Meet Your Dental Care Team
Here at Gentle Family Dentistry, we take our practice to the next level with a fully trained staff that offers orthodontics, endodontics, and periodontics services. We have extra time slots built into our schedules, allowing us to treat emergencies when you need it, and we also stay open until 7 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Get To Know Your Team
Gentle Family Dentistry is conveniently located and is directed by Dr. Phil Herlihey, a Rockford-area resident for over 25 years.
New patients may visit the office to experience our friendly, professional atmosphere with a consultation.
Contact us today to schedule your dental appointment.
Dr. Alkassir Meet Your Dentist
Dr. Alkassir continues to advance his education and knowledge and stays up to date with new technology.
He enjoys being at the office because it allows him to interact with patients and build relationships with family members.
Phil Herlihey, DDS Meet Your Dentist
Our caring dentist, Dr. Phil Herlihey, is a native of Illinois. He grew up in Elmhurst, IL.
When Dr. Herlihey is in his Loves Park office, he is dedicated to comfortable dental care for his patients. He enjoys taking a patient who is fearful to one that is comfortable and pain free.
Lori M. Hygienist
Lori was introduced and interested in the dental field at a young age. As a child she had a family friend that was a dental hygienist and encouraged Lori to become one too. When in the office she enjoys helping people achieve optimum dental health. Lori also loves her co-workers at Gentle Family Dentistry. She says, "We are like family!"
Lori is a native of Rockford. She attended Lakeland College in Mattoon, IL. Outside of work Lori enjoys listening to local bands and going to concerts.