Abaco Dental Associates welcomes Dr. Kristen Darville, Pedodontist Specializing in children's dentistry, Dr. Darville sees patients as early as 12 months old for exams. Other services on children to adulthood include fillings, pulpotomies, extractions, stainless steel crowns & space maintainers.
Dr Ricardo Crawford-General Dentist fillings . implants . extraction . root canal treatment . crowns/bridges\n\nGiselle D. Knowles- Dental Hygienist dental cleaning . exam . X-rays . sealants . fluoride treatment . whitening Dr. Kristen Darville was born and raised in Nassau, Bahamas. She graduated from Queen‚Äôs College in 1998 and moved to Nashville, Tennessee where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Fisk University. There she graduated with honors (Magna Cum Laude) and was inducted into the Beta Kappa Chi National Scientific honor society.¬† Dr. Darville attended dental school at Meharry Medical College and decided early on that her passion was working with children. She received numerous awards and scholarships including the ‚American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Outstanding Student Award.‚Upon graduation in 2006, she went on to specialize in Pediatric Dentistry at Metrohealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Darville became a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist in 2010 by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Since has served as an Attending pediatric dentist at Metrohealth Medical Center, and Chairman of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at her Alma Mater Meharry Medical College.
Dr. Darville recently returned to Nassau. As a specialist she is dedicated to educating the public about the pediatric dentistry: how a positive experience at the dentist can create lasting memories; and the importance of starting early and developing good oral health practices that can be beneficial through adulthood. ¬†She is a member many organizations including the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Bahamas Dental Association, the American Dental Association and the National Dental Association. When she is not working with children, she enjoys travelling, hanging with friends and family and surfing the internet.