Meet Dr. Martin Marcus

Dentist in Chicago

Dr. Marcus’s resume is stacked full of accolades. Named a Top Dentist by Chicago Tribune and Best of Chicago for patient satisfaction by Dental Insider. He also has a lauded 5 -star review on Yelp, Google and Dr. Oogle.

He will say that he is driven by innovation and compassion. University Associates in Dentistry is built on character and compassion. The marks of superior dentistry are understanding the basics, constant continuing education, attention to detail, communication, and bringing a personal approach to providing a wonderful dental experience.” UAD is commitment to excellence.” In the awards that line the walls, interactions with new and decades long patients as well as team member reviews , it shows.

Dr. Marcus is a second-generation dentist who began his career with his father, who was known as the dentists’ dentist of his generation. A 1982 graduate of Loyola University School of Dentistry he also taught incoming residents as a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Chicago Zoller dental clinic. From the inception of UAD, Dr. Marcus has been instrumental in elevating the field from within this office. He’s brought revolutionary technology, mentorship educational programming and progressive patient care to UAD. He thinks outside the box.

His focus is creating beautiful smiles that describes a patient’s personality. That includes Porcelain crowns, veneers, bridges, implants and full mouth restorations. General dental care as well including tooth colored fillings, root canals, emergency care, bleaching, sleep apnea appliances and so much more. Advanced computerized digital dentistry, Cerec same day dentistry as well as working with some of the world’s most renown lab technicians to produce beautiful natural looking teeth. There’s a passion that goes into all that he does.

A member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Chicago Dental Society, International Congress of Oral Implantology, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Cranial Academy, Seattle Study Club, Academy of Sports Dentistry. Dr. Marcus is devoted to continuing dental education and leadership not only for himself but the entire staff as well.



University of Illinois - BS
Loyola University School of Dentistry - DDS
University of Chicago Zoller Dental Clinic - Clinical Associate Professor


American Dental Association
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Chicago Dental Society
International Congress of Oral Implantology
American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Cranial Academy
Seattle Study Club
Academy of Sports Dentistry

University Associates in Dentistry