Born and raised in Beaufort, South Carolina, Dr. Chana holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of South Carolina and attended graduate studies at the University of South Carolina School of Public Health in Epidemiology.
Dr. Chana later completed her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree at the Medical University of South Carolina and then completed a General Dentistry Residency at the University of Florida. After practicing several years at a pediatric dental practice, Dr. Chana decided to go back to pursue her specialty certificate in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
After completing her pediatric residency training she joined a practice in the Upstate for 6 years before independently starting her own practice.
She received her Diplomate Status (Board Certification) in 2012. Dr. Chana has been a recipient of many professional awards for her work in the field of dentistry. She received the Outstanding Achievement Award given by the International College of Dentistry while at the Medical University of South Carolina, and later received the J. Frank Collins Award for Excellence in General Dentistry during her residency at the University of Florida. Dr. Chana is very active within her community and an active member of the Junior League of Greenville. She is also a member of many professional and charitable organizations. She holds privileges at Greenville Memorial Hospital systems, and is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, South Carolina Dental Association, South Carolina Pediatric Dental Association, American Dental Association, College of Diplomats, Academy of General Dentistry, Gnathos Orthodontics Study Group and the MUSC Alumni Association.
Dr. Chana is blessed to be married to her devoted husband and best friend Corey, her constant source of strength and support. They have made their home in the Upstate, and enjoy hiking, traveling, spending time with family and friends (especially her nieces Alana and Narissa!), and occasionally playing a board game at home.