Dental Team

If you are looking for a gentle, courteous, and friendly dentist, you've come to the right place! Elk Grove Family Dental and our dedicated staff provide advanced family and cosmetic dentistry for every major dental need.


Dr. Robert Malek

Dr. Malek, a Chicago native, graduated from Loyola University School of Dentistry in 1977 and two years later, established his family oriented private practice in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. Prior to dental school, he received a B.A. in Chemistry from the University of Iowa. Dr. Malek is a member of many professional organizations including the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society and the Chicago Dental Society. Serving the village and the surrounding community for over 30 years, he has completed numerous hours in continuing education allowing him to provide expanded services to his patients such as Invisalign orthodontics, implant supported dentures, and cosmetic treatments.

Dr. Malek remains very involved in his church and community, providing access to care and donated dental services to the underserved at the DuPage Community Clinic. He has also been on a two week dental mission helping the poor of Bolivia, South America.

Dr. Malek is an avid music and Chicago sports fan. His favorite hobby of running has allowed him to finish last year's Chicago marathon in spite of record heat!


Dr. Randi Smulson

Dr. Smulson graduated with honors from The University of Pittsburgh in 2004 and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2008 from the University Of Illinois College Of Dentistry.

She has provided dental care in various capacities in the Chicago area, including internships at Heartland Center for Oral Health, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago, and Lawndale Christian Health Center.

Dr. Smulson participates in a favorite charitable cause - "Give Kids A Smile," to promote prevention and oral health care for children. This summer she was a volunteer with DVI, a group that provides dental care for underprivileged children of Israel.

Dr. Smulson's hobbies include racquetball, lacrosse, swimming, hiking and spending time with family and friends.


Dr. Paul Smulson

Dr. Paul A. Smulson, a graduate from Loyola Dental School, has been an oral surgeon for twenty-eight years. He connects with his patients using a caring attitude and his love for photography, being an avid Chicago sports photographer for around twenty years. His current project depicts Buffy, the cat, in creative human situations.

Dr. Smulson proudly can say that he is part of a hard-working and committed three generation dental family. He is happily married to Robin and has wonderful adult children, Gabrielle (husband David) and Dr. Randi Smulson a general dentist in this office.