Gina – Chairside Specialist
Gina has been a Clinical Chairside Specialist for Khanna Dentistry since May of 1997. She graduated with a certificate in Dental Assisting from Triton College in 1983. Prior to joining Dr. Khanna’s team Gina had the opportunity to gain experience in many different areas of Dentistry while working in practices in Illinois and California.
Gina has an extensive background and strong passion for Oral Surgery. She has completed training at the University of Chicago in assisting for Conscious IV sedation, which is provided at Khanna Dentistry.
Gina thoroughly enjoys her career. She continually seeks to improve her skills and stay abreast of the exciting advances in dentistry through continuing education.
Gina is married to Doug, they have two grown children Andrea, who is a 2021 graduate of the John Marshal Law School, and Danny a financial software consultant living in Arizona. As often as they are able, they love spending family time together. In her free time, Gina enjoys cooking, crafting, golf, travel, and spoiling their puppy Sonny.
Taylor – Office treatment Coordinator
Taylor joins are team with a combination of 6 years in the hospitality industry and 10 years in the medical field. She spent her time at two luxury hotels ensuring guests enjoyed four diamond customer service, planned special events and maintained an award winning wine list. As a nursing assistant and endoscopic technician, Taylor assisted physicians in providing excellent care and treatment for patients in addition to being a strong member of their front desk team. During her down time, Taylor volunteers at LivingWell Cancer Resource Center and has a passion for photography and fine wines.
Daina – Periodontal Therapist
I was born and raised in Lithuania and moved to the United States in 2001. In 2011 I graduated from College of DuPage and became a dental hygienist. While working with excellent dentists, I have gained extensive knowledge to be committed in educating and encouraging each patient about the best dental health possible. I have advanced training in administering Local anesthesia. I participate in continuing education to grow professionally and to provide the best available treatment choices for my patients. I have a passion for the well-being of every patient along with helping them maintain a healthy and
Before becoming a hygienist, my previous degree was in violin performance. My appreciation for the performing arts includes opera, symphony, chamber music, and theater. In addition, I love gourmet cooking, fine dining, traveling, yoga, bowling, and spending time outside biking and skiing. I am naturally curious about the sciences and love reading scientific articles.
I feel honored to have joined Dr. Khanna’s team in March of 2019 and I support Dr. Khanna’s patient care philosophy with my full confidence. I am looking forward to building lasting relationships with each patient in our practice.
Molly – Patient Concierge
Molly joined the Khanna Dentistry team in 2021. She graduated with a degree in dental hygiene from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale in 1993, where her classmates voted her “best smile.” After practicing in Illinois and Colorado, she left the dental field to raise her children.
In 2015, Molly returned to the dental field in the area of orthodontics, first working as an assistant and then as a treatment coordinator before coming to Khanna Dentistry.
Molly is a “people person” who has a passion for working with patients and helping them get the care they need.
Molly and her husband, Steve, have raised four wonderful kids: Sarah, Jack, Elijah, and Daniel. She enjoys baking, dates with Steve, and her morkie Moses.