Dr. Maribel is excited to return part-time to Just For Kids Pediatric Dentistry and the Naperville community, having been away for only one year and previously working at JFK for 4 years. Dr. Maribel attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where she obtained her DDS in 2002. She went on to provide dental care to the underserved in the community health setting. In these community settings she worked primarily with children, fomenting Dr. Maribel’s passion for pediatric dentistry. This led her to return to the University of Illinois at Chicago to pursue her specialty residency in pediatric dentistry earning her certificate and Masters in Oral Health in 2012. In her free time Dr. Maribel enjoys poetry, hiking, traveling and exploring with her family.
Dr. Maribel is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She is also a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, The Chicago Dental Society and the Illinois Society of Pediatric Dentists. Dr. Maribel sits on the Executive Board of the Illinois Society of Pediatric Dentists and also holds a part-time faculty position at the University of Illinois at Chicago.