Dr. Deanna O'Neil
Dr. Deanna O'Neil is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist. She graduated from Marquette University with a degree in Biology, then went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from Marquette. She then completed her Pediatric Dental Residency at Temple University Health Complex. Originally from LaCrosse, Wisconson, Dr. O'Neil worked as a dentist in the Milwaukee area for 8 years.
In July of 2008, Dr. O'Neil was married to Peter J. O'Neil MD and moved to Elkhart, Indiana. Her husband is an anesthesiologist at Goshen Hospital. Dr. O'Neil enjoys spending time with her husband, biking, fishing, watching movies and exploring the Michiana area. She also enjoys swimming, violin and traveling. Dr. O'Neil has two boys, Joseph and Francis.
When asked why she wanted to become a dentist, Dr. O'Neil replied "I love working with children. I volunteered 4 years in college at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Dental Center!"
Dr. Stephen Spiritoso
Dr. Stephen Spiritoso is a native of South Bend and graduate of Penn High School. He graduated from Purdue University with Highest Honors, and then attended The Ohio State University Dental School. While in Dental School, he was involved in pediatric dental research and leadership roles for several community dental programs for children. He graduated magna cum laude with his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2015. Dr. Spiritoso completed his pediatric dental residency training at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.
Dr. Spiritoso met his wife Katie (Watkins) at Purdue University and married in 2014. She is also a native of South Bend and graduated from St. Joseph High School. She is currently a clinical pharmacist at Elkhart General Hospital. They welcomed their first child in March 2016. He and his family are very excited to be back in their hometown. Dr. Spiritoso feels extremely privileged and honored to be able to take care of the families in the community in which he grew up.
Meet our Dental Assistants
Left to Right: Sue, Cindy, Debbie, Wendy
Meet our Dental Hygienists
Left to Right: Karen, Sue, Marion, Michelle, Karen, Kim, Lia
Meet our Office Staff
Left to Right: Sylvia, Christie, Erika, Sue, Nancy