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Meet the Doctor


Dr Richard Nicklas DDS.

Dr. Nicklas has proudly served as a general dentist in Kankakee, Il for over thirty years. He graduated from Loyola University-Chicago School of Dentistry in 1985. Prior to that, Dr. Nicklas earned a Bachelor's of Science degree from Loyola University-Chicago.

Dr. Nicklas dedicates himself to continuing professional education and strives to provide his patients with current optimal dental care. He embraces ever-evolving technology in the pursuit of maintaining patient oral health. He uses CEREC cad-cam technology to provide one-visit crowns when indicated. Dr. Nicklas also uses laser technology for some procedures.

In 2017, Dr. Nicklas graduated from the Dawson Academy achieving scholar status after two years of training. This course training has given the tools to help solve complex problems that some patients have developed with their masticatory system.

497 S Wall St
Kankakee, IL 60901
(815) 932-6251