Debra Nosal-Pufahl

Dental Hygienist

Outgoing, gentle, patient and being thorough are the qualities that Debi possesses. Listening to her patients and working together through co-discovery and a team approach to educate her patients on the importance of dental health and their overall well being to have sustainable oral health for a lifetime.

She has been in the dental field since 1984. First completing her dental assisting certification from Triton Community College. She returned to earn her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago. Debi graduated in April 1992. While there, she was selected two years in a row to be the recipient of the prestigious Evelyn E. Maas Scholarship. That is truly a singular and distinct honor. Debi has been a Dental Hygienist in our Oakbrook Terrace Office since 1998.

She keeps her licensure and knowledge current by attending meetings with the West Suburban Dental Hygiene Society, the Seattle Study Club, various seminars, journals and monthly staff meetings. She is a member of the ADHA, IDHA,.

She enjoys spending time with her family, their son and her German Shepherd S’mores. Debi has fun socializing with friends, the thrill of roller coasters and loves to bake and prepare home cooked meals.