About Your Dentist

Thomas Nalepka, DDS

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry – Chicago, Illinois
Master of Business Administration
Bradley University – Peoria, Illinois
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
University of Illinois at Chicago College – Chicago, Illinois

Dr. Nalepka has completed over 2,200 hours of dental continuing education including the L. D. Pankey Institute, Key Biscayne, Florida. through continuum six, a Postgraduate Program in Esthetic Dentistry at the University of Minnesota, a five-year program with the United States Dental Institute for Orthodontics, and a two-year surgical and prosthetic program at the Misch Implant Institute in Dearborn, Michigan. He is also certified in dental laser usage by the Academy of Laser Dentistry.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Nalepka has been awarded a Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry, the American College of Oral Implantology, and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and received a Mastership with the Academy of General Dentistry. Additionally, he is a proud member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Association and is an LD Pankey Alumni.

Life & Hobbies

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Nalepka enjoys playing golf, cross-training, cooking, wine & fine cuisine enjoyment, gardening, spending time with family, reading, and faith affiliation.