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Lisa, our Dental Hygienist

Lisa joins the DiVerde Dental team after earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Marquette University in 2008 and graduating from the dental hygiene program at Harper College in May of 2010.  Her favorite aspects of dentistry are educating patients on periodontal health and disease, and seeing patients improve from one appointment to the next.  Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband and her two daughters.

Alyse, our Dental Hygienist

Alyse is a 1991 graduate of Prairie State College in Illinois and has been with Dr. Johnson since 2005. Alyse and her husband, Tony, have four children, two boys and two girls.

Peggy, our Office Manager

Peggy has extensive experience in office management and knowledge of dentistry. She is available to answer your questions and strives to meet all of your needs.  She recognizes that some people are uneasy about visiting the dentist so she helps to provide an environment that is professional, inviting and warm. She loves her co-workers and patients and finds it rewarding to meet many different people. Her goal is to consider each of our patients as special individuals and aims to make each visit as pleasant and comfortable as possible. 

Jamie, our Insurance Specialist

Jamie will meet and greet you whether by phone or upon arrival to the office. She is available to answer any questions regarding treatment, scheduling, insurance and financing that you may have. Jamie always takes that extra step to assure that each patient receives the individual attention they deserve. She goes above and beyond to make sure all needs are met prior to leaving the office. On a more personal level she enjoys laughing, exercising and is a major Chicago sports fan!

Cheryl, our Dental Assistant

Cheryl is a 1973 graduate of Morton College and has been with Dr. Johnson since 1997.  She has two daughters and five grandchildren.  Cheryl loves to watch the Bears and Blackhawks games.

Nijmeh Babli

Nijmeh is a 2013 Carrington College of California Graduate. She just moved to Chicago from California and is excited to explore the city and find all its hidden gems. She is the youngest of 5 siblings and likes to paint during her free time..