Dr. Joshua M Wansten was born in Michigan and is a lifelong fan of the Wolverines. Dr. Wansten lives in Chicago with his wife, two young children, and their family dog. They all enjoy exploring new restaurants, walking or biking the scenic paths in the city, and going to weekend festivals. When he gets some free time, Dr. Wansten enjoys basketball, cooking new meals in the kitchen, or learning to play the guitar.
Dr. Wansten graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 2009 and completed a General Practice Residency in 2010 at Loyola University. He is a member of the Chicago Dental Association, Illinois Dental Association, and American Dental Association.
Over the last ten years, he has completed numerous courses at the Spear Institute where general dentists learn the best techniques and a more comprehensive approach to dentistry. He has been a regular member of Spear monthly study clubs where general dentists and dental specialists collaborate on the best approaches to treating every patient. He is committed to the learning the best techniques in dentistry to make treatment easier, more comfortable, and longer lasting. When you come in for an appointment, his priority will be to help you understand your treatment options, help you achieve your optimal health, and to make you smile or laugh!