Dr. Medina has been performing root canals for the past ten years. She started her journey career in Florida and is currently practicing Endodontics in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Medina is a highly trained Endodontist and has a professional experience throughout her training and teaching experience.

Dr. Medina was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics from Boston University in 1996. She received her doctor of dental medicine degree at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Medina also received her Master’s Degree in Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public health in 2002. She also received her certificate in Dental Public Health in 2004 & her Endodontics’s certificate in 2006. Dr. Medina has been a teaching assistant, a tutor, and a clinical & pre-clinical Instructor throughout her Endodontic dentistry career.


Dr. Medina Presented Several Presentations & Publications;

Prevalence of Dental Fluorosis in a Non-Fluoridated Community.

Comparison of a New Cold Flowable Gutta Percha & Conventional Obturation techniques.

Medina, C. Douglass, G.M. Whiteford R.N. Hoover, T.R. Fears. A reproducibility study for a fluoride assay in bone. Cancer Epidemiology. Biomarkers & Prevention 2006;

Susarlas, H.Howell, N.Medina-Martinez, N. Karimbux. Is Problem based learning the name of the game? Journal of Dental Education 2003

Dr. Medina is a member of:

American Dental Association

American Association of Endodontists

Illinois Dental Society

Chicago Dental Society

Edgar D Coolidge Club


Outside of Endodontics, Dr. Medina enjoys spending time with her son & husband along with her two beloved dogs. She is also fluent in Spanish.