Meet Dr. Hassan
Joshua M. Hassan, DMD, MS
BOARD CERTIFIED PERIODONTIST
Dr. Hassan earned his dental degree at Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, graduating Magna Cum Laude and serving on several prestigious committees. Upon graduation he received the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Dental Student Award. After completion of dental school, Dr. Hassan attended the University of Illinois at Chicago Periodontal Residency program.
While in Residency, Dr. Hassan received the Pat Allen Resident Scholarship Award and earned his Masters of Oral Sciences. In his third year of Residency, Dr. Hassan was honored and named Chief Resident, a role he served in for 12 months. During his time at UIC, Dr. Hassan received advanced training in dental implants, bone augmentation, and I.V. conscious sedation, completing the most sedation cases in his residency's history. In addition, Dr. Hassan completed his Masters in Oral Sciences and defending his thesis.
In 2018, Dr. Hassan earned Diplomate status in the American Board of Periodontology after completing a rigorous examination series, displaying his knowledge of periodontal disease and treatment, hard and soft tissue grafting, surgical reconstruction with placement of dental implants and IV conscious sedation. Dr. Hassan has had experience with several dental implants systems such as Straumann, Biohorizons, Astra, Nobel, Biomet 3i, Implant Direct as was many others.
Dr. Hassan has always felt that continuing education is a vital part of any practice. To that point, he became certified in the LANAP protocol in the summer of 2021 to treat periodontal and peri implant disease. This procedure, while using the Millennium Laser, allows for patients to have periodontal disease treated minimally invasively while not requiring the need for sutures, thus alleviating patients fears of traditional surgery.
Dr. Hassan has a passion for collaborating w/ colleagues to provide the best treatment for their patients. Dr. Hassan thoroughly enjoys educating and has lectured on soft tissue grafting, full mouth implant rehabilitation, bone grafting and ridge augmentation, and digital dentistry.
Dr. Hassan lives in Chicago with his wife Aviva and his four children, twin daughters Sara and Jordyn, his son Coby, and his youngest daughter Zoey. Although they enjoy being part of the West Rodgers Park community, the family is excited for their move to Skokie in the winter of 2022. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, sports, socializing with friends, and above all spending time with family.