Dr. Yazan Akkash attended the University of Jordan, where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 2012. After practicing in Jordan for over a year, he eventually moved to Chicago and continued his education by attending the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Dentistry and received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree (DMD).
Dr. Akkash’s mission is to provide a comfortable, friendly environment that allows him to provide quality dental care to patients of all ages. His top priority is to promote for good oral and general health by educating his patients about various dental diseases and especially focus on methods of prevention. Dr. Akkash is dedicated to advancing his skills and knowledge in dentistry by attending continuing education courses and workshops to ensure providing the best treatments available for his patients. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Illinois State Dental Society, and Chicago Dental Society.
In his spare time, Dr. Akkash enjoys spending time with his family and friends, traveling, biking, and brushing up on his coffee-making skills.