Dr. Madala grew up in Naperville, IL. She received her undergraduate degree from Benedictine University and completed her doctorate at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

We asked Dr. Madala a few questions so you can get to know her a little better!

What led you to seek a career in dentistry?

“I had the pleasure of shadowing a local dentist back in high school and instantly fell in love with it! Ever since then I knew what I wanted to do with my life.”

Please list some achievements you have made during your career in dentistry:

“I consider myself lucky to have had opportunities to work with all patient populations including children, special needs, nursing home patients, and women in shelters through my General Practice Residency at the hospital.”

Please list some personal achievements:

“I am the very proud mother of two beautiful children!”

What volunteer work have you been a part of in the past?

“I love volunteering my expertise, especially providing dental services to people who can’t financially afford the care that they deserve.”

What is your favorite part about working with our patients?

“Educating patients about oral health care. I enjoy when patients are a part of the treatment planning process and they understand the equal role they play in determining the direction of their treatment.”

Who are your favorite musicians?

“John Mayer and Ed Sheeran”

What is your favorite office technology to use?

“Intra oral camera”

If you could have someone narrate your life, who would you want it to be and why?

“Tom Hanks”

Do you have any exciting plans or any bucket list items you want to check off this year?

“Dream of a trip to Europe”

What is your favorite type of treatment to do?


What are your favorite Movies?

“Avengers and Spiderman”

What is your favorite movie quote?

“’There’s no place like home’ from Wizard of Oz”

If you could be an Olympic athlete, in what sport would you compete?