Doctor Kristin Lucas Huber is an Atlanta native, having graduated from The Lovett School. Dr. Huber comes from a family of dentists and always knew that she wanted to pursue a career in dentistry.
Dr. Huber is committed to providing quality orthodontic treatment while exceeding her patients’ and their parents’ expectations with fantastic results. While she has a strong focus on clinical excellence, Dr. Huber also enjoys helping both children and adults to have a positive and fun orthodontic experience. She finds enhancing her patients’ lives with a beautiful smile to be very rewarding.
Education and Experience
After graduating from Lovett, Dr. Huber completed her undergraduate studies at Vanderbilt University. Upon graduation, Dr. Huber entered Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. There she received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine and completed her residency in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics.
Dr. Huber finished at the top of her class and received several distinctions for merit and service. She was presented with The American Equilibration Society Senior Award for excellence in temporomandibular disorders as well as the prestigious American College of Dentists Award. The American College of Dentists is the oldest national honorary society for dentists. It recognizes outstanding leadership and exceptional contributions to dentistry and society.
Dr. Huber’s formal education in orthodontics has provided her with a strong foundation of knowledge and experience. By regularly participating in continuing education, she is able to stay current on the latest technology and orthodontic treatments. Continuing education allows Dr. Huber to provide her patients with more options and better results.
She is also a member of several professional associations that provide her with many opportunities for continuing education, including the American Association of Orthodontics, Southern Association of Orthodontics, American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, and the Northern District Dental Society.
Commitment to the Community
Working in this community has provided Dr. Huber the opportunity to meet so many wonderful people. She enjoys getting to know all her diverse patients and building relationships with them that last long after treatment is complete. Dr. Huber is on staff at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta where she provides care to children with oro-facial deformities. She also volunteers at the Ben Massell dental clinic that provides dental care for underprivileged patients in the Atlanta metro area.
Dr. Huber joined West Paces Ferry Orthodontics in the summer of 2008. She is happy to be a part of this wonderful and lively practice, where she enjoys treating both children and adults.