Highland Park Endodontist, Dr Larry Farsakian
Dr. Larry Farsakian, Highland Park Endodontist, is a graduate of California State University, Fresno where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in biology in 1978. He obtained his dental degree from Loyola University School of Dentistry in Chicago in 1984. He then completed a one-year dental residency in the General Practice Residency Program at Loyola University Medical Center from 1984-85.
Upon completion of his dental training, he returned to his hometown of Visalia, California to practice general dentistry from 1985-1988.
He then returned to Loyola University School of Dentistry in Chicago to obtain his Certificate in Endodontics in 1990.
He served as a Clinical Assistant Professor in Endodontics at Loyola University School of Dentistry from 1988-93 and as endodontic consultant to the General Practice Residency Program at Loyola Medical Center from 1990-93. He currently holds the position of part-time faculty as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery acting as the Endodontic Consultant to the General Practice Residency Program in the Department of Dentistry at Loyola Medical Center.
He has been lecturing nationally for Dentsply Tulsa Dental Specialties since 1999 on endodontics and rotary instrumentation. He also has presented lectures at the Chicago Midwinter Dental Meeting and for local study groups and dental societies since 1992.
He has been in the private practice of endodontics since 1990 and has been a part of Highland Park Endodontics, Ltd. since 1992.
Dr. Farsakian holds active memberships in:
- American Dental Association
- Illinois State Dental Society
- Chicago Dental Society
- American Association of Endodontists
- Edgar Coolidge Club of Endodontics
- Illinois Association of Endodontists
Dr. Farsakian is past president of the Illinois Association of Endodontists from 2003-2004.
Dr. Farsakian enjoys spending time with his wife and son. He enjoys working around his house, fixing things and especially doing yard work. He is an active and respected member of the Armenian community of Chicago.