“I fully understand the anxieties that come with going to the dentist, especially when in pain. I strive to have each individual end the visit with a smile on their face and a sense of relief.”

Dr. Chan-Jacobs was born and raised in Waterloo, Ontario in Canada. She completed her undergraduate studies in Anatomy and Cell Biology at McGill University, earning first class honors. Dr. Chan-Jacobs received her doctorate degree from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine before completing her endodontic specialty training at the University of North Carolina, where she also earned a Master of Science degree. She has been active in medical and dental research, studying breast cancer metastasis and the role of microRNAs in endodontic disease among other topics, and has published research findings in the Journal of Endodontics. Dr. Chan-Jacobs is a recipient of the American Association of Endodontists Resident Award, the Jacob Freedland Scholarship Award, and the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry Student Award. Outside of dentistry, she is an avid skier and flying trapeze enthusiast. She resides in Chicago with her husband and three children. 


  • McGill University – BS
  • Harvard School of Dental Medicine – DMD
  • University of North Carolina – Endodontic Residency


  • American Association of Endodontists
  • Edgar D. Coolidge Endodontic Study Club