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Dr. Dora Flores

Dr. Dora FloresDr. Dora Flores was born in Managua, Nicaragua. She moved with her family to Ottawa when she was eight years old, but returned to Nicaragua after finishing high school. She went on to get her dental degree, and after graduating in 2002, she worked for one year as a DDS in Nicaragua. After that year, she decided to return to Ottawa where she worked as a dental assistant for 3 years.

When she was accepted into the highly competitive International Dentist Degree Program at the University of Manitoba, she made the move out to Winnipeg. She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree in 2008, and subsequently worked in Manitoba for 3 years.

In 2011 Dr. Flores decided to move back to Ottawa to be closer to her family and has since been working with Sedation Dental Group. She has completed an advanced dental training course in IV Sedation from the Georgia Medical College in Augusta, Georgia. She has also volunteered with aboriginal communities in Manitoba, been on humanitarian mission trips to Nicaragua, travelled to Korea and China, and enjoys being a mom to her two year old son, Alexander.