Meet Dr. G

Dr. Lawal Garuba

Lawal Garuba, DMD, Family Dentist in Richton Park, IL - Sauk Trail Dental CareDr. Lawal Garuba, better known simply as Dr. G, is a compassionate and friendly dentist dedicated to providing the highest quality dental care in a comfortable environment. His calm demeanor and attentiveness to patients’ needs set him apart. He understands that dental care can be expensive, so his goal is to make it affordable for everyone.

Dr. Garuba obtained his dental training at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he received the Rice Scholarship awarded to students with exceptional academic performance. He also obtained a Master of Public Health (MPH) at Missouri State University. Dr. Garuba has spent the majority of his career providing dental care to communities with limited access to care in the South Chicagoland area.

His public health background has greatly influenced his approach to dental care, which is largely preventative and minimally invasive. Dr. Garuba understands that dentistry is constantly advancing, and he is committed to staying up to date through continuing education courses. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Chicago Dental Society.

When Dr. G is not working, he spends most of his time with his wife and two sons. He also enjoys volunteering in the community.

To make your appointment with Dr. G at Sauk Trail Dental Care today, give our office a call at (708) 608-3368.