Our Team

Meet Your Dentist, Dr. Aleksandra (Ola) Glodek

Dr. Aleksandra Glodek, affectionately known by her childhood nickname, Dr. Ola, is committed to providing comprehensive dental wellness services in her modern and inviting Libertyville practice. Dr. Ola's passion for dentistry began at a young age and she has always had the drive to pursue excellence in the field. She attained her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from Harvard School of Dental Medicine, solidifying her commitment to delivering top-tier care to her patients.

With over 15 years of experience, Dr. Ola's dedication to professional growth and patient satisfaction is evident in her continuous pursuit of education and skill enhancement. She has dedicated over 500 hours to continuing education and completed a rigorous three-year clinical curriculum in Implantology and Restorative Treatment at NYU College of Dentistry in New York City. Dr. Ola's commitment to staying abreast of the latest advancements ensures that her patients receive the highest standard of care.Beyond her clinical expertise, Dr. Ola holds a PhD degree in immunology, further enriching her understanding of dental health, disease, and their interconnection with total body wellness. Dr. Ola is an active member of professional organizations such as the American Dental Association (ADA), the Illinois Dental Society, the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the prestigious Seattle Study Club.

While not at the office, Dr. Ola enjoys her time with family and friends and finds pleasure in ballroom dancing, a passion that keeps her fit and adds artistic vibrancy to her life. She also dedicates her time to giving back to the community through volunteer work with nonprofit organizations, embodying her practice's values of compassion and service.

Meet The Team

Our team members are the most important part of Gladiola Dental Care. We’re fully dedicated to friendly, patient-focused, informative care. Here are the smiling faces you’ll meet once you walk into our Libertyville general dentistry practice.


Dental assistant


As our dental assistant, Stephany is deeply committed to delivering the best patient care. Her unwavering dedication leaves a lasting impression on everyone she interacts with; patients consistently praise her professionalism, friendly demeanor, and ability to foster comfort in the operatory during each visit. Fluent in both English and Spanish, Stephany seamlessly transitions to administrative tasks when needed, showcasing her talents and collaborative spirit within the team. With her artistic flair, Stephany finds particular joy in assisting Dr. Ola during aesthetic dentistry procedures and treatment planning. Outside the office, she cherishes spending time with family, friends, and her adorable nephews.


Front desk specialist and insurance coordinator


Karime is our front desk specialist and insurance coordinator. With her caring nature and warm personality, she effortlessly creates a welcoming atmosphere, making each interaction memorable and delightful. Bilingual in English and Spanish, she brings enthusiasm and problem-solving skills to every patient interaction to ensure excellence of care at our office. Whether it's navigating a busy schedule, working through insurance complexities, or simply brightening someone's day with her smile, Karime is always ready to go above and beyond to exceed patient expectations. Outside of the office, you'll find her spending time with her beloved kids, family, and friends. Karime is also a talented calligraphy artist. If you notice beautifully crafted calligraphy throughout the office, it's Karime's artistic touch at work.

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