Dr. Lori Paires is certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and focuses on preventive dental care. Despite being serious about fighting cavities, she enjoys trying to make each child’s dental experience fun.
After a career in client services in Boston, Dr. Paires decided to pursue dentistry to escape the confines of a desk and interact with people on a more personal level. She subsequently graduated from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. While in dental school, Dr. Paires participated in a number of outreach programs that included visits to such countries as Jamaica and the Dominican Republic.
Dr. Paires completed her pediatric residency program and served as chief resident during her last year at Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY/Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Her training has given her extensive experience in all aspects of pediatric dental care, including infants and patients with special needs.
Dr. Paires grew up in Connecticut but now she enjoys living in Manhattan. Her hobbies include staying current on pop culture, traveling, and enjoying good food.