Dr. Lauren Carlson
Dr. Lauren grew up in the state of Washington. She completed her undergraduate education at Seattle University, where she played softball and majored in Finance. Dr. Lauren received her dental degree from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. She graduated dental school in 2017 with magna cum laude honors, was the Omicron Delta Kappa Outstanding Graduating Senior Award for her class, and was a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Dental Society.
Her post-doctoral training was completed at Indiana University/Riley Hospital for Children, where she received her Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry and received a Master’s in Science Dentistry for a project focusing on presurgical treatment of cleft lip and palate patients. While in residency, Dr. Lauren was named Chief Resident her second year of the program.
Dr. Lauren loves giving back to the community. She has volunteered for the Union Gospel Mission free dental clinic in Seattle, Give Kids a Smile: Kentucky, and has completed two mission trips to Jamaica to provide free dental care.
In her free time, she loves spending time with family, trying new restaurants, and rooting for her favorite sports teams: the Seattle Mariners, Seahawks and the University of Washington Huskies.