Meet The Doctor

Dr. Krista Lerner

Dr. Krista Lerner, originally from Wisconsin, has always been a frequent visitor and had a love for Colorado. She graduated from the University of Minnesota – School of Dentistry in 2009 and subsequently completed a General Practice Hospital residency at the U of MN where she gained an immense amount of experience in multifaceted dental treatment.  She then spent a year at LSU University Hospital in New Orleans gaining more oral surgery experience prior to completing her four years of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency at the University of Missouri – Kansas City.

Dr. Lerner is fully trained in dentoalveolar surgery, dental implants, oral pathology, facial trauma, orthognathic, reconstructive, and TMJ surgery. She has also had the opportunity to spend time abroad in India and Mexico treating cleft lips and palates and dental pain in children and adults.

Dr. Lerner is Board Certified with the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.  She is member of the Colorado Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Association, and the Colorado State Dental Association.  Additionally, in residency she was an active member of the OMS political action committee and AAOMS resident organization.

Dr. Lerner practices the full scope of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, and has particular clinical interest in dentoalveoloar surgery and dental implants. Dr. Lerner resides in Lafayette, CO with her husband Zack, son Max, and two dogs Murphy and Millie.