Our Doctors

Douglas P. Bork, DDS

Dr. Bork graduated from The University of Illinois Dental School in 1981, and started in private practice with his father, Dr. Kenneth Bork, the same year. Since earning his D.D.S. degree, Dr. Bork has attended numerous post graduate courses in different fields of dentistry including over 600 hours of training in the treatment of TMJ disorders. 

His emphasis on patient comfort as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry enable him to provide his patients with the best quality care. Dr. Bork has a wide range of experience in different areas of dentistry, from cosmetic and restorative dentistry to surgical treatments and root canal treatments.

His approach to your treatment starts with patiently listening to you. Then, after a complete and thorough examination, he reviews and discusses the diagnosis and treatment options with you.

"I am proud to provide my patients with the best in dental technology, treatment options and patient comfort. It is my pleasure to address all your questions and concerns." - Dr. Bork

Currently a member of:

  • American Dental Association
  • Fox River Valley Dental Society
  • Elgin Dental Study Club
  • Chicago Dental Society
  • Illinois State Dental Scoiety
  • Chicago Dental Arts Society
  • University of Illinois Lifetime Alumni Association Member

 


Dr. Rebecca J. Weightman

 

Dr. Weightman earned her D.M.D. at Harvard University’s school of Dental Medicine.  For her specialization, she completed a three year advanced residency program in Periodontics and Implant dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

 

While at Harvard, Dr. Weightman was recognized for leadership in community outreach and excellence in clinical periodontics.  She was active in international public health research, spending time in South Africa studying oral lesions associated with HIV/AIDS.  
     
She earned her Master degree in Oral Sciences researching the effects of tobacco smoke on the oral microbiome at UIC.  Dr. Weightman is also certified to provide a “twilight” level of sedation for anxious but healthy patients.

 


Lori A. Ford-Schaben RDH

 

Ms. Ford graduated from the hygiene school at W. R. Harper College in 1987. She has been working at Dr. Bork's office since 1988. Since graduating from hygiene school, Lori has attended numerous continuing education seminars including "The Velvet Touch" local anesthesia certification for dental hygienists from the College of DuPage.

 

Outside of work Lori enjoys her farmette and keeps quite busy tending to her animals which include horses, dogs, and a couple of feral cats. She greatly enjoys her work both at home and professionally.

 

"Lori is extremely committed to her patients oral health and wellbeing, and is genuinely fun to be around!" -Dr. Bork

 


Our Staff

Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.

Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to communicate well with our patients and provide the best care possible.

 

 
  Elgin 60123 Dentist - Douglas Bork, DDS
1795 Grandstand Place, Elgin, IL 60123 - ph. (847) 742-1216
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