Patients can expect a friendly, gentle atmosphere when visiting Dr. Jessica Dean. Originally from Burbank, Illinois, she earned her undergraduate degree in biology at Illinois State University. Then she went on to complete her doctorate degree in dental medicine at the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Dean is a member of several professional organizations, and she is interested in all aspects of dentistry – including prosthodontics, implant dentistry and cosmetic dentistry. With a strong focus on community involvement, she has participated in the ADA’s Give Kids a Smile® program and has volunteered at the University of Pittsburgh’s Special Needs Clinic. Dr. Dean resides in Peoria with her husband Josh and her 3 1/2 old daughter. In her free time she enjoys traveling, hiking, photography, gardening, cooking, jewelry making, painting, and spending time with her family.