Dr. Denise R. Flynn is originally from Morton, Illinois and graduated from Morton High School. She completed her undergraduate studies at Bradley University receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in chemistry, graduating Magna Cum Laude. She obtained her dental education at the University of Illinois College of Dentistry, where she was in the top 5 of her graduating class and was elected into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the National Dental Honor Society. Election into this society is based upon scholarship, character, and future professional growth.
She continued her education at Hines Veterans Administration Hospital where she completed a general practice residency. She practiced general dentistry with an emphasis on pediatric dentistry for six years. She then went to the University of Nebraska where she completed her orthodontic education earning a orthodontic certificate and master’s degree.
In practice since 1987, Dr. Flynn is active in organized dentistry. She has a strong commitment to continuing education and is active in the following professional organizations:
- American Association of Orthodontists
- American Dental Association
- Illinois State Dental society
- Peoria District Dental Society
- Illinois State Orthodontic Society
- Midwest Society of Orthodontists
- Advanced Education in Orthodontics
- University of Illinois college of Dentistry Alumni
Dr. Flynn has dedicated her practice of orthodontic to providing individualized treatment for patients and provides treatment with the highest professional standards to create healthy, beautiful smiles for a lifetime.
When not spending time with family or patients, Dr. Flynn enjoys flying, hiking, skiing, and traveling.