Michael O’Meara D.D.S. earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1983 from Ohio State University. For over 30 years Dr. O’Meara has been practicing dentistry in Chicago. In 1993 he moved to Water Tower Place and opened Water Tower Dental Ltd.
Dr. O’Meara is committed to continuing education to stay in the forefront of advancements in Dentistry and the latest in dental innovations and technology. He attends seminars and classes annually and has received specialized training and certification in several areas including the following: ClearCorrect; ED4 Crown System; Six Month Smiles; and Zoom.
Dr. O’Meara is a homegrown Midwesterner. Born in Ohio, his family moved to Indiana when he was young then settled in the Chicago-area when he was a teenager. He went to Marquette for undergrad and entered graduate school at Ohio State, studying environmental biology before switching over to the dental program.
Dr. O’Meara’s interest in dentistry began at an early age, because of his uncle, who was a dentist, and was an inspiration for him. Dr. O’Meara always enjoyed working with people and was skilled at working with his hands doing intricate work, so choosing dentistry and patient care was the perfect fit.