Dr. Nadine Brodala received her D.D.S. and Dr. med. dent. degrees from the Dental School at Philipps-Universität Marburg in Germany. She spent several years in private practice and then completed postgraduate training in Periodontology and Implantology at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. During her residency, the American Academy of Periodontology awarded her the coveted Balint Orban Award for her research in periodontal medicine.
She began her professional career in the U.S. as a faculty member in the Department of Periodontology at UNC, and was inducted into the national dental honor society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU). During her eight years at UNC, she practiced extensively in the intramural interdisciplinary group practice (Dental Faculty Practice) in all fields of Periodontology and Implantology. She also trained many Residents and served as their Clinical Director. Furthermore, she has been the Director of the Implant Scholarship (granted by the International Team of Implantology - ITI) for the past six years.
Dr. Brodala is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. She holds membership in many national and international dental organizations, including the American Academy of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Association, ITI (Fellow Status), and DGP (German Academy of Periodontology).
She nationally and internationally lectures on new concepts and advances in Implantology and Periodontology. She regularly publishes in peer-reviewed dental journals and has authored a book chapter on the clinical applications of piezoelectric surgery.
Outside of clinic, Dr. Brodala is regularly accompanied by Tigger, her Jack Russell terrier. Dr. Brodala also enjoys tennis, rock climbing, mountain biking, and snowboarding.