Dr. Kristen Vlagos joined our practice in 2016, and we’re delighted welcome her to the Ivory Dental team! Dr. Vlagos was drawn to dentistry for its technical challenges and the opportunity to improve the quality of her patients’ oral health. Dr. Vlagos graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology. She earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she was named to the Omicron Kappa Upsilon honor society. Dr. Vlagos went on to complete a three year residency specializing in implant and reconstructive dentistry, earning a certificate in prosthodontics and a Master of Oral Science degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She enjoys working with patients of all ages and needs, and she specializes in implants, dentures, bridges and crowns. Dr. Vlagos is also an associate clinical professor at UIC. She is a native of Downers Grove, Illinois and enjoys spending time with her husband and pets.