Dr. Lauren Hoye was born and raised in Orland Park, a southwest suburb of Chicago. She received her Bachelor and Master degrees in Accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and achieved Bronze Tablet Highest Honors recognition for graduating in the top 3% of her class. Dr. Hoye then obtained her Certified Public Accounting License and worked as a tax associate for PricewaterhouseCoopers’ LLP in Chicago in their Personal Financial Services division before deciding to pursue dentistry. Her interest in dentistry arose through her personal experiences, particularly in orthodontics, that continued to have a positive impact on multiple aspects of her life years after treatment had been completed.
Dr. Hoye attended Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Downers Grove, Illinois and was a part of the inaugural graduating class. After obtaining her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree, she went on to complete a 3-year orthodontic residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago. In addition to her Certificate in Orthodontics, Dr. Hoye earned a Master in Oral Sciences degree for her research pertaining to the accuracy of tracking orthodontic tooth movement using Dental Monitoring™ smartphone technology. She is a member of numerous dental societies, including the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, and both the Midwestern and Illinois Societies of Orthodontists. Dr. Hoye is honored to be part of a profession that can change peoples’ lives through improving facial aesthetics and function along with instilling confidence in their appearances. She looks forward to becoming involved in and giving back to the local communities in which she serves.