Meet the Doctors
Earl E. Woeltje, DDS, MAGD
Dr. Woeltje received his Bachelor of Arts from Augustana College with majors in chemistry, biology, and pre-dentistry. He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery Degree from Northwestern University. He served as director of graduate periodontal training at Northwestern University for seven years, in addition, he served as Associate Professor in both the graduate and undergraduate clinics at the University. He taught in the Crown and Bridge department at Northwestern University immediately after dental school and continued on a part time basis in his early years while practicing in Streator.
The doctor places a very high value on continuing education for himself and his staff. Continuing education involves courses on advanced dentistry that are taken after graduation and while in practice.
The doctor is a current member of the American Dental Association, American Prosthodontic Society, and is a Master in the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Woeltje also serves as Peer Review Chairman for the State of Illinois Dental Society in this area.
His civic involvement included an eight year board position for the YMCA, serving a two year term as president, volunteer for American Cancer Society, serving as one time smoke out chairman. Dr. Woeltje lives in Streator with his wife Rita, and daughters Alexandria and Madison. He personally enjoys woodworking, sailing, snow and water skiing.
Charles Goodman DDS MS
Dr. Goodman has been performing periodontal treatment at our office since 1986. He attended the University of Maryland for both his undergraduate and dental training. He completed his specialty work at the University of Iowa receiving a certificate of specialty in Periodontics and a Masters in Physiology.
He served as director of graduate periodontal training at Northwestern University for seven years, in addition he served as Associate Professor in both the graduate and undergraduate clinics at the University.
He also maintains a full time practice in Chicago. Dr. Goodman and his wife Connie live in Dyer, Indiana with their two sons Michael and Brian.