Dr. Christopher Goc grew up in Gilberts, Illinois and moved to Chicago in 2018. He completed
his undergraduate degree at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with a Bachelor of
Science in Biology and minors in both Chemistry and Spanish for the Health Professions. Dr.
Goc attended the University of Illinois Chicago College of Dentistry and received his Doctor of
Dental Medicine. While in dental school, he participated in the pediatric track program and
gained experience working with children of all ages. Recognized for his dedication to pediatric
care, he received the Bisco Inc. Scholarship for Pediatric Dentistry.
Education is at the forefront of Dr. Goc’s philosophy. Prior to his life as a dentist, he completed a
fellowship at Northwestern University where he worked directly with Chicago Public Schools to
advance and implement their biology curriculum. Teaching kids about the natural sciences was a
very formative experience. Dr. Goc brings the same passion to educating patients about their oral
health. His priority is that all his patients are knowledgeable about their treatment needs.
He is an active member of the American Dental Association(ADA) and Illinois State Dental
Dr. Goc is a proud resident of the South Loop neighborhood. He has participated in multiple
community health events, including Festival del Niño, where he educated families about the
importance of oral health. In his free time, you may find him biking along the lakefront, on the
couch at home with partner and their two cats, or making the most out of the Chicago winters by
ice skating at the ribbon.