Part of the Maple Shade Dental Group family
Maple Shade Dental of East Peoria
1001 Illini Drive, East Peoria, IL 61611

Our Team

The American Orthodontics Facility

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This week Dr. Kurt Whittet toured the American Orthodontics facility to evaluate options for continuing Orthodontic education.

Ortho Team

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Hygiene Team

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Employee of the Month!

Employee of The Month Lexi
We would like to recognize Alexis Keith for going above and beyond for each patient. She has also been cross-training at the front desk and always volunteers to help out around the office whenever we need an extra set of hands. Thank you for your hard work and dedication, Alexis!

East Peoria Dentists

Erin Shanahan, DMD

General Dentist

Erin Shanahan, DMD graduated from the Southern University School of Dental Medicine in 1991 and immediately joined the team at Maple Shade. He has been a principal pillar in the growth and development of Maple Shade ever since.

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Kurt Whittet, DMD, MS

Orthodontist

After working 8 years as an electrical engineer, Dr Whittet attended Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine and graduated in 1999.  He then went on to complete a postgraduate program in orthodontics and to receive an M.S. degree in dentistry from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry.  Dr Whittet enjoys orthodontics because it gives him the opportunity to […]

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Ravichandra Juluri, DDS, MS

Periodontist

After earning his dental degree, Dr. Ravichandra Juluri went on to receive a certificate in Periodontics and Oral Implantology and M.S. in Oral Biology from Temple University. Dr. Juluri has taught at Meharry Medical College where he received the 2009 Educator of the year award from the American Academy of Periodontology. He has also volunteered as RAM camp dentist and […]

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East Peoria Dental Hygienists

Emily Jones

Jess Frietsch

Julie Kauffman

Linda Moushon

Nicole Breidel

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Great people to work with
Jeffry L.
Dr. Shanahan’ work is top notch and his manner is very kind and considerate. I think Stephanie was the dental assistant’s name and she was fantastic. She kept me apprised of what was happening […]
Bonnie I.
I took my elderly mother to Maple Shade EP for her 1st visit this past week. Dr Shanahan tightened the wires that hold her partial in place, gave his recommendations, and had her fixed up in no time. […]
PhoebeSue
Every person who works there is friendly and goes out of their way to make you feel comfortable, especially Dr Shanahan.
Denise D.
Had minor surgery with almost no pain or bleeding. Doc and assistant were both very nice and comforting!
Wayne H.
My family loves Maple Shade Dental! Dr Shanahan is an Amazing dentist!!
Trista A.
The office staff, especially Candy and Julie, are wonderful. They greet me and treat me like I am part of the Maple Shade family. Dr. Shanahan is wonderful as well. Also, the office is clean and is […]
John K.
I absolutely LOVE Maple Shade! They are very professional, affordable, and friendly!! We see both the dentist and the ortho team! Dr. Whittet and his team is awesome!
Stacey T.
The staff is very nice and very sensitive with people who have issues with going to the dentist. I didn’t go for a long time and now I look forward to going because they make me feel very […]
Jeff C.
Made me feel at ease, friendly & it didn’t hurt
Jeanie G.
Really kind people, calm appealing environment, quick visits. Would recommend.
Breeisnotonfire
Everyone i came into contact with was extremely nice and courteous.
Heidi B.
Dr Shanahan is an extremely caring and gentle dentist. The staff at that office is top notch.
Denise D.
Very friendly office; a great manager at East Peoria office; a great implant doctor and the nurse, Ginger, who helps him! Highly recommend this place!!!
Lucy B.
I had a great teeth cleaning, the staff was very friendly and skilled!
Jeremy S.
Friendly and awesome staff. I am always satisfied with my treatment/cleaning. Highly recommended dental office!
Babette R.
Both the hygienist and the dentist was very polite and thorough. Both asked if I had any concerns or problems with my teeth. I would recommend anyone to go to this group.
Jim K.
Prompt friendly service in a clean environment…that pretty much sums it up!
Andy T.
Such a nice an friendly atmosphere.
Carrie M.
The dental hygienist was very knowledgeable and nice. Made me feel very comfortable.
Matthew G.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed

1st & 3rd Fridays

Phone: (309) 222-8447
Fax: (309) 698-1205
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For appointments, call us at: (309) 222-8447 or
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For appointments, call: (309) 222-8447
Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (309) 222-8447
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