Meet Dr. Kate Lambert

 

Dr. Kate Lambert grew up in the Triangle and moved to her husband’s hometown of Winston-Salem following residency. She loves everything about pediatric dentistry, especially building relationships with the patients and their families. It is a joy to be able to celebrate all the little milestones with her patients as they grow throughout their time in her care. 

Dr. Kate graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with her Doctorate of Dental Surgery. She then attended the University of Florida-Shands Hospital for her residency and Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry.

During residency, Dr. Kate specialized in comprehensive pediatric dentistry, as well as infant oral health, working with children with special healthcare needs, and children with craniofacial anomalies. In her last year of residency, she was awarded the Mary J. Hauk Memorial Scholarship through the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association. This competitive scholarship is awarded to one specialist a year in their field; Dr. Kate received it for her research and work within the team environment. She is board certified by and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Currently, Dr. Kate is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Dentistry/Department of Plastic Surgery and serves on the WFBMC Craniofacial Team. She is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor on the faculty at UNC-Chapel Hill and loves going back to UNC and spending time with the dental students.

Dr. Kate loves being part of and contributing to the wellness of the Triad area, participating in and supporting many community organizations. She currently serves on the Board of the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Winston Salem. She also works closely with the greater birth community in the Triad area to provide team based care for infants and children with tongue-tie/lip-tie. 

Dr. Kate is committed to continuing education and is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, North Carolina Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Forsyth County Dental Society, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, and American Laser Study Club.

When not seeing patients, Dr. Kate is most often found with her husband Trey, their two young children, Ransome and Fletcher Louise, and Harper, their dog. They enjoy trips to the mountains, time with family and friends, and activities with their church and community as well.