1050 North State Street, Suite 101
Chicago, IL 60610
920 North York Road, Suite 301
Hinsdale, IL 60521

Dr. William Burns

Meet Dr. Burns

Dr. William Burns is a highly skilled and trained dentist who provides quality dental care to each of his Chicago, IL patients. At Weller Dental, he works to understand the smile goals and needs of each patient to formulate personalized procedure plans that can achieve their desired outcome and improve their dental health. Dr. Burns comes from a long-standing tradition of family dentistry. He is a third-generation dentist who followed his grandfather, uncle, and father into practice.

Skills and Specialties

With extensive training in all areas of dentistry, Dr. Burns provides cosmetic, preventive, general, and restorative dental procedures for his patients at Weller Dental. He is able to create beautiful, natural, and restored smiles through treatments such as smile makeovers, teeth whitening, and porcelain veneers. Dr. Burns also evaluates the oral health of his patients by conducting dental examinations using innovative technology including advanced digital imaging. Additionally, he provides several general dentistry procedures including periodontal treatments, inlays and onlays, and tooth-colored fillings.

Education and Training

Dr. Burns graduated from the University of Illinois College of Dentistry in 2016. While in school, he received the Adalbert L. Vlazny Award for excellence in restorative and cosmetic dentistry. He also served as president of the prestigious dental fraternity Delta Sigma Delta. Prior to dental school, he attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he earned a degree in neurobiology.


When he’s not practicing dentistry, Dr. Burns can be found outside on the tennis or paddle court, skiing, or cheering on the Cubs, Badgers, Hawks, and Bears. Dr. Burns is excited to join the team at Weller Dental and is looking forward to the opportunity to begin caring for your oral health needs!


"I filled the forms out ahead of time which save me time upon arrival. The staff is so friendly and made me feel so comfortable! I walked in and didn't even wait 5 minutes until I was in the chair with doctor!!!"



"Dr. Burns is first class across the board. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a dentist!"



"Dr. Burns was great. Visiting the dentist is not alway my priority. It was great to visit an office that is professional, runs on time and explains everything in a way I can understand. Dr. Burns was also very gentle & calming."



"Dr. Burns has been absolutely wonderful! There is always a minimal wait & he does a great job of easing the tension I have about gone to the dentist. I can't say enough positive things about Dr. Burns, and would highly recommend him."



"My visit with Dr. Burns was great. He was very professional and knowledgeable. I felt comfortable and well taken care of. I will definately recommend him to friends and family."



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