Dr. Lauren Whitehurst was raised in Pensacola, Florida. She attended California State University, Sacramento where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Dr. Whitehurst earned her dental degree from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. She enjoys art and art history and believes dentistry allows her to use science and creativity to assist patients in achieving a healthy smile.
Dr. Whitehurst is a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists as well as a fellow of Academy Of Implant Prosthodontics. She is also a member of the American Association of Endodontics, Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Dentistry, and Minnesota Dental Association.
In her free time Dr. Whitehurst enjoys spending time with her fiancé Alex and her cats and dog; Charlie, Davey, Elsa and Mayze.