About Your Dentist

Alexander Wright, DMD

"Every tooth in a man's head is more valuable than a diamond."-- Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote

Office Mission Statement 

"We will provide patients with an exceptional experience based on trust, comfort, outstanding customer service, and high-quality care. We will strive to remove barriers for our patients and enable them to achieve optimal oral health. We will create a team-oriented environment that fosters growth and well-being for our team members. We will take an active role in educating and giving back to our community to make it a better, healthier place for all."

Office Vision

To be the dental office of choice in Champaign-Urbana and create a community of healthy, beautiful smiles.

Education

Dr. Wright received his Bachelor of Science with a minor in Spanish from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. In 2016, Dr. Wright graduated with his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Downers Grove, Illinois.

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

After dental school, Dr. Wright completed a one-year General Practice Residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa. Dr. Wright is an active member of the American Dental Association, American Dental Education Association, and the Illinois State Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

Outside of the office, Dr. Wright likes to spend time with his wife Maira and two children, Emilce and Oliver. He loves watching movies, and is an avid sports fan, especially of the English Premier League and Manchester United. He loves to golf, travel, ski, and play anything competitive.

Surpreet Arora, DDS

"Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing." – Mother Teresa

My Mission

"My mission is to meet the dental needs of my patients with the highest quality of care and integrity. I strive to utilize the latest technology to achieve great oral healthcare outcomes in the least invasive way possible. My highest priority is to foster trusting relationships with my patients so I can provide comprehensive care for the whole family and help them enjoy all the benefits of a lifetime of bright, healthy smiles."

Education

Dr. Surpreet Arora grew up in New Delhi, India and moved to the United States with his family after high school. He attended the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry with Honors. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 2015 from Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas.

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Arora is dedicated to lifelong learning in order to provide the latest and most advanced patient care. He completed a year-long Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine in Albuquerque. During this residency, he gained valuable experience in oral surgery, implant dentistry, sedation dentistry, emergency dental procedures, and comprehensive dental care for the entire family.

Dr. Arora continues to pursue advanced dental training beyond what is required for dental licensure and is working towards gaining a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry and the International College of Oral Implantologists.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Arora and his wife Harleen are proud to call Central Illinois their new home. In their free time, Surpreet and Harleen enjoy running, hiking, camping, and meditating together.

Gregory Uy, DMD

“Your smile may be the brightest part of someone’s day, so wear it often and share it freely!”

My Mission

“My mission is to make sure that none of my patients feel uncomfortable or embarrassed during a dental visit. Wherever you currently are concerning your oral health, we will form a team that will work to reach your personal goals, and there is nothing more important to me than delivering the best possible dental experience. I am here to educate and provide quality care to my patients and their families.”

Education & Continuing Education

Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Downers Grove, IllinoisDoctor of Dental Medicine

Midwestern University – Downers Grove, IllinoisMaster of Arts in Biomedical Sciences

University of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IllinoisBachelor of Science in Biological Sciences

Professional Memberships

Dr. Uy is a proud member of several professional dental organizations including the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Chicago Dental Society, and the Illinois State Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Uy and his wife are proud to call Champaign-Urbana their hometown. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Uy loves to spend time with his family and friends, watch all the Chicago sports teams on TV or in attendance, explore the outdoors, and play field sports and golf. Whether it be a dog or cat, “animals are a man's best friend”, and Dr. Uy strongly believes in this proverb.