Team Member

Lalita Nekkanti


Education & Credentials

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine; Boston, MA


Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Women’s Studies, Drew University; Madison, NJ


The time is always right to do what is right. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Personal Favorites

My favorite books are Persuasion and To Kill A Mockingbird, and my favorite TV show is The Handmaids Tale.

Volunteer Experience

Interfaith Dental Clinic, Options for Children in Zambia, Special Olympics

Personal Biography

I have been practicing dentistry since 2015. I was a seven-year varsity athlete. In my spare time, I enjoy playing tennis, kickboxing, and hiking the Smoky Mountains with my friends. I love living in Nashville and checking out the newest restaurants in the city.

Professional Association

American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association, Nashville Dental Society


Meskin Journalism Award for Excellence in Dental Student Publications, Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar Athlete


Graduated magna cum laude, Deans List