Dr. Nudera was born and raised in Aurora, Illinois and is a graduate of Marmion Military Academy. He attended Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois majoring in the Biological Sciences. Dr. Nudera attended the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Dentistry in 1997 and a D.D.S. in 1999.
Dr. Nudera is a veteran of the United States Air Force where he served as a Captain in the Dental Corps for three years. During his time in service, he completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) Residency at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio. In 2001, Dr Nudera was named the Air Force Material Command’s Company Grade Dental Officer of the Year for his dedication and commitment to his profession. In 2002 he was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
Dr. Nudera attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where he completed his advanced specialty training in Endodontics and obtained a Master’s of Science in the Oral Sciences.
Dr. Nudera has been appointed as an Endodontic Advocate and Key Opinion Leader for Dentsply Tulsa Dental Specialties (the leading company in endodontic product development). This appointment allows Dr. Nudera to speak both nationally and internationally on a variety of endodontic related topics.
Dr. Nudera is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics as well as an active member of the American Dental Association, Chicago Dental Society, Illinois Dental Society and the American Association of Endodontists.