Dr. Lauren Allegretti grew up in Park Ridge, IL graduating from Maine South High School. She attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology and minors in Chemistry and Spanish in 2010 graduating Summa cum Laude.
Dr. Allegretti continued her education at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry receiving her dental degree in 2014.
While in dental school, her honors included the Dr. Donald McElroy Endodontics Award, the Dr. Adalbert L Vlazny Award for Clinical Excellence, and the Dr. William Starek Award for Academic Excellence. She was admitted to the honors societies of Omicron Kappa Upsilon and Phi Beta Kappa. She was involved in the Chicago Dental Society as class representative and was the historian for Delta Sigma Delta.
She had an interest in endodontics throughout dental school having received the Donald L. McElroy Endodontics award. Dr. Allegretti returned to University of Illinois at Chicago to obtain her Masters of Oral Sciences degree and her Certificate of Specialty in Endodontics completing both degrees in 2016.
Dr. Allegretti is an active member of the
- American Dental Association
- Illinois State Dental Society
- Chicago Dental Society
- American Association of Endodontists
- Edgar D. Coolidge Endodontic Study Club
In her free time, she enjoys running, yoga, and catching up with friends.
In addition, she is fluent in Spanish.