About Your Dentist

Jessica Lavalle, DMD

"I believe that dental and oral health is a major component of overall health and well-being. I strive to have happy and healthy patients who are well-informed about the importance of oral health."

My Mission

"To provide gentle, caring and modern dental care to patients of all ages. To educate my patients about dental preventative care and healthy oral care. To continuously learn new techniques to improve my patients' dental experience."

Education

Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Alton, IL

University of Illinois, Bachelor of Science in Community Health – Urbana-Champaign, IL

Professional Memberships

Dr. Lavalle is currently an active member of the American Dental Association and Saint Louis Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

When she isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Lavalle enjoys traveling, nature watching, and spending quality time with her nephew and nieces.

Dae Choi, DDS

Changing the world, one smile at a time.

My Mission

Practicing dentistry is a lifelong dream of mine, and my patients are my first priority. My mission is to provide high-quality, personalized care that allows my patients to feel comfortable and completely at ease. I enjoy having the opportunity to give my patients their smiles back; it is the most rewarding aspect of being a dentist.

Education

University of Tennessee Knoxville, Bachelor of Science Knoxville, TN

University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery Memphis, TN

Professional Memberships

Dr. Choi is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, and Greater St. Louis Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Choi currently resides in Creve Coeur with his wife and dog, Mocha. When he isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Choi enjoys traveling, golfing, grocery shopping, and walking with his family and Mocha. He also loves cooking Asian and Italian cuisines.

Georgia Lymberopoulos, DMD, MPH

Dr. Lymberopoulos's dental school's inaugural dean, Dr. Dillenberg, believes dentistry is just as much about community and population health as it is about teeth. He says, "It's about the person attached to the tooth, the family attached to the person, and the community attached to the family."

My Mission

"To utilize evidence-based practice to prevent and control dental disease, and to give everyone in my care a reason to smile!"

Education

University of Illinois, Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences – Chicago, IL

Illinois Institute of Technology, Master of Science in Cell and Molecular Biology – Chicago, IL

Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Mesa, AZ

A.T. Still University, Master of Public Health – Kirksville, MO

Professional Memberships

Dr. Lymberopoulos is currently an active member of the American Association of Women Dentists, American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Hellenic American Dental Society, and Missouri Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

When she isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Lymberopoulos enjoys traveling to Greece with her fiancé and attending dental conferences all over the country with her frequent flyer dog, Chewie!