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
I was pleased with the punctuality. And the staff was professional and thorough.
Alex A.
My dental hygenist was very attentive to all my needs pertaining to dental health and truly cares that I have healthy teeth, etc.
Joel S.
Wonderful, as usual!
Christine P.
PROFESSIONAL AND POLITE. PROVIDED ASSISTANCE WITH INSURANCE BALANCE.
Barry G.
A++ great staff
Scott S.
had a filling and it went very smooth…thanks
Janis P.
Our family has been going to Maple Shade for our dental care for 25 years. That alone represents our confidence in this fine group of dental […]
Steven G.
Everything was better than my past experiences!
Gordon K.
Really enjoy going there. Staff is very friendly!
Carrie M.
Had teeth cleaned and am getting ready to get partials. Very satisfied with all involved
Jerry P.
I wrote a previous review about being overcharged for my retainer and not even a day later I received a call saying they read my review and I was […]
Sarah S.
Amazing service! Didn't make me feel embarrassed or guilty about any of my dental history.
Kelsey M.
Very personable and friendly. Great with my 6 year old!
Lindsay S.
Prompt and on time service in a nice environment.
Jason B.
Excellent and gentle care for my daughter who had a filling done.
Anari H.
They were very straightforward about the state and health of my teeth. They offered me solutions to improve my teeth's health and offered very […]
Latrent B.
Great service. Always friendly,professional and timely.
Deandrea B.
Erin Shanahan, DMD DID AN AWESOME JOB.
Rachael W.
Always awesome quality care by great people at Maple Shade in East Peoria
Sarah B.
Very efficient and thorough
Dennis M.
I have been to Maple Shade on Illini dr three times now. Everyone is so friendly and the Doctors are so nice to. If they can work with my budget, I […]
Sandy O.
Julie and Dr Shanahan were great as usual.
Mary H.
Nice staff.
Vincent R.
They have been my dentist for over 20 years, doesn't matter which staff member you get you always get great service and treated well. I like all of […]
Terri I.
I love Maple Shade in East Peoria.Everyone on staff is friendly and caring!
Laura B.
Such a friendly place! It makes me enjoy going to the dentist!
Samantha L.
I have never had a negative experience at maple shade. My dental hygienist, julie has always been friendly and awesome. I know i can count on her to […]
Ronald S.
As always, my experience was extremely pleasant. The staff is always pleasant and helpful. Thank You!
Christine P.
Very nice hygentist.Efficient and friendly.
Laura B.
They are the best, Doctor Duncan and his staff.
Sandra T.
I like the Maple Shade staff in East Peoria. One of the main reasons I go there is because of Rhonda Trotter.
Kent M.
The dentists and hygentists are great at Maple Shade in East Peoria! Our whole family goes there now.The staff is friendly and helpful.Great […]
Jessie B.
My appt was excellent as always. My hygenists truly cares for my dental health.
Joel S.
Julie was amazing! I want her every time I come !!!!!!
Lorie R.
Always enjoy the friendly people & it didn't hurt.
Michael S.
Had to reschedule my appointment at the last minute. They were able to squeeze me in. Always get great service with a smile!
Emma B.
Friendly staff, good feedback, prompt service.
Michael M.
Great as always. Thanks
Paul(boyd) P.
I had a great experience, my teeth look and feel great!
Jeremy S.
Had a cleaning and found a cavity. Thank goodness it was found before I needed a crown.
Janis P.
Love my dental hygienist!!!
Tracy V.
Always have had great experiences with Mapleshade and my family has been going there for the last 20 years!
Riley J.
Found everyone VERY Helpful and encourageing......
Ardith K.
the results were better than expected
Eyad E.
Great friendly staff! Always on time.
Karen P.
I broke a tooth and they got me in within the hour and reconstructed my tooth so I only had to miss a half day of work!!!!!!
Karen C.
I love Maple Shade!Love my dentist and my lovely hygentist!
Laura B.
Great place.
Anonymous
Yes i would recommend Maple Shade
Bruce W.
The dental nurse I had was very helpful and so nice!
Chelsea R.
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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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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