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Dr. Kristine L. Grace

Dr. Guillermo E. Chacon

Diplomates, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Kristine Grace DDS, MS, PS

Dr. GraceDr. Grace is a Tacoma native. She attended Bellarmine Preparatory and later went on to the University of Notre Dame. After graduating from Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, she returned to Seattle and attended the University of Washington where she received her Doctorate in Dental Surgery, as well as a certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Furthermore, she completed a Master’s of Science in Oral Biology at the University of Washington focusing her thesis on Oral Cancer.

She began her private practice in Puyallup after identifying the area was at need for advanced care in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. She later started The Puyallup Oral and Facial Surgery Center recruiting her colleagues to assist in the growing practice and to diversify the type of treatment offered in the area. The new state of the art facility opening in 2009 will offer the highest quality of care in a friendly, caring environment. The facility offers full scope oral and facial surgery with a 3D CT scanner and hospital suite surgical rooms.

Dr. Grace is Board Certified in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the American Society of Dental Anesthesia. She is currently on staff at the University of Washington, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery as an Affiliate Associate Instructor.

Dr. Grace is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Washington State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Western Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Facial Surgeons, American Dental Association, Pierce County Dental Society, and the American Society of Dental Anesthesia.

Dr. Grace lives in Puyallup with her husband, Dr. Mark Grace and her three children Joshua, Kathleen, and Nicholas.