Dr. Celeste Medynskyj received her undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 2003, graduating Summa Cum Laude. While working as a chemical engineer, Dr. Medynskyj realized that she had a true passion for helping people. She developed a fascination with the intricacies of dentistry while visiting her own dentist and realized that dentistry was a perfect fit for her.
Dr. Medynskyj attended the University of Illinois at Chicago and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 2009. While in dental school, Dr. Medynskyj worked in a biomedical research lab focused on tissue engineering. She received a pre-doctoral student research award and her research entitled In vitro degradation behavior of photopolymerized PEG hydrogels as tissue engineering scaffold has been published in an IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society publication. Graduating at the top of her class, Dr. Medynskyj received a prestigious award for academic and clinical excellence in prosthodontics from the American College of Prosthodontists. After graduation, Dr. Medynskyj practiced general dentistry in Chicago and Park Ridge, IL before joining Bloomingdale Dental.
Dr. Medynskyj chose to join Partners in Care because of the group practice's devotion to extraordinary, high quality dentistry. She has a fine eye for details and has a passion for cosmetic dentistry. It is Dr. Medynskyj's main priority to provide a comfortable dental experience for patients while improving their oral health and confidence in their appearance, all while maintaining the highest standards of care. She has a gentle touch and sincerity that patients really appreciate. She routinely attends continuing education courses and stays on top of current evidence based research. She is currently a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), the American Dental Association (ADA), the Illinois State Dental Society (ISDS), and the Chicago Dental Society (CDS).
Dr. Medynskyj is married and has a son, named Merrick. She is an accomplished pianist and enjoys spending time with her numerous family members who live in the area. She looks forward to being your dentist for years to come!