Meet the Doctor
Pediatric dentist Kate Kiguradze DDS, MPH
Dr. Kate Kiguradze is a board certified pediatric dentist. She is the founder of Darien Pediatric dentistry. Originally from Tbilisi, Georgia, she received her first dental degree from Tbilisi State Medical University. In 1999 Dr. Kate completed a general practice residency training at Georgian-German dental clinic Unident-Ross. Upon moving to United States with her family, Dr. Kate attended Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, where she was awarded her degree as Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) in 2006. In June of 2007 Dr. Kiguradze completed a general practice residency program at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center. While still at Montefiore hospital, she continued her training at a 2 year pediatric dental residency program, receiving a specialty certificate in pediatric dentistry. During her residency at Montefiore, through affiliation with Rose F. Kennedy Childrens’ Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center, Dr. Kiguradze received an extensive training in caring for children with special needs.
As a pediatric dentist and a mother, Dr. Kate understands the importance of creating a warm, welcoming, friendly dental home for children of all ages from infancy through adolescence. She thrives to provide the highest quality dental care while treating every child as her own.
Dr.Kiguradze is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric dentistry. She is a recipient of Richard Pugh Achievement Award for outstanding performance on the American Board of Pediatric dentistry qualifying examination in May 2009. She recently obtained a Master’s degree in public health at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Heath. She is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dentistry at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, Section of Population Oral Health.
- American Academy of Pediatric dentistry
- American Board of Pediatric dentistry
- American Dental Association
- CT State Dental Association
- Stamford Dental Society