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We would like to welcome you to our office. We take great satisfaction in helping you maintain optimal oral health. Our practice is devoted to comprehensive and preventive patient care.

Throughout our website, you will find an abundance of information about our practice, procedures we provide, and dentistry in general. Please explore and learn as much about dentistry and our services as you desire. We believe our patients should have as much information as possible in order to make important, informed decisions regarding their oral health and treatment options.

Our patients are our most important asset, and we strive to develop long-lasting, trusting relationships with all of our patients. Your referrals are welcome and appreciated. We look forward to seeing you!

Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Paul L. Engen DDS, FAGD
    Doctor

    Dr. Engen is a long time resident of Elgin and has practiced in Elgin for over 30 years. He is married and has four children. Dr. Engen is involved in many civic organizations in the area. He graduated from University of Illinois College of Dentistry in 1982.

  • Kari
    Office Manager

    Kari is the office manager and has been with Dr. Engen since 1988.

  • Sheri
    Hygienist

    Sheri is a hygienist and has been with our office since 2001.

  • Jen
    Dental Assistant

    Bio coming soon!

  • Lisa
    Hygienist

    Lisa is a dental hygienist and has been with our office since 2016.

  • Dawn
    Dental Assistant

    Dawn is a dental assistant and she has worked at our office since 2016.

Testimonials

What Our Clients Say About Us

    I hate the dentist. All dentists! Dr. Engen and staff are great though. They are patient and gentle, and are seemingly understanding of my fear of the dentist. Dr. Engen is well educated, a skilled technician and up to date on dental procedures. And gentle. That's important. His staff is competent and friendly.

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    I hate the dentist. All dentists! Dr. Engen and staff are great though. They are patient and gentle, and are seemingly understanding of my fear of the dentist. Dr. Engen is well educated, a skilled technician and up to date on dental procedures. And gentle. That's important. His staff is competent and friendly.

    Mary L.

    Dr. Engen and his staff have made going to the dentist a pleasant experience for my family and me. Dr. Engen and staff are always very friendly and welcoming and extremely accommodating. We travel a fair distance to see Dr. Engen and he and his staff have always gone the extra mile to accommodate our busy schedule and travel distance. Our experience with having cavities filled has always been pain free. My young children have always felt comfortable and welcomed by Dr. Engen and his staff, and they actually enjoy going to the dentist for their regular check ups! I would highly recommend Dr Engen for anyone looking for a high quality, professional, and family friendly dentist.

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    Dr. Engen and his staff have made going to the dentist a pleasant experience for my family and me. Dr. Engen and staff are always very friendly and welcoming and extremely accommodating. We travel a fair distance to see Dr. Engen and he and his staff have always gone the extra mile to accommodate our busy schedule and travel distance. Our experience with having cavities filled has always been pain free. My young children have always felt comfortable and welcomed by Dr. Engen and his staff, and they actually enjoy going to the dentist for their regular check ups! I would highly recommend Dr Engen for anyone looking for a high quality, professional, and family friendly dentist.

    Jen T.

    Dr. Engen has been our family Dentist for years now. He and staff are wonderful. They make it affordable. They work with the insurance or not and get you taken care of. It does not make any difference if it’s my grandchildren, my kids or Jill we know service will be done great.

    We always know is will be done correctly, painlessly, with respect you and your time.

    I most like the fact Dr Engen always tell me what he is doing, why and step by step how he is progressing.

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    Dr. Engen has been our family Dentist for years now. He and staff are wonderful. They make it affordable. They work with the insurance or not and get you taken care of. It does not make any difference if it’s my grandchildren, my kids or Jill we know service will be done great.

    We always know is will be done correctly, painlessly, with respect you and your time.

    I most like the fact Dr Engen always tell me what he is doing, why and step by step how he is progressing.

    Dan D.

    Dr. Engen has been my Family Dentist for many years, and I only have words of thanks for him. He has helped me achieve great dental health and habits. Dr. Engen shows genuine care for his patients. He makes sure to explain all procedures and treatments with detail, and to answer all of your questions respectfully and professionally. All his staff are superb. They are very friendly, helpful, and efficient. They will assist you with any question on insurance, costs and payments, and they will set up appointments to your best convenience. I very highly recommend Dr. Engen.

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    Dr. Engen has been my Family Dentist for many years, and I only have words of thanks for him. He has helped me achieve great dental health and habits. Dr. Engen shows genuine care for his patients. He makes sure to explain all procedures and treatments with detail, and to answer all of your questions respectfully and professionally. All his staff are superb. They are very friendly, helpful, and efficient. They will assist you with any question on insurance, costs and payments, and they will set up appointments to your best convenience. I very highly recommend Dr. Engen.

    Ana R.

    Can't say enough about how great my first experience was with Dr. Engen and his staff. Kari at the reception is a breath of fresh air. She is sweet, extremely personable and helpful (was able to get me in on short notice). Dr. Engen has a professional demeanor, provided exceptional consultation with regards to treatment options and did a great job. They went out of their way to accommodate me, allowing me to get a cleaning during the same appointment. Amy, the dental hygienist did a good job with my cleaning, was extremely patient and gave me some great tips. Highly recommend the practice!

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    Can't say enough about how great my first experience was with Dr. Engen and his staff. Kari at the reception is a breath of fresh air. She is sweet, extremely personable and helpful (was able to get me in on short notice). Dr. Engen has a professional demeanor, provided exceptional consultation with regards to treatment options and did a great job. They went out of their way to accommodate me, allowing me to get a cleaning during the same appointment. Amy, the dental hygienist did a good job with my cleaning, was extremely patient and gave me some great tips. Highly recommend the practice!

    Divya R.

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Paul L Engen DDS, FAGD

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-4:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-4:00 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed