Benjamin C. Youel DDS, MS
David Hertzberg, DDS, MS

160 Commerce Drive,
Suite 101
Grayslake, IL 60030
Tel: 847-548-4330

Meet Dr. Youel

Dr. Benjamin C. Youel

Benjamin C. Youel DDS, MS

Dr. Ben Youel grew up in Crystal Lake, IL. He went to North Central College in Naperville and graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. Chemistry.


He earned his D.D.S. from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). He was one of just a handful of his dental school classmates chosen for induction into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon honor society prior to graduation.


After dental school, Dr. Ben completed a 12-month hospital-based residency at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago. While at Illinois Masonic, Dr. Ben learned advanced surgical techniques and the management of medically-complex and special needs patients.


After practicing as a general dentist for two years, he headed back to UIC to complete his Orthodontic Residency. He simultaneously earned his Master's degree in Oral Sciences while in residency. Dr. Ben is very excited to head the team at Grayslake Orthodontics! He loves working with kids and adults to help them smile more confidently and improve their bites. He works hard to give everyone a smile "Youel" love.


In his free time, Dr. Ben enjoys running real marathons and watching movie marathons. His partner's name is Maggie and they have a rescue cat named Kieran.