Dr. Marchese was born in Chicago and has lived in the Chicagoland area all his life. He graduated from Reavis High School in Burbank, IL. He then attended Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. He continued for another year in the Graduate Masters of Business Administration program. He went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago in 1984 and has been practicing general dentistry in Melrose Park, IL ever since.
Dr. Marchese is a member of the Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, American Dental Association, and the Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity.