About Your Dentist

Alok Gupta, DMD

"Dentistry allows me to change people's lives by improving their smile. Everyone deserves to have a healthy smile that they are proud to show."

My Mission

"I strive to provide my patients with kind, caring, and professional dental services. I work to build relationships with my patients and answer any questions they have about their oral health."

Formal & Continuing Education:

Dr. Gupta earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in Alton, IL. He continues to receive training from a variety of advanced education courses. In addition to his education, Dr. Gupta is a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the G.V. Black District Dental Society.

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Charles Hines, DMD

"Your smile can light up a room or heal someone’s day. Use it, as it just may change a stranger’s life.” 

My Mission

“To provide comprehensive and equitable access to oral healthcare for all. Patients should be treated like family, and that's my intention when I step into the room. To educate patients on true oral hygiene and how it can improve their life, while establishing relationships that last a lifetime.”

Education & Continuing Education

Chief Resident - General Practice Residency
Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry - Nashville, Tennessee

Doctor of Dental Medicine
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine - Boston, Massachusetts

Masters in Medical Sciences
Mississippi College – Clinton, Mississippi

Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences
Illinois State University - Normal, Illinois

Professional Memberships

Dr. Hines is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD).

Life & Hobbies

Away from the office, Dr. Hines enjoys golfing, running, traveling, DJ’ing on the turntables, and spending time with his family.