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About Us

Catharine Kennedy, DDS

Dr. Catharine Kennedy attended the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry where she graduated at the top of her class. Prior to dental school Dr. Kennedy graduated from Illinois Wesleyan University.

She completed a one year General Practice Residency at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she obtained advanced experience in all aspects of general dentistry and hospital based dentistry.

Dr. Kennedy is an active member in several dental organizations. She regularly attends programs for continuing dental education in order to always provide the highest quality of care to her patients.

Dr. Kennedy grew up in Barrington Illinois and currently lives in Deer Park with her husband, and soon a new baby! She is an avid animal lover, and is proud to consider two rescue dogs and a horse as part of her family


Kate Limardi, DDS

Dr. Kate Limardi completed her undergraduate training at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She went on to receive her dental degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she met Dr. Kennedy!

She continued on to complete a General Practice Residency at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, again with Dr. Kennedy by her side. Dr. Limardi received extra training in all aspects of general dentistry in the hospital setting.

Early in her training, Dr. Limardi joined the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). She is currently the President Chicago AGD. This organization provides her with ample continuing education opportunities. Dr. Limardi will receive her Fellowship with the AGD in July 2017!

Dr. Limardi was raised in the northern suburbs of Chicago and now lives in Chicago. She enjoys spending time with her husband, traveling, golfing, cooking, running, and attending Chicago sporting events (Go Cubs!)


James J. Chorzempa, DDS

Dr. Chorzempa received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Loyola University in 1974.  He also attended Loyola University as an undergraduate.

Dr. Chorzempa associated in a dental practice in Glenview, Il. until opening his practice in Buffalo Grove in 1976.

Professional memberships include the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Implant Dentistry and the Pierre Fauchard Academy.

Dr. Chorzempa served on the faculty of Loyola University School of Dentistry as Assistant Professor of Removable Prosthetics. In 2000, Dr. Chorzempa became a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry.

In addition to his love of dentistry, Dr. Chorzempa loves to ride his Harley-Davidson Electra-Glide Classic.


James R. Ziah, DDS

Dr. Ziah received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Loyola University School of Dentistry in 1980. He joined Dr. Chorzempa that year in the full time practice of general dentistry.

Professional memberships include the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honor Society.

Dr. Ziah previously served on the faculty of Loyola University School of Dentistry as Assistant Clinical Professor of Endodontics. In 1997, Dr. Ziah became a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Ziah attended Northwestern University as an undergraduate and remains a big Wildcat fan. He has a passion for golf.

About Us

With years of experience and advanced education, doctors Kennedy, Limardi, Ziah and CHorzempa are able to treat you with the most current techniques and materials. Our goal is to maintain your oral health for a lifetime. In addition, we will provide to you any options available to improve and rejuvenate your smile.

Office Hours

Monday 8:30am to 5pm
Tuesday 12:00pm to 8pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 8:30am to 5pm
Friday 8:30am to 5pm
Saturday 8am to 1pm (alternate)

Contact Info

1425 N McHenry Rd, Suite 101
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

P: 847.955.1500 
E: info@czdental.com

 

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