Born in Montreal, Dr. Karen Davis graduated from the University of Guelph with an Honours Bachelor’s degree with specialization in Human Kinetics and a Master of Science degree in Human Biology with an emphasis in Cardiovascular and Exercise Physiology. While attending university, Karen was an accomplished athlete, lettering in basketball for five years, participating in two Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) National Women’s Basketball Championships, and was a member of Canada’s National Basketball Program.
Dr. Davis received her dental degree in 2006 from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, University of Southern California, earning acceptance into the Alpha Omega Epsilon National Dental Fraternity, an honour reserved for the top 10 percent of the graduating class. Upon graduation, she also received the Bernard Levin Award as the top student in Removable Prosthodontics, as well as the overall Top Senior Dental Student Award.
In addition to her formal training, Dr. Davis has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education over the past years, maintaining herself on the cutting-edge of dental techniques, technology, and materials. In 2007, she completed an executive MBA and became a certified premier Invisalign® provider. Most notable was her contribution as a chief beta tester in the technological aspects of CEREC® (crown in one visit) computer aided-computer-designed dental software and as a clinical CEREC® mentor at the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry in Scottsdale, Arizona. During her time in Los Angeles, Dr. Davis was awarded the Best in LA Esthetic Dentistry Award in 2008, 2009, and 2010, as well as being honoured on “Best in LA” TV on KCAL9.
Dr. Davis’ particular areas of emphasis are in esthetic, restorative, and implant dentistry, from thin, natural-looking porcelain veneers to full-mouth rehabilitation. From a “tooth in an hour” to all-on four “teeth in a day,” Dr. Davis provides her patients with the most advanced, comprehensive dental care available today.
Outside of the office, Dr. Davis enjoys spending time with her two sons, Julien and Rhys. They both keep her busy travelling with hockey and soccer year-round!