Krouth Dental Staff

Our staff is passionate about seeing patients and making them feel comfortable and at ease.

Dr. Erika Krouth, D.D.S.

Dr. Erika L. Krouth, D.D.S.

Dr. Krouth attended Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a major in Biology. She then attended dental school at the University of Illinois at Chicago's College of Dentistry, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.

Dr. Krouth previously worked as an associate dentist in Aurora from May of 2003 to May of 2006. She then opened her own practice at our location in Oswego. Dr. Krouth is a member of the Oswego Chamber of Commerce, and is active in the dental community. She was the 2006-2007 President of the Aurora Dental Society, and 2007-2008 President for the Aurora Children's Dental Services. She is a member of the Illinois State Dental Society and the American Dental Association. Dr. Krouth resides in Oswego and has two kids.

Dr. Brittany Shubert, D.M.D.

Dr. Brittany Shubert began her dental journey obtaining a Bachelors degree in biology at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. She continued on to receive her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree from Midwestern University in Downers Grove, IL.  She graduated Summa Cum Laude with honors and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Beta Epsilon Chapter for outstanding academics. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois State Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry and the Chicago Dental Society.

Dr. Shubert enjoys all aspects of restorative and preventative dentistry. She chose dentistry because it’s a field that’s constantly evolving and it enables her to help educate and improve the communities’ overall oral health. Dr. Shubert currently resides in Bolingbrook, IL and enjoys yoga, pilates, and anything outdoors!

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Sandy Hirter, Office Manager

Sandy began her career in the dental field in 1986 as a chairside assistant and moved to working at the front desk in 1998. She met Dr. Krouth in 2003 and began working for her as her office manager in 2009. Sandy is dedicated to providing Dr. Krouth's patients with an overall positive dental experience.

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Heather Daugherty-Wood, R.D.H.

Heather resides in Oswego with her husband and three children. She has been working for Dr. Krouth since July of 2007. Heather graduated from Ohio State University in June of 1997 with her bachelor's of science degree in dental hygiene with a specialty in expanded functions. Heather is currently pursuing her master's degree in dental hygiene from Ohio State.

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Monika Gajewski, R.D.H.

Monika is originally from Poland, grew up in Chicago and now lives in Aurora, IL and has two children. She graduated with an associate in applied sciences degree from College of DuPage in 2006. Monika has been working for Dr. Krouth since 2008.

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Rachel Kerby, R.D.H.

Rachel grew up in Yorkville and graduated from Southern Illinois University with a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene. She currently lives in Yorkville with her husband and two children. Rachel has worked for Dr. Krouth since 2009.

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Melanie Stringham, C.D.A.

Melanie resides in Plainfield with her husband and three children. She has been working for Dr. Krouth since August of 2009. Melanie graduated from Ferris State University in June of 2000. She has over 20 years of experience in all aspects of the dental field.