Dr. Amy Newkirk completed her undergraduate degree at Truman State University where she discovered her love of the health sciences. She continued on to complete her Doctorate in Dental Medicine and is a proud 2004 graduate of Southern Illinois University’s School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Newkirk completed postdoctoral training in residency at Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago, IL, where she received advanced training in the management of medically complex patients as well as patients with special needs. Dr. Newkirk attends regular continuing education training to bring evidence based advances in materials and techniques to her patients. As a mom of two young children, she also emphasizes the importance of good oral care starting from an early age.
Dr. Newkirk is a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, Fox River Valley Dental Society, and the Aurora Dental Society.
In her free time Dr. Newkirk and her husband, Randy, keep busy with their two children: Reilly (age 7) and Garrett (age 5). As a family, they enjoy spending time exploring the outdoors at nearby parks and forest preserves.
Dr. Amy is honored to carry on the tradition of exceptional family dental care that Young Dental Care has provided to the community for the past 60 years.