Meet Our Oral Surgery Team

Oral Surgery Deer Park, IL

The team is extensively trained in all aspects of patient care to ensure safety, quality, and comfort. Most of our team has been working with the doctors for 10 years or more.

Call our office today at ☎ Oral, Facial & Implant Specialists Phone Number (847) 381-0106 to make an appointment.

Nancy Lutz – Office Manager

Nancy has been in the medical and dental field for 40 years. She started working for Drs. Zidron and Thompson 27 years ago as a surgical assistant and now manages the entire practice.  

Natalie – Registered Nurse / Clinical Supervisor

NATALIE – REGISTERED NURSE / CLINICAL SUPERVISORNatalie has worked with our practice for 10+ years starting as a surgical assistant and returning as a Registered Nurse. She maintains current Advanced Life Support Certification (ACLS) and is certified in IV Moderate Sedation. What she loves most about working here: “I enjoy working with patients of all age groups, what I love most about working here is being able to develop a relationship with our patients and follow through with them on their treatment journey. I’m always here to help answer your questions and concerns!’

Melissa – Insurance Coordinator

Melissa – Insurance CoordinatorMelissa has been with our practice for 5 years and maintains over 10+ years of experience working with Medical and Dental Insurance. She is here to help you navigate through your insurance questions from consultation to treatment.

Jean – Financial Coordinator

Jean – Financial CoordinatorJean has 12+ years of experience working with our office. She is here to help walk you through making your treatment plan a reality and answer any questions you may have on financing and payment.

Surgical Assistants

SURGICAL ASSISTANTSTogether as a team, our assistants have 10+ years of experience working in the dental and medical field. Our assistants are here to help you every step of the way during your consultation, answering pre-op instructions, assisting our doctors during surgery and taking care of you in recovery. We pride ourselves in having a compassionate, kind, and caring clinical staff. What they love about working here: “I love interacting with patients every day and seeing patients happy and returning with beautiful smiles. Seeing our patients happy is the best reward.” –Lena, Surgical Assistant

“The Doctors and the nurse on staff are always willing to explain and teach whatever it is we need to help with. To meet patient’s needs we will go above and beyond! Everyone here works together to meet our patient’s individual needs.” –Karla, Surgical Assistant.

Treatment Coordinators

TREATMENT COORDINATORSOur Treatment Coordinators staff will always greet you with a smile when you walk through our doors, they are here to help you navigate through any paperwork and scheduling questions you may have! Combined, our front office staff has over 50+ years of experience working with Dr. Zidron and Dr. Thompson at Oral Facial and Implant Specialists. What they love most about working here: “I love the comfortable environment we provide for patients here and we have the friendliest staff!” –Ashley, Treatment Coordinator

Mario – Implant Coordinator


 Mario is here to help navigate you through your treatment plan from implant consultation to surgery and all follow-up and restorative care afterwards. Mario will help coordinate your surgery with your restoring Dentist by communicating the status of your treatment as well as when you are ready to have your crown(s) restored by your General Dentist. Mario is also a US Army Veteran and loves working with fellow military patients. What he loves about working here: “The work environment at O.F.I.S. is great and all of our staff is always eager to learn more and stay up to date on the latest technologies oral surgery has to offer.”