for TMJ disorders, facial pain and headaches, burning mouth syndrome, neuralgias, bruxism, bad breath, sleep disordered breathing, oral mucosal lesions and oral cancer detection. Dr. Sahni is Diplomate of the Board of Orofacial Pain (ABOP). She is board eligible for the American Board of Oral Medicine (AAOM) and American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine.
Her treatment methodology utilizes non-surgical and minimally invasive techniques. Dr. Sahni is committed to focus her career on improving the patient’s life through better pain and sleep management. During her free time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Yacoob is a dual-degree Oral Surgeon and is board eligible. Dr. Yacoob grew up in Southern California and after ten years in San Francisco is excited to relocate to Chicago.
Dr. Yacoob studied psychology and biology at the McGill University (Montreal, QC); Dr. Yacoob attended UCSF School of Dentistry and graduated in 2012. After earning his dental degree, he chose to continue his education by completing medical school and earned his MD from UCSF and finished his training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at UCSF as well. As a dual-degree oral surgeon, Dr. Yacoob felt he’d be able to provide his patients with the most comprehensive care.
Dr. Yacoob stayed at UCSF to complete his oral and maxillofacial residency. He trained with surgeons and anesthesiologists for years to learn about the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery and the safe administration of anesthesia. Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Yacoob possessed the qualifications to treat all oral and facial conditions and safely perform all types of anesthesia.
Outside of work, Dr. Yacoob enjoys cooking, outdoor activities and sports as well as community outreach projects. He is looking forward to starting his career in Chicago, where he hopes to provide excellent care to a diverse community and to meet individuals who are as passionate about the evolving field of dentistry as he is. Dr. Yacoob grew up in Southern California and after ten years in San Francisco is excited to join Oral & Maxillofacial of Chicago.