Dr. Linda Ricks has been providing state of the art endodontic care to the Naperville community for more than 21 years. She attended Howard University where she obtained a D.D.S. degree in 1985. After practicing general dentistry for 5 years, Dr. Ricks returned for specialty training at the University of Iowa. Dr. Ricks completed a Fellowship in Oral Maxillofacial Radiology and received a certificate in Endodontics and a Master's of Science Degree in Endodontics in 1993.
Dr. Ricks remained at the University of Iowa as an Assistant Professor, where she published articles and received a national award for her research.
She is a member of the American Dental Association, Illinois Endodontist Association, Illinois State Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society and the Edgar D. Coolidge Endodontic Study Club. She has provided continued education to other dentist within her community and the Chicago land area. She volunteers her time within the community.