Dr. Kristen Kilgore began her career by attending Western Virginia University and then graduating from Eastern Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She then completed a Master of Business Administration degree at Eastern Michigan University in 2010. During her time as an undergraduate student, she was awarded a full athletic scholarship to play Division 1 basketball. Dr. Kilgore then went on to attend the University of Michigan School of Dentistry where she was in the top ten percent of graduate students academically. During her final years in dental school, she participated in mission trips to Jamaica, performing hundreds of extractions for underprivileged people. She also frequently volunteered with Give Kids a Smile Day by providing free dental care to local, underserved children between the ages of five and twelve. After finishing dental school in 2014, Dr. Kilgore completed an oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at Brookdale Hospital and Medical Center in Brooklyn. Dr. Kilgore is happy to be a part of the Riccobene Associates team and loves working with patients and practicing general dentistry every day.