Meet The Doctors - Lindenhurst

Meena Goel, D.D.S
Owner/General Dentist

Dr. Goel graduated from the University of Illinois Urban-Champaign with a degree in the Bachelors of Science with a major in Biology.  With a full curriculum of classes and extensive research work in the biology field, Dr. Goel was able to complete her degree in 3 years, graduating in 1996.  Always aspiring to be a Healthcare professional, she was accepted into one of the top Dental Universities in the country.


Dr. Goel graduated from Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago, Illinois in the year 2000. Upon completion, Dr. Goel decided to further advance her knowledge of dentistry by participating in the General Practice Residency Program at Evanston Northwestern Hospital.  This extensive program concentrated on dental treatment for medically compromised patients, cancer patients, oral surgery, and advanced gum disease treatments.  This one-year program significantly expanded her knowledge of medicine and dentistry, allowing her to confidently start her career.

Dr. Goel is a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, the Chicago Dental Society, Faculty Club Spear Education and the Academy of General Dentistry.

She is also an active member of local Women’s Dental Groups and Dental Volunteer activities.

In this continuously changing field, Dr. Goel maintains her updated knowledge and skills with extensive continuing education in all aspects of the dental field.

Dr. Goel believes in the importance of educating her patients, and providing them with comprehensive dental care, utilizing the best materials and techniques available.  Maintaining their dental health is a commitment that she and her patients make to each other.


Eric Osmolinski, DMD

Specialist, Oral Surgery

Dr. Osmolinski received his undergraduate education in Biology from the University of Pittsburgh. He then went on to attend the University of Pittsburgh Dental School, where he received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine. After dental school, Dr. Osmolinski went on to complete numerous internships and his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Rochester, Strong Memorail Hospital in New York.

Since completion of residency training, he has practiced at numerous offices in the Chicagoland area. He also participates in numerous continuing education course every year to ensure that he is up-to-date on the newest techniques and technologies.

He is a Fellow in the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and a Fellow in the American Dental Society of Anesthesiologists. He is a member of both the Illinois and Chicago Societies of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He holds memberships in the Academy of Osseointegration and American Academy of Implant Dentistry.

Sayali Bhatwadekar, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Sayali Bhatwadekar offers a practice devoted to comprehensive dentistry for both adults and children.  Her philosophy of practice is to provide a comfortable and dependable experience for all patients. Her philosophy is guided by the highest of ethics and excellent patient care.  She prides herself with treating every patient with compassion they need and deserve.


Dr. Sayali Bhatwadekar received her dental degree from Mumbai, India. She then graduated with a D.D.S degree from University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor in 2010. She attributes much of her professional success to the sound training she received from the University of Michigan. She is also a member of Chicago Dental Society, American Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry. 

Her hobbies include listening to music, singing, dance and arts/crafts. In her personal life, she loves to travel and spends time with her family.  She is looking forward to meeting you and providing you with best individualized care. She appreciates your feedback and always endeavors to improve her practice.