Dr. Jessica Britten-Fazzio, D.D.S.
Born and raised in the Chicago area, an after-school job at 15 as an assistant to her orthodontist led her to a career in dentistry. She received her undergraduate degree from Arizona State University and her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2006.
She has been serving the people of Palatine and the surrounding suburbs since 2006, and has been the proud owner of Palatine Dental Associates since 2008 following the retirement of her mentor, Dr. Alan Krakora.
She regularly attends continuing education seminars, learning the latest treatments and methods, including same-day cerec crowns. She also thoroughly enjoys cosmetic “smile makeovers” with invisalign and veneers. Dr. Britten-Fazzio spends her free time enjoying her two young children and cheering for her husbands football team. Dr. Jessica Britten-Fazzio is a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society and the Chicago Dental Society.
Dr. Anthony LaPorte, D.D.S.
Dr. Anthony LaPorte was born and raised in Addison, Illinois.
He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois in Chicago. In 2008, he graduated with honors, and received a dual degree in Biological Science and Chemistry.
Dr. LaPorte then attended the University of Illinois in Chicago Dental School where he received his Doctorate in Dental Surgery degree. He was awarded the Samuel J. Cascio award for clinical excellence, the Arcolian Italian Dental Arts Scholarship, and graduated with honors. Dr. LaPorte is a member of the American Dental Association, the Chicago Dental Society, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the Arcolian Dental Arts Society.
Dr. LaPorte enjoys working on patients of all ages. He believes in treating his patients as if they were family. He feels strongly about educating patients, to ensure good oral health.
Dr. LaPorte attends continuing education classes, and tries to be on the cutting edge of dental technology and dental procedures.
Dr. Paulina Labuz, D.D.S.
Dr. Paulina Labuz was born in Poland and immigrated to Chicago with her family in 1997. Dr. Labuz is a graduate of Loyola University of Chicago (B.A.), the Illinois Institute of Technology (M.S.) , and University of Southern California where she received her Doctorate in Dental Surgery. Prior to joining Palatine Dental Associates as a Dentist, Dr. Labuz worked as a Dental Assistant to Dr. Britten-Fazzio for more than 3 years.
Dr. Labuz has a practice philosophy that focuses on ensuring her patients experience quality care, compassion, and comfort. She is committed to building a long-term, trusting relationship with her patients. It is her belief that dentists must educate their patients so they can make an informed decision about their oral health. She takes pride in her restorative and cosmetic dentistry and is dedicated to ensuring her patients leave her chair with a healthy smile that they truly love. Dr. Labuz looks forward to providing the best dental care possible to her patients, neighbors and community.
Dr. Labuz is a member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Illinois Dental Society, Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity, and California Dental Association.
Outside of the clinic, Dr. Labuz enjoys live music events, traveling, and spending time with friends, family, and her golden retriever Cloud.