Dr. Laura grew up in Baltimore, Maryland and received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame. She moved to Arizona to attend Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health and received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 2007. She later moved to Minnesota, where she completed a two-year Pediatric Dental Residency Program at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Laura is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
She and her husband, Kraig, live in Mound with their three children, Valerie, Olivia and Rian. Dr. Kraig is an orthodontist practicing in the Western suburbs. In their spare time, they enjoy travel, skiing, and all the children’s activities the Twin Cities have to offer!
Dr. Laura is a member of the American Dental Association, the Minnesota Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Laura is credentialed at Children’s Hospitals and clinics of Minnesota, Laser Certified by the Academy of Laser Dentistry, and CPR/PALS Certified.
Dr. Laura loves working with children and is grateful for all of her patients and families. As a mother of three children herself, she strives to build lasting relationships with each child and parent. Whether she is talking silly to a two-year-old or helping a teenager to brush around their new braces, Dr. Laura focuses her chairside manner on your child and getting to know them better at each visit.