At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Nicole loves working with patients of all ages and making them feel as part of the family. She takes great pride in making patients feel comfortable and being thorough. Nicole has worked in the dental field since 2000. She was in the first graduating class of the dental hygiene program at Rock Valley College in 2003 and received the coveted Golden Scaler Award. This award is given to the student who has demonstrated clinical excellence and has achieved the highest standing in clinical dental hygiene. Nicole was also the treasurer of the school's Student American Dental Hygiene Association. After graduation, she started with Dr. Soltys. Continuing to be active, she is a member of the Illinois State Dental Society and has served on its Membership Committee. Nicole has enjoyed volunteering at Give Kids a Smile and the first Illinois Mission of Mercy.
Nicole is married and the mother of twin girls. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, camping and boating. Nicole also enjoys cheering on the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago Bears.
Tricia strives to make every patient feel comfortable in the dental chair with her welcoming smile, sense of humor and loving touch. She feels her number one goal as a clinical assistant is to make your every visit run smoothly and is worry-free. Tricia earned her dental assistant certificate in 2007. She has been with Drs. Brian and Brenton Soltys since 2014. Her duties include assisting chairside, ordering all dental materials, stocking inventory and helping where needed. She is dedicated, friendly, and energetic. Having a background in early childhood development makes her an excellent advocate for your children while they are being treated. She knows just what to say to comfort them.
Outside of her work family, Tricia enjoys spending time with her husband and cheering on her two sons who are involved in baseball, basketball, wrestling, and football. Additionally, she loves her three dogs; ask her about them.
Silvia, who is fluent in Spanish and English, is our insurance and billing specialist. Working in the dental field since 2007, Silvia is proficient with dental insurance plans and is happy to assist you with the financial aspects of your dental needs. She will explain and discuss your insurance benefits and process your claims. As Practice Administrator, Silvia will answer your questions, resolve any financial concerns, and schedule your appointments to meet your treatment goals. She, too, wants every patient to have an exceptional experience and truly enjoy coming to our practice as she is the first and last team member our patients see. She works closely with the Drs. and clinical staff to make sure the office exceeds our patients' expectations. You may even hear her say, "I am so happy to have found such a wonderful place to work; Drs. Brian and Brenton are fantastic dentists."
Outside the office, Silvia loves spending time with her husband, children, and family. She also enjoys shopping, cooking, make-up makeovers and watching movies.
Caitlin takes great pride in making patients feel comfortable in the dental chair with her positive energy and empathy. Caitlin gained her dental experience from North Central Technical College in Wausau, Wisconsin. She is attentive, energetic, and has the patients best interest in mind. Caitlin has 5 years of experience and is always striving to learn and improve her skill set to better serve our patients. She started at Soltys Dentistry in 2018.
In her free time, she is either spoiling her pit bull rescue, Chloe, fishing, scrapbooking, crocheting, or watching the Packers!