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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Michael Durr, DMD

I graduated from Washington University School of Dental Medicine in St. Louis, MO. My undergraduate degree, was received from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. I consider myself to be a lifelong learner and have continued my studies. I am a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and a Sustaining Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Diligently, I maintain active membership in the GROWS Implant Study Club, the Southern Illinois Dental Society, the Illinois State Dental Society and American Dental Association.

I am an involved member of the community, serving on the Carbondale Community High School Board of Education. I am a member of the Carbondale Chamber of Commerce, and First United Methodist Church. I am married and have three adult children. I am a life member of the SIU Alumni Association and an avid Saluki fan!

Harpreet Kaur, DDS

“Prevention is better than cure.”

My Mission

“To establish a warm, friendly environment in our clinic and make patients feel comfortable in a dental setting. I strive to help people understand the importance of good oral health to improve overall quality of life, giving them the highest quality of dental care and bringing dazzling smiles to their faces.”

Education

Government Dental College, Bachelor of Dental Surgery – Rohtak, India

New York University College of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – New York City, NY

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Kaur is currently an active member of the American Student Dental Association, North American Sikh Medical and Dental Association and Indian Dental Association. She is committed to continuing education in order to remain current with state-of-the-art technology, procedures and materials in dentistry. Dr. Kaur has completed CE courses in the Fundamental Restorative Technique Program and Laser Assisted Dental Hygiene: Changing Paradigm for a Changing Profession.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Kaur is happily married, and she recently welcomed newborn twins in July of 2016 – one boy and one girl! When she isn’t practicing dentistry, her favorite hobbies include cooking, watching TV and shopping.