Meet Dr. Honsa

Dr. Honsa was born in Omaha, Nebraska while his father was attending Creighton Dental School. After his father graduated he moved his family to Moline, Illinois where he practiced dentistry for 50 years. Dr. Honsa followed in his father’s footsteps and after high school attended Loras College and graduated “Cum Laude” with a degree in Biology. He, like his father, attended Creighton Dental School and graduated in 1975 having won the American Association of Endodontist’s prize for root canal therapy.

He met and married his wife, Julie, while at Loras. After dental school they moved to Lansing, Illinois. Dr. Honsa had an internship for one year at Indiana State Prison before opening a private practice in Lansing. He has been practicing there for 41 years. He and his wife have three grown children and have been married for 46 years.

Dr. Honsa has a home in Galena and hopes to move there permanently in the near future.