Leela Tummala

Pediatric Dentist

Education & Credentials

Pediatric Dentistry, University of Louisville; Louisville, KY


University of Kentucky College of Dentistry; Lexington, KY


Sri Ramachandra Medical University; Chennai, India


I am a mom first, and I understand the fears and anxieties of a parent. It is my responsibility to make sure every parent and child that walks in has an enjoyable experience in a safe and secure atmosphere. We will be a team together in providing the best care possible.


Her favorite quote is, The true character of society is revealed in how it treats its children, by Nelson Mandela. Her favorite movies are Star Wars, Avatar, Iron Man, and Shrek, her favorite TV shows are Golden Girls, Breaking Bad, Jessie, and Lab Rats, and her favorite books are Eat, Pray, Love, Pride and Prejudice, and The Accident. For vacation, her favorite destination is Key West, Florida.

Volunteer/Service Experience

Mission Lexington, Pediatric Night Clinic and Saturday Morning Clinic


Dr. Tummala went to dental school in two different countries and worked as a general dentist before becoming a pediatric dentist. She is happily married and has two girls. She speaks five languages and loves to travel with her family.

Professional Associations

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Kentucky Dental Association, Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentistry


Certificate of Merit, University of Kentucky Quintessence Award for Academic Achievement