Dr. Julia Talalenko grew up in multiple cities throughout Florida until finally settling down in Naples, Florida in 2002. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Nova Southeastern University (Fort Lauderdale, Florida), where she went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. Dr. Talalenko is currently a member of the American Dental Association and Florida Dental Association. She regularly attends continuing education seminars to keep up to date with the latest dental studies, methods, and technology.

In her personal life, Dr. Julia Talalenko and her husband, Denis, are proud parents of two beautiful children Demi and Brady. In her spare time, Dr. Talalenko enjoys playing tennis, which she used to do competitively since the age of 9, ultimately earning her a college scholarship. During her college tennis career, Dr. Talalenko became a three time All-American and was inducted into the NSU Athletics Hall of Fame in 2014.