Dr. Kevin D. Gallagher graduated from Loyola University School of Dentistry in 1985. He received his Bachelor’s degree and pursued a Master’s degree at Illinois State University prior to professional school. A native of Joliet, he received his Associate degree from Joliet Junior College.
Dr. Gallagher has been in practice in the Joliet/ Plainfield area for 30 years. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, and Illinois State Dental Society. He is a past board member of the Will County Dental Society. Dr. Gallagher and his staff also volunteer at the Will Grundy Medical Dental Clinic in Joliet.
Dr. Gallagher and his wife Vicki, a Plainfield native, reside in Naperville and have two children, Ryland and Delaney. The Gallagher's enjoy fitness, fine dining and travel. Ryland, a fourth year graduate student in the Audiology Doctoral program at Illinois State University, is enrolled in a one year externship at Stokes VA Hospital in Cleveland. Delaney is in her senior year of the Dental Hygiene program at Southern Illinois University. Dr. Gallagher, an avid cyclist, completed his first century ride (100 miles) in 6:20 in September 2015 and a second century ride (6:30) in September 2016. Previously Dr. Gallagher, along with Ryland, completed their first duathlon in June 2012 and finished third! Dr. Gallagher completed his first half marathon (1:57) in May 2008.