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Kathy L. French, DDS, FAGD

Dr. Kathy French grew up in the Detroit, MI, suburbs and attended Marian High School in Birmingham MI, where her passion for family and faith took root. Her interest in dentistry was sparked while attending college at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor when she began to see the perfect blend of medicine, architecture, and engineering into one profession. After she received her B.A., she went on to attend the university’s dental school and receive her DDS.

Dr. French has practiced dentistry for the past 30 years in Itasca, IL. She has completed more than five times the required number of continuing education courses annually, concentrating on restorative and cosmetic dentistry. As an instructor at the Pankey Institute, she enjoys giving back to the organization that helped define and distinguish her career.

Active within the dental community, Dr. French is a member of the following dental organizations:

She lives in the Palatine area.  Kathy and her husband Greg have 3 grown children.  She is active in church, dental education, and is an avid outdoor enthusiast! She loves spending time with her family!


Our Itasca, IL, Dental Professionals Make a Difference

Our Itasca, IL, Dental Professionals Make a Difference

At Hamilton Lakes Dentistry our highly skilled, dedicated, and compassionate team of dental professionals works alongside Kathy L. French, DDS, FAGD, and is committed to making sure you experience excellence in dental care every time you visit. The team will make sure your needs are met and your expectations are surpassed, from the moment you step through our doors until you are done checking out, they will always give you a reason to smile.


Dental Hygienist

Barb has been at Hamilton Lakes Dentistry since 1997 and is a dental hygienist. Barb graduated from Ohio State University and is married with two children. When Barb isn’t working she competes in triathlons, marathons and recently an iron man triathlon.


Business Assistant and Sleep Coordinator

Nicole entered the dental field in 1995 and has been working at Hamilton Lakes Dentistry since 2002. Nicole is one of our business assistants and the sleep coordinator. She is married to her high school sweetheart, and together they have three cats. She enjoys reading, making jewelry, and volunteering at the animal shelter. One day she would like to own an alpaca farm.

Ruth Ann

Dental Hygienist

Ruth Ann became a dental hygienist 26 years ago, and joined Hamilton Lakes Dentistry in 2012. She graduated from William Rainey College’s dental hygiene program. Ruth Ann enjoys the educational opportunities that Dr. French provides, keeping her up to date on best practices in the dental field. She is married with two sons, and likes to spend time with friends, go bike riding, and read.


Dental Assistant

Joanna has been a dental assistant for six years and is the newest addition to the Hamilton Lakes Dentistry family. She graduated from Everest College in 2010 with a degree in dental assisting. Some of her hobbies include cooking, working out, and watching movies.


Dental Assistant

Dalia has been in the dental field for over 15 years. She completed her certification in coronal polishing and fluoride at Elgin Community College. She finds great reward in seeing patients smile at the end of their visits. She is a busy mother of three and enjoys working out at the gym four to five days a week. During her free time, Dalia enjoys going to the movies and trying new restaurants.


Business Assistant

Maribeth has joined the Hamilton Lakes Dentistry team as their newest business assistant in April, 2017. She is a licensed cosmetologist and enjoys working in a salon part-time. Married with three daughters who love to dance, she spends numerous evenings and weekends watching her girls perform at events and dance competitions. Favorite pastimes are long walks, bingeing on Netflix, shopping and traveling.