Dr. Jeffrey Weller
Dr. Jeffrey Weller has been practicing the art and science of smile enhancements for over three decades, performing on the belief that function is as important as aesthetics in achieving long-term oral and dental health. Beginning with the principles of smile design, evaluating occlusal concepts, communicating with the laboratory, and his excellent clinical skills guarantee that the outcome will be a beautiful, natural-looking smile. Using his vast experience and use of innovative techniques, Dr. Weller is able to create customized treatment plans to fit the specific needs of each individual patient he treats at Weller Dental in Chicago and Hinsdale, IL.
Skills and Specialties
With knowledge and experience in a wide variety of dental treatments, Dr. Weller provides preventive, general, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry procedures at Weller Dental. As a part of preventive dentistry treatments, Dr. Weller offers dental exams, dental sealants, and bite analyses. For patients wanting to improve the aesthetic appearance of their smile, he performs smile makeovers, full-mouth reconstruction, laser gum contouring, teeth whitening, Invisalign, and porcelain veneers. Additionally, Dr. Weller provides dental implants, dental crowns, dental bridges, dentures, and All-on-4 dental appliances. Through advanced dentistry techniques, he also offers treatment for TMJ and utilizes laser treatments for periodontal procedures.
Education and Training
Dr. Weller graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Illinois Dental School in 1986. He has also received specialized training in temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction at the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study. Understanding and diagnosing occlusal contact effects aids Dr. Weller in providing the necessary treatment to create harmony between your teeth, your jaw, and your muscle that result in a comfortable, healthy smile. For the past 30 plus years, Dr. Weller has been practicing dentistry in Chicago and its southwest suburbs. Weller Dental (formally Gold Coast Dental Associates) opened its state-of-the-art facilities in October 1997. He founded his practice on the principle of offering patients comprehensive, progressive, preventive, and exceptional aesthetic dentistry. In January 2013, he opened his state of the art Hinsdale facility to be closer to his family and community. Weller Dental in Chicago and Hinsdale is a full service dental practice focusing on your adult mouth needs.
A strong advocate of ongoing education, Dr. Weller continually refines his knowledge base and artistic technique. Each year he devotes a significant amount of time to postgraduate training. Dr. Weller has completed over 300 hours of continuing education in the past three years studying under the world’s top practitioners in both aesthetics and function. He has focused on the disciplines of cosmetic, implant, and comprehensive rehabilitation dentistry. Dr. Weller can be found working with dentists from around the country at the prestigious Rosenthal Institute for Aesthetic Dentistry at New York University. He was also one of the first ten doctors to complete renowned Dr. Larry Rosenthal’s master level achievement course.
Dr. Weller is proud to be affiliated with several prestigious dental organizations including:
- The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- The American Dental Association
- The Illinois State Dental Society
- The Oral College of Implantology
- The Chicago Dental Society
- The Spears Study Club
In his spare time, Dr. Weller enjoys traveling and spending time with his family. Dr. Jeffrey Weller has two amazing sons and he enjoys watching his oldest son perform on the bass guitar and watching his youngest son play travel hockey. He also volunteers his time and skills to Give Back a Smile, which helps battered women smile again, and is a generous supporter to many Chicago charities.
"I like fancy teeth, so I go to Dr. Weller. In my life I have had so many dentists and so many bad Dentist experiences - until I started going to Dr. Weller. I have been visiting Dr. Weller for the past five years and in that time, I have only had ONE major dental issue, a partial overlay on a molar. One of my molars had decayed so badly that I was on the verge of needing a crown. He was able to do the partial overlay, save my tooth and my tooth has been problem free for over four years. I get my teeth cleaned 4X a year (because I love it!) and I don't mind paying for it. I don't know what other offices charge, and I know Weller is more expensive, but I cannot imagine that it is that much more? I pay $95 for teeth cleaning, I spend no more than $800 annually with Weller - how much do you spend on going to dinner? Or your gym membership? Are your teeth not worth that? Mine certainly are. I adore my hygenist, she is the best. The one thing about Weller is that he is a big fan on Veneers - he believes in them. He will more than likely suggest them to you. You can always say "no" just as I have for five years now - even though I know I need them :( Final word: Clean, beautiful office, great staff (Tina and Jamie), great hygenist, great dentist. a++ care. On the pricey side but one of the best dentists in the city - and that is according to other dentists too. I have visited other dentists for a "second opinion" and sure enough I always hear "Jeff is a great dentist"."
"When you want your teeth to be the healthiest and best looking they can be, Dr. Weller and his team of trained hygienists are my top choice. Dr Weller is an expert at also evaluating the functionality of your teeth-- how your bite affects the wear of your teeth and how to create a stronger foundation for them. The hygienists-- Jen and now Grace-- are extremely thorough in evaluating gum line, teeth, treatment and care. They also employ the latest technologies to combat bad bacteria, plaque, and other issues. I wouldn't go anywhere else!"
"I've been going to Dr. Weller for a few years now and he's fantastic! I trust Dr. Weller completely with my dental health. You can talk to him about any concern (for me: gum grafting, orthodontics, cosmetic) and know that you're getting the best care and advice, whether he performs the work himself or refers you to a specialist that he trusts. My dental hygienist, Jackie is truly amazing, too!!! She is so friendly, upbeat and makes you feel right at home. Not much more I can ask for from a dental office. Thank you!"
"Dr. Weller has been my dentist for the past 2 yrs and he is absolutely wonderful. He is attentive and really cares about your teeth. I recommend him to anyone that wants a beautiful smile."
"I ended up at this office on the recommendation of my periodontist, and have never looked back. This is hands down the best team I have ever seen. Dr. Weller has always taken the time to thoroughly and honestly explain procedures and options to me - plus his work is simply beautiful. Tina, the office coordinator, has literally made me feel like I am their only patient. Changed my entire view of dentistry."
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