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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Stacie Adonis, DDS

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Adonis, DDS is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

"My favorite thing about Dentistry is having the opportunity to get to know my patients. I love taking the time to educate my patients about their dental health and helping them move toward the best treatment for their personal needs.

I want my patients to know I truly care about them. I strive to help my patients obtain a healthy, happy smile with a gentle comprehensive approach."

Mission

To give a complete and exceptional dental service to my patients with the best quality of dentistry. To improve their oral health and change their lives with beautiful smile and good dental experiences.

Education

  • AEGD- University of TN, Memphis, TN
  • Carson-Newman College-undergraduate (BA in Science)
  • University of Tennessee College of Dentistry-Memphis TN

Advanced Training & Education

  • Mini-dental Implant training
  • Invisalign Certification
  • Dental Boot Camp
  • Heartland Doctor Leadership

Associations & Memberships

  • AGD
  • Delta Sigma Delta

Community Involvement & Non-Dental Affiliations

  • Capital Canine Training Club
  • APL Teacup Dog Agility Association
  • North American Dog Agility Council

 

William Bloink, DMD

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Bloink, DMD is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

About Your Dentist Dr. Bill Bloink:

"Dentistry is unique and interesting in that it is a combination of the disciplines of art, medicine & engineering."

My Mission:

"To care for my patients in the most compassionate and comprehensive way. To provide high-quality dental care that will exceed my patients' expectations and give them great comfort and satisfaction."

Education:

Dr. Bloink received his undergraduate degree from Quincy College in Quincy, IL. He earned his Doctorate Degree of Dental Medicine from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in Alton, IL.

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships:

  • DoCS Oral Conscious Sedation Training
  • PAC-Live
  • Dentistry's premier, hands-on, live-patient cosmetic training
  • Invisalign Certification
  • Mini Dental implant Training
  • Dental Boot Camp
  • Heartland Doctor Leadership
  • Endodontics Training

Dr. Bloink is an active member of the American Dental Society, the Illinois State Dental Society and the GV Black Dental Society.

Personal Attention Professional Excellence:

"It's very important to understand what a patient needs. For this reason, I strive to continually better myself and my abilities in order to increase my patients' satisfaction. I believe there are endless rewards for all involved when patients' needs and wants are met."

"I will always be caring and considerate of my patients' needs in order to serve you better. I want to care for your needs and make sure you receive the most beneficial and satisfying care; the kind of care you deserve. I enjoy meeting and interacting with patients and I look forward to serving and working with you to establish a beautiful smile that lasts forever."

Aaron Rucker, DMD

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Rucker, DMD is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

"You don't have to take care of all your teeth, just the ones you want to keep."

My Mission

I would like my patients to say that I am caring, compassionate, and I perform great work. What I like most about dentistry is being able to positively impact the health and self-esteem of others.

Education

A.T. Still University – Mesa, AZ

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Rucker has enhanced his education through the Seattle Study Club, Academy of Osseointegration, and Zimmer Institute. He is a member of the Arizona Dental Association and the American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Rucker currently lives in Springfield, Illinois with his wife and children where he enjoys ice hockey, fishing, camping, boating, salt water aquariums, golf, and sports. He is involved with the Cass Homeless Shelter, Boy Scouts of America, and Rotary Club.

Tanner Flaherty, DMD

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Flaherty, DMD is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

“Being a dentist allows me to transform people’s lives in a positive way. Each day I get the opportunity to positively impact the health and self-esteem of others – it’s extremely rewarding and enjoyable.”

My Mission

“I seek to make my patients feel as comfortable and confident as possible. To ensure my patients’ health is in the best hands possible, my team and I not only feature the most up-to-date techniques and technology available, but we also consistently work to update our own dental skills and knowledge through continuing education.”

Education

A.T. Still University School of Dentistry – Mesa, AZ

Life & Hobbies

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Flaherty enjoys golf, outdoor activities, snowboarding, wakeboarding and other sports.

Gus Bloink, DMD

My Mission

“To serve my community and patients to the best of my ability in all aspects of oral health care. I strive to continue the tradition of making The Dental Group of Springfield an environment that provides compassionate care for all those wanting to take the next step toward optimal oral health.”

Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign – Champaign, IL

University of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IL

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Bloink is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and G.V. Black Dental Society. Dr. Bloink is a graduate of the Advanced Predoctoral Implant Program and has even been awarded the International Congress of Implantologist Predoctoral Achievement Award. He is also Invisalign Certified.

Life & Hobbies

When he isn’t practicing dentistry, Dr. Bloink enjoys spending quality time with his wife, Molly, and his family and friends. He is also an avid sports enthusiast – he likes golfing, boating, and other outdoor activities.