Meghanne Kruizenga

Pediatric Dentist


Personal Biography

Dr. Kruizenga has been practicing dentistry since 2007. In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her husband, Justin, and their boxer, Nala. She also enjoys reading books, cooking new and exciting meals, and hosting friends and family.

DDS

Loma Linda University School of Dentistry; Loma Linda, CA

Residency

Pediatric Dentistry, Loma Linda University; Loma Linda, CA

Specialty Certificate

Pediatric Dentistry

MSD

Advanced education in pediatric dentistry, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry; Loma Linda, CA

BS

Psychobiology, La Sierra University; Riverside, CA

Quotes

“I have an unrelenting passion to provide the highest quality dental services to every child I see. I welcome the challenges that pediatric dentistry provides and enjoy gaining the confidence and trust of an apprehensive patient while guiding their development. My hope is for every child to feel comfortable, calm, and cared for when they visit our office.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Kruizenga’s favorite book is To Kill a Mockingbird. Her favorite stations on TV are the Food Network and HGTV. Her favorite movie is Charlotte’s Web. For vacation, her favorite destination is Kauai, Hawaii.

Professional Association

American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Tri-County Dental Society, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Volunteer Experience

Give Kids A Smile, Project KIND, Clinic with a Heart, dental service mission trips to Honduras and the Turks and Caicos Islands

Awards

International College of Dentists Leadership Award, American Academy of Oral Medicine Award for Excellence and Achievement in Oral Medicine

Achievements

Magna cum laude, dean’s list in dental school