Dr. Priya

MEET DR. PRIYA MADHIWALA

Dr. Priya Madhiwala“Becoming a dentist was always a goal of mine. Being a pediatric dentist and caring for children is a passion.”
Dr. Priya is a board certified pediatric dentist and Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Upon completing high school, she relocated to the US to attend Boston University. After graduating summa cum laude with honors, she attended the prestigious Harvard School of Dental Medicine. There she earned numerous academic and clinical awards including the AAPD Award for Excellence in Pediatric Dentistry and AAPHD National Recognition Award for Community Dentistry and Public Health.

She found her true calling for pediatric dentistry during one of her dental missions in East Africa. She pursued specialty training in pediatric dentistry at Columbia University. With over 10 years of experience, she is uniquely trained to serve children’s dental needs, from infancy through young adult hood, and children with special needs.

She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Georgia Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association.

She makes her home in Cobb County with her husband, four year old daughter and 8 month old son. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, painting, Zumba and wildlife photography

Education
  • NY Presbyterian Hospital – Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY – Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry

  • Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA – D.M.D Degree Program: Honors

  • Boston University, Boston, MA – B.A in Biology and Economics: Summa cum laude with honors
Awards
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (board certified in 2010)

  • AAPD Predoctoral Student Award for excellence in pediatric dentistry

  • AAPHD National Recognition Award for Community Dentistry and Public Health

  • ASDA / Listerine Preventive Dentistry Scholarship Harvard Medical School/Harvard School of Dental Medicine – Honors in a special field

  • Boston University – summa cum laude with honors

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry