About Us

Forgive us if we try to talk too much during teeth cleanings. It's only because we care about our patients.

Our Philosophy

We’re here to give you more reasons to smile

At Winfield Family Dental and Associates, we believe in putting people first. Genuine care and concern for your well-being is part of our nature, and we’re big believers in the power of friendliness. We treat our patients like family, making comfort and ease a top priority during every visit.

Our expert team of dental professionals is highly trained and experienced in both routine and specialty procedures alike. With two doctors leading a team of experienced professionals, we’re confident in our ability to provide unparalleled service, putting your well-being first and protecting that precious smile of yours.

  • Creating relationships with our patients over time
  • Empowering healthy lifestyles
  • Preventing problems and solving them easily when they arise
  • Eliminating fear of the dentist
  • Sharing a laugh or a chat
  • Inspiring confident smiles
  • Creating a sense of community
  • Making our patients feel relaxed and at ease
  • Helping others

Meet our team: Winfield Family Dental and Associates

Phenomenal service starts with phenomenal people

People are the heart beat of our practice. Our team of experienced professionals has a love for dentistry and a natural passion for serving people. For over 30 years, We have been providing comprehensive family dentistry to the Crown Point community. Even with 37 years of combined dental experience, the entire team continues to attend education courses, on a continual quest to learn, grow, and adapt to the latest techniques and technology for top care and patient comfort.

We'd say it's all for you, but the truth is, we love what we do.

Check out the Doctor's bios below to learn more about your future (or current) favorite dentistry squad.

Dr. Elias Macis

Why we love him
Continued Education & Association Memberships
Personal Life and Hobbies

Dr. Eric Compton

Dr. Eric offers a unique combination of artistic skill coupled with advanced scientific techniques. He has been bringing the best and the latest in dentistry to Northwest Indiana for over 30 years.

Why we love him

Dr. Eric has a special talent and vision for cosmetic dentistry. He has spent many hours studying the relationship between a healthy mouth and a healthy body.

Continued Education & Association Memberships

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.

Personal Life and Hobbies

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 wife and four children. He and his wife are very active in the community and serve on various boards. Dr. Eric also has a passion for classic and exotic sports cars, hockey, golf, tennis, and skiing.