Our professionals at Irving Park Periodontics maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue on going education in periodontics.

Thomas Schneider, Jr

FAMILY:

Married to Sarah D. Schneider with two children Peter who is 21 and Margaret who is 17
AYSO coach 97-98, 98-99, 99-2000, 2000-2001, 2001-2002, 2002-2003
Member of the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree 1997-present

EDUCATION:

COLLEGE: Loyola University, BS, 1982
DENTAL SCHOOL: University of Illinois, DDS, 1986
GRADUATE EDUCATION: Loyola University, Specialty of Periodontics, 1988

DENTAL SPECIALTY:

Periodontics

LICENSURE:

Licensed dentist in the State of Illinois.
Licensed specialist in dentistry, Periodontics, in the State of Illinois.

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE EXPERIENCE:

I have been in the private practice of periodontics at:
4949 W. Irving Park Rd. since 1988 when I completed my graduate training.
Part-time associate with Norman Newman, DDS in his Periodontal practice on 25 E Washington St. since 2006

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

Loyola University College of dentistry: Part-time Clinical Instructor, Department of Periodontics,
8/87-6/88
Loyola University College of Dentistry: Full-time Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontics, 1988-1993
        Course Director: Dental Hygiene Periodontics
        Director of Undergraduate Periodontics clinic
        Graduate Periodontics Surgical literature course
        Presented lectures in all aspects of Periodontics
University of Illinois College of Dentistry: Part-time Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of
Periodontics, 1993-present
        Undergraduate Periodontics clinic and lectures
        Dental Hygiene lectures
        International Dentist Periodontics clinic and lectures

LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS:

CDS Midwinter Meeting 1989 Table Clinic: Free Gingival Grafts an 'Inlay' Technique
CDS West Suburban Branch Meeting, Table Clinic Night 3/90, Mucogingival Surgery
          Indications and Contraindications
CDS West Suburban Branch Meeting, Table Clinic Night 3/91, Asepsis and Infection Control
CDS Midwinter Meeting 1992 Table Clinic: Current Diagnostic Aids in Periodontics
CDS Midwinter Meeting 1994 Table Clinic: Connective Tissue Grafts for Root Coverage
CDS Midwinter Meeting 1996 Table Clinic: Sinus Lifts with Osteotomes and Concurrent
          Implant Placement
CDS Midwinter Meeting 1999 Table Clinic: Sinus Lifts with Osteotomes an Alternative to a
          Caldwell-Luc Procedure
Wisconsin State Dental Association Annual Meeting 1991, Table Clinic: Mucogingival Surgery
CDS West Suburban Branch Meeting Table Clinic Night 3/93, Connective Tissue Grafts for Root
          Coverage
CDS Northwest Branch presentation: PSR Screening 10-7-93
CDS Midwinter Meeting 1991 Limited Attendance Clinic, Periodontal Surgery for the General
          Dentist: Gingival Flap Surgery, Crown Lengthening Surgery and Distal Wedge
CDS Midwinter Meeting 1993 Limited Attendance Clinic, Periodontal Diagnosis: An Update for
          Dental Hygienists
AAP Annual Meeting 1992 Luncheon for Learning, Periodontal Insurance Reporting: Get
          Maximum Reimbursement with Minimum Difficulty
Loyola University College of Dentistry Continuing Education
          Periodontal Surgery for the General Dentist Part I: Gingival Flap Surgery, Crown
          Lengthening Surgery, and Distal Wedge, 5/10/88, 5/11/88, 9/22/88, 9/29/88, 5/23/90,
         10/3/90, 5/20/92, 10/14/92
          Periodontal Surgery for the General Dentist Part II: Mucogingival Surgary, Gingival
          Grafts, and Frenectomy, 9-28-99, 5-24-90, 10-4-90
          Periodontal Surgery for the General Dentist Part III: Osseous Surgery and Osseous Grafting, 9-30-90, 5-21-92, 10-15-92
          Periodontal Scaling and Root Planing for the General Dentist and Dental Hygienist, 6-12-91, 6-17-92
          Infection Control and Asepsis in the Dental Office, 11-11-92
University of Illinois College of Dentistry Continuing Dental Education
          Cosmetic Periodontal Surgery and Gingival Augmentation, 4-95, 4-96, 4-97
Will County Dental Society
          Periodontal Plastic Surgery, 1-26-99
Indiana University School of Dentistry, Dental Continuing Education: Surgical Periodontics
          Course, two-day lecture/Workshop, 11-12-93, 11-13-93
The Northern Illinois Component of the Academy of General Dentistry, Periodontal Surgery for
          The General Dentist, all day lecture and participation, 4-26-95
Illinois Academy of General Dentistry in conjunction with the ISDS Annual Meeting 9-97:
          Periodontal Surgery all day course/workshop
American Academy of Periodontology luncheon for learning, annual meeting 1997
ISOP (Illinois Society of Periodontists) spring '99 meeting presentation on Mucogingival
          Surgery
Lake County Dental Society CE Presentation: Sinus Elevation with Osteotomes and Concurrent
          Implant placement in the Posterior Maxilla, January 2000
West Side Branch CDS CE Presentation: Sinus Elevation with Osteotomes and Concurrent Implant
          Placement in the Posterior Maxilla, December 2000
CDS Midwinter meeting 2001, limited attendance presentation: Dental Implant Placement in
          the Edentulous Posterior Maxilla Using Osteotomes for Sinus Elevation. Sponsored by the Illinois Society of Periodontists.
Michigan Avenue Study Club, 10/2002: Dental Implant Osteotomy Site Development Utilizing
          Osteotomes in the Posterior Maxilla
CDS Mid Winter Meeting Windy City Lecture Series 2004
          Antimicrobial Therapy in Periodontics
University of Illinois College of Dentistry
          Dental Hygiene lectures 1993- present
                Periodontal Treatment Planning
                Limitations of Non-surgical therapy and Indications for Periodontal Surgery
                Dental Implants

PUBLICATIONS:

Weissman and Schneider, Illinois Dental Journal; 1991: A Removable Fixed Bridge
Schneider and Weissman, CDS Review; June 1992: Treating Periodontal Pockets

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

ADA
ISDS
            Delegate to the House of Delegates, 1996, 1997 and 2001
            Alternate Delegate, 1998, 2000
            Public relations committee, 1999-2004
CDS
            Table Clinic Committee, 1995-1999
            Information Committee, 1999-2004
            General Arrangements Committee 2005-present
            Mediation Committee, 1995-2012
            Special Events Committee, 2004-2010
            Membership Committee, 2006-2012
            NW branch member
                    Program chairman 1992-1993
                    Dinner chairman 1995-1996
                    Treasurer, 1998-1999
                    Secretary, 1999-2000
                    Vice President, 2000-2001
                    President-Elect, 2001-2002
                    President, 2002-2003
                    CDS Board member 2013 - present
Progressive Club of the Chicago Dental Society
            Treasurer 2010-2012
            Secretary 2012-present
AAP (American Academy of Periodontology)
ISOP (IL Society of Periodontists)
            Junior Board Member, 2000-2001
            Treasurer, 2001-2003
            Vice President 2003-2004
            President 2004-2005
            Board Member 2005-2007
Midwest Society of Periodontology
            Luncheon for Learning Chair 2006 -2009
Odontographic Society (Affiliate of the Illinois Institute of Medicine)
            President, 2006-2008
            Secretary, 1998-2004
            Vice President 2004-2006
            Member of the Board of Directors, 1996-present
            Hospitality Committee, 1994-1996
            Publicity Committee, 1993-1996
            Fellowship Committee, 2008-present
            Chairman 2009- present

            International College of Dentists: 2001 - Present

            American College of Dentists: 2002 - Present

HONORS AND AWARDS:

Voted Faculty Member of the Year by The Loyola University Dental Student Congress of 1991. The 1991 Student Congress Dinner Dance dedicated in my name .

Inducted as an honorary member and named faculty member-of-the-year by Delta Sigma Delta, Beta Chapter, at year-end banquet, May 22, 1933.

Inducted as a Fellow in the International College of Dentists at the ADA annual meeting in 2001

Inducted as a fellow in the American College of Dentists at the ADA annual meeting in 2002

Inducted into OKU Dental Honor Society 2003

OTHER SERVICE:

Member of The Illinois Foundation of Dentistry for the Handicapped as a participating dentist in the Donated Dental Service program since 1996

Participated in Loyola's Dental Externship Program and in the CDS's Externship for dental students.

Served on numerous University and Dental School committees al Loyola.

Audio/Visual Teaching Aids:

        Osseous Surgery and Osseous Grafting Video to Demonstrate surgical techniques using
                    pig mandibles
        OHI Instructional Video
        Gingival Flap Surgery, Crown Lengthening Surgery and Distal Wedge video to
                    demonstrate surgical techniques using pig mandibles

Periodontist - Chicago
4949 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60641-2641
773-794-1332