Honors & Recognitions


Dr. Fondriest selected again as one of the Top One Hundred Dental Educators in America


Dentistry Today ranks Dr Fondriest top dentist

Dentistry Today compiles an annual directory of the “Best and Brightest” in continuing education. “These lecturers inspire their peers through seminars, workshops, and lectures”.  This directory is compiled to offer it’s dentist readers a chance to learn more about dentistry’s “Thought Leaders” and professional educators who influence how dental care will be provided in the future.  Please visit the Leaders section of our website at https://dentistrytoday.com.

—Dentistry Today

Dentistry Today has featured Dr James Fondriest on it’s cover every year since 2005.

The Best Dentists in America Honors Dr. Fondriest


(Lake Forest, IL.) – Local dentist, Dr. James Fondriest, has been recognized in the 2004-2018 editions of The Best Dentists in America. Dr. Fondriest’s nomination was based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which over 9,000 leading dentists throughout the country voted on the abilities of other dentists in their respective specialties.

“I am truly honored to be recognized by my peers and to be a part of The Best Dentists in America,” said Dr. Fondriest. “My work and my practice are very important to me and I feel privileged to receive this acknowledgement.” The Best Dentists in America is published by Woodward/White who have been publishing The Best Lawyers in America for twenty years and founded The Best Doctors in America. Their lists have become the most highly respected and reputable referrals and have been featured in national newspapers and magazines, including The New York Times, Forbes and The Washington Post.