219-836-0460
901 Fran Lin Parkway, Munster, IN 46321
call: 219-836-0460

Meet the Team

Our practice has been caring for patients since 1957, and our team shares a passion for lifelong learning. 

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Voted #1 Best Dentist in Best of Region contest nine-years in a row

We’re here to improve the quality of your life. We know that all people have a need to feel supported when making decisions about their health, a need to feel heard and seen, and overall, a need to simply feel good about themselves. The Compton and Broomhead team is dedicated to serving patients through the highest quality care and motivated by a genuine desire to optimize your well-being. We advocate for expert service in a comfortable and convenient setting, always aiming to put you at ease. It’s our mission to make caring for your oral health a seamless and positive experience. 

Our dentistry team has over 51-years of combined dental experience between them and a shared passion for lifelong learning. In fact, our staff continues to take higher education courses, studying the latest in technological advances and techniques to stay abreast of new developments in the industry and provide the best possible care to our patients.

Meet Dr. Compton

Dr. Eric is a dentist who offers a unique combination of artistic skill coupled with advanced scientific techniques. He has a special talent and vision for cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Eric has spent many hours studying the relationship between a healthy mouth and a healthy body. He has been bringing the best and the latest in dentistry to Northwest Indiana for over 30 years.

Dr. Eric is a member of the American Dental Association, the Indiana Dental Association, the Northwest Indiana Dental Association, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, the American Laser Academy, the American Academy of General Dentistry, and the Chicago Dental Society. He is certified in sedation dentistry and belongs to the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation.

He has fellowships in the International Congress of Oral Implantology and Midwest Implant Institute. Dr. Eric is also the owner of a Mini Dental Implant Center of America. He is on staff at Community Hospital and Franciscan Hospitals in Dyer and Hammond.

Dr. Eric started Dental Home Health, a service that brings dentistry to the houses and facilities for those unable to go to the dentist. He is also the director of Dental Services at Hartsfield Village.

Dr. Eric is an entrepreneur with multiple business ventures. In 2017, he was voted innovator of the year by The Society of Innovators.

When not in the office, Dr. Eric enjoys spending time with his family. He is married with four children. He and his wife are very supportive in the community and schools, and they serve on many boards. Dr. Eric also likes classic and exotic sports cars, hockey, golfing, tennis, and skiing.

Meet Dr. Broomhead

Dr. Mark J. Broomhead graduated dental school from the University of Illinois at Chicago in May 2005. There he received the Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.

In 2017, Dr. Mark was an honoree for the Incisal Edge Dental Magazine. He was recognized as one of the top 40 dentists under 40 in the country.

Dr. Mark holds a dual dental license in both Illinois and Indiana. Dr. Mark has completed an advanced certification and is a Premier Provider for Invisalign®. He is certified in Sedation Dentistry. He is also trained in Botox® by the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE). Dr. Mark is an active member in the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, the Indiana Dental Society, the Northwest Indiana Dental Association, and the Chicago Dental Society. Dr. Mark is committed to the continuing education these societies offer and regularly attends educational seminars so he remains current with the latest dental research and new advancements in esthetic as well as general dentistry.

Dr. Mark grew up in nearby Lansing, IL. In his free time, he loves spending time with his wife Amanda, who also works in the field of dentistry, as a registered dental hygienist, and spending time with his daughter. Dr. Mark also enjoys competing in International Triathlons, especially the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon, where he was a member of “Team Fox” and raised funds for Parkinson’s research.

Meet Dr. Politakis

Dr. George Politakis, a Northwest Indiana native, graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor’s and master’s in biology. Following that, he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Indiana University School of Dentistry.  With the ability to helppeople obtain the smile they love, as well as relieve pain, Dr. Politakis has found what he believes to be his dream job in this profession. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, and Northwest Indiana Dental Association.  He has taken courses to expand his skill set to better serve his patients in Endodontics (Root Canal Therapy), Dental Implant Surgery, and Clear Aligner Orthodontics.  

Outside of Dentistry, Dr. Politakis loves traveling, sports, and spending time with friends and family.  His two favorite sports, by far, are football and golf.   He is a die-hard Chicago Bears fan and really loves a good Soldier Field tailgate!  Dr. Politakis has a sporting event bucket list and hopes he can go to Augusta, Georgia in the near future and witness The Masters live.

Tiffany

Expanded duties dental assistant
"I love gardening, shopping, and family time."

Ashley R.

Dental hygienist
"I’m married with 4 kids, we have a mini Goldendoodle named Tucker and I enjoy camping and watching my kids play sports!"

Sara

Dental hygienist
"I have a 4 year old Golden Retriever rescue named Wrigley! I love to read in my free time and my favorite place to vacation is Hilton Head Island, SC."

Elizeth

Expanded duties dental assistant
"I go by Eliz and I have a baby boy  named Joshua. I became a US citizen last year that was very exciting. I love spending time with my family."

Amanda

Insurance coordinator
"I am from Colorado, I love going to concerts, and I have an Australian Shepard!"

Stephanie

Dental hygienist
"I have 3 boys, I love traveling with my family, and I love to read."

Julie

Office manager
"I have worked with Dr. Helton almost since D116 doors opened. I love spoiling my beagle and taking him hunting. I will travel near and far to see a Dave Matthews Band concert!"

Ashley K.

Dental Hygienist
"I love traveling, watching my kiddos play sports, and spoiling our mini golden-doodle Leo!"

Meet Dr. Megan Schmidt

Dr. Megan strives to provide her patients with the gentlest care in a comfortable and inviting environment.  She believes in treating her patients as she would her own family and ensuring a pleasant experience and ease of mind when coming in for dental visits. Dr. Megan enjoys partnering with her patients to improve their health, appearance, self-confidence, and overall quality of life. She has a special interest for cosmetic dentistry and believes that attention to detail is of the utmost importance in creating beautiful results.

Dr. Megan graduated from the Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2016, where she met her husband, Dr. Evan Schmidt of Orthodontic Alliances.

Dr. Megan is a member of the American Dental Association, the Indiana Dental Association, the Northwest Indiana Dental Association, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

On the weekends, Dr. Megan enjoys spending time with her husband, Evan, and their Pomeranian, Ellie.  Dr. Megan enjoys traveling, skiing, exercising, cooking, and attending professional sports games.  She was an Indianapolis Colts Cheerleader previously and still cheers for the Colts from afar.

Come and See Us

We can’t wait to welcome you into our conveniently located Munster office! Located near Horizon Medical and Julie Mantis CNS. Our friendly staff of dental professionals is more than happy to help you with all of your questions, concerns and inquiries.

Office Hours

Monday: 7:00am to 7:00pm
Tuesday:
7:00am to 7:00pm
Wednesday:
7:00am to 7:00pm
Thursday:  
7:00am to 7:00pm
Friday:
7:00am to 3:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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