Meet the Doctors at Smiles Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Anna Lucy Harvey

Dr. Harvey enjoys working with children and strives to make dentistry a positive experience for them. She is kind, caring, and committed to promoting oral health in her community. Dr. Harvey earned a doctorate in dental medicine from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Following her passion for working with children, she underwent specialty training in pediatric dentistry at one of the nation’s top five children’s hospitals, Children’s Hospital of Colorado. She is a board-certified pediatric dentist and is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

In her free time, Dr. Harvey enjoys road biking by the lake, drawing, and trying new restaurants. Dr. Harvey resides in Chicago with her family and looks forward to serving the local community.

Dr. Natesha Kumar

Dr. Natesha Kumar was born and raised in Sacramento, California. Influenced by her positive experience, her passion for pediatric dentistry started at a young age. Growing up, she volunteered as a child mentor and was a kid’s yoga instructor, where her devotion for children grew exponentially.

Dr. Kumar completed her Bachelor of Science in Clinical Nutrition at University of California, Davis. In addition, she earned a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene at the University of Southern California, where she continued to pursue her Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Dr. Kumar received her certificate in pediatric dentistry, at New York University. Dr. Kumar is passionate and commited to providing quality oral health care to children of all ages and individuals with special needs and strives to create a positive
experience for all.

In her free time, Dr. Kumar enjoys hiking with her mini Australian Shepherd, skiing and snowboarding, traveling the world, and experiencing new cultures and cuisines. Dr. Kumar is new to Chicago and is extremely excited to serve the community.