Dr. Nisha Mehta was raised in South Bend, Indiana and attended school in the Midwest. She holds a bachelor of science in accounting degree from Purdue University and a doctoral degree from Indiana University School of Dentistry.
Dr. Mehta completed extensive post-doctoral training through a General Practice Residency in Peoria, Illinois and expanded her surgical treatment knowledge by completing a year-long Implant Fellowship at the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine. During her time in Peoria, Dr. Mehta discovered her love for endodontics while working alongside her mentor, Dr. John Dale. She was excited about the opportunity to pursue her newfound passion and obtained a master of science degree and a Certificate in Endodontics from Saint Louis University in Missouri. Her educational background and work experience enable her to provide patients a unique and informed perspective regarding endodontic prognosis, microsurgical endodontics, and implant treatment planning.
Dr. Mehta is especially interested in the relationship between oral and overall health and enjoys reading about health and nutrition. She focuses on the well-being of her patients and maintains a pulse on recent developments in dentistry and endodontics, to provide her patients the best treatment options available. Dr. Mehta maintains active memberships in the American Association of Endodontics, Academy of General Dentistry, and Illinois State Dental Society.
Outside of the office, her interests include hiking in the mountains, biking, skiing, and kayaking. She recently began taking storytelling classes and enjoys spending time with family members helping out with animal rescues.