Dr. Katrina Kontaxis received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the University of Montréal in 2012. She then went on to pursue a residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. During her residency, she participated in research and presented at conferences across the United States. She also remained active in the community, volunteering at the YNHH Head and Neck Cancer Screening and at the Connecticut Mission of Mercy. During her training, Dr. Kontaxis received multiple awards, including the Aldis-Bernard prize from l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec.
Dr. Katrina Kontaxis is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and an active member of the Canadian Dental Association (CDA) and American Associations of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS).
In addition to practicing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Katrina Kontaxis teaches oral surgery at the University of Montreal. Her fields of expertise are dentoalveolar surgery, oral and maxillofacial pathology and implantology.