Marina graduated magna cum laude from Loyola University with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. She has also completed a Master of Fine Arts degree. Marina taught clinical dental hygiene at the University of Illinois for five years and joined Dr. Chaiken’s practice in 2007. She loves having the opportunity to work with such wonderful patients and with a sweet and caring team, and she works to stay current with what is new in dental hygiene and dentistry so that our patients can receive the best possible care.
Marina is married to her handsome, Irish husband, whom she met in England many moons ago. They have two daughters, one who lives in England and another who lives in Chicago. Outside the office, Marina loves traveling and enjoys cycling and walking for exercise as well as a good glass of Prosecco.