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In a world of HMO's and Dental Clinics it is nice to know that when you visit Dr. Grider's office, you will experience a higher level of patient care. You will be surrounded in a comfortable and compassionate family atmosphere. My staff and I work together to provide a thorough unhurried dental experience. In short, I treat your tooth like it is my tooth. I treat your family like it is my family. My staff and I strive to develop long lasting and trusting relationships with all our patients. For a dental experience that respects you, educates you, and caters to your comfort. Call Dr. Grider's office and let us help you take care of your smile for life.

James L Grider, Orland Park
James L. Grider, DDS - Orland Park



  • BS: Biology, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois 1981
  • DDS: Loyola University School of Dentistry 1985

I am always the student. There has been tremendous advances in dentistry in recent years. I enjoy learning and applying new information to my practice every day. That is why I constantly strive to expand my knowledge through continuing education. I have exceeded the state requirements in such topics including

  • Orthodontics
  • Endodontics
  • Cosmetics
  • Bonding
  • Implants
  • Crown & Bridges
  • Dentures
  • Many Others