Alayna Corden D.M.D., M.S

“My practice philosophy focuses on a thorough explanation of the process and addressing all of your questions so you’ll feel at ease and comfortable during each visit.”

Dr. Corden was born in the suburbs of Detroit and moved to Chicago in high school. She received a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Spanish from Northwestern University. Dr. Corden attended Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, where she discovered her passion for endodontics and the healing aspect of dentistry. While at Tufts, Dr. Corden received a dental student award that enabled her to conduct research on Sjogren’s Syndrome at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Corden completed a residency in Endodontics at the Medical University of South Carolina, where she also received a Master of Science in Dentistry degree for her research on obturation techniques. Dr. Corden is a board certified Endodontist.  Outside of the office, Dr. Corden loves to bake (and eat) pies, especially for the holidays.  She resides in Chicago with her fiance and dog.


  • Northwestern University – BS
  • Tufts University School of Dental Medicine – DMD
  • Medical University of South Carolina – MS, Endodontic Residency

Memberships & Affiliations:

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics
  • American Association of Endodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Illinois Association of Endodontists
  • Illinois Dental Society
  • Will County Dental Society (former board member)
  • Chicago Dental Society
  • Edgar D. Coolidge Endodontic Study Club