Dr. Kristina grew up in Massachusetts and graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University. It was during her time at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry that Dr. Kristina not only learned the fine hand skills and diagnostics of the dental profession, but also where she discovered her passion for treating children.
Dr. Kristina completed her pediatric dental residency at the University of Connecticut. She has since completed the pediatric dental boards, earning her the distinction of being a board-certified pediatric dentist.
She strives to use her compassionate care to help children accumulate positive dental experiences, so that they can grow into young adults with healthy and confident smiles. She also prides herself on staying up to date on the latest techniques, materials, and technologies so that she can provide high quality, evidence-based care.
Dr. Kristina Durickas contributes to the caring, well-educated, and collaborative spirit of Cascadia Kids Dentistry, treating patients throughout Issaquah, Maple Valley and Kent with her experience working with children and their parents.
Outside of the dental office, you can find Dr. Kristina hiking, biking, and camping in the beautiful pacific northwest. When she is not in the woods, she also enjoys trying out new foods and relaxing with a good book.