Meet the Doctors

The Smile Extraordinaires

Our dentists understand the unique oral health needs of children and they’re trained in specific techniques and skills that allow them to treat developing teeth, gums and mouths while making kids comfortable. They’re compassionate, knowledgeable and friendly. Each doctor is dedicated to ensuring your child has a fun, positive experience, so they’ll actually look forward to hopping up in the dentist’s chair.
Dr. Geetha Thirumala


Dr. Geetha went to dental school at Boston University and after dental school, she completed a year of general practice residency at Montefiore Medical Center. After that, she went on to pursue her passion for working with children and completed her pediatric dental residency in New York. Dr. “G” as she is known by her patients, is a board-certified pediatric dentist and is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. She has been practicing pediatric dentistry since 2007. Being a mother of three young girls, she understands children and uses her cheerful nature to put patients at ease. In her free time, she enjoys watching television, traveling abroad, baking, and reading novels.

Dr. Bartley Kadeem


Dr. Kadeem is a graduate from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. After graduation, he completed a General Practice residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center. Following his passion for treating kids, he subsequently completed two additional years at the Eastman Institute of Oral Health in pediatric dentistry. Dr. Kadeem enjoys volunteer work and encouraging programs that give back to the youth. He was born in Jamaica and moved to the U.S.A with his mom when he was 16 years old! When not at the office, he enjoys spending time exploring his new home and neighborhood in Chicago.

Leave your kiddo’s smile in expert hands.