Dr. Lavigne maintains a private, fee-for-service practice in the suburbs of Boston that she started from scratch in 2014. Her practice focuses on interdisciplinary complex care and esthetics.
Dr. Lavigne is passionate about continuing education and takes 150 hours on average per year. She's always working to improve and provide exceptional dentistry, and wants to motivate her peers to do the same in an effort to elevate the field as a whole. She feels fortunate to have been mentored towards excellence by some of the best in the industry early in her career, and wants to give new graduates the tools to work towards a path of fulfillment in the field.
Dr. Lavigne is a lecturer and author on dental esthetics. She is a contributing author for Spear Digest and has been published in journals such as Inside Dentistry and Dentistry IQ. She is the secretary and treasurer of the New England Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and a board member of the Affiliates Committee of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. She was recently awarded "Top 40 under 40 in Dentistry" by Incisal Edge Magazine.
Dr. Lavigne's memberships include the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Academy of General Dentistry (for which she was awarded fellowship), the Pierre Fauchard Academy (for which she was awarded fellowship), the American Dental Association, and Omicron Kappa Upsilon national honor society. She is also a Visiting Faculty member and Faculty Club member at Spear Education.
Dr. Lavigne earned degrees in Biology and Theology from Creighton University, and her doctorate at the University of Connecticut.