Meet the Surgeon
DR. TARA VALIQUETTE
Owner of Kanata Oral Surgery
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, D.M.D, Dip OMFS, FRCD (C)
Dr. Valiquette earned a Bachelor of Science Honours degree from Queen’s University and obtained her dental degree from the University of Connecticut School of Dental medicine. She completed a full scope residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from the University of North Carolina. She received several awards during her training including the Veteran’s Affairs Dental Service Certificate of Appreciation in 2008, Professional and Academic Achievement Award in 2006, and Horace Wells Award in 2006. Dr. Valiquette practiced as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in North Carolina prior to returning home to Canada. She is a Fellow in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Dr. Valiquette specializes in wisdom teeth removal, complicated extractions and dental implant placement. She is passionate about providing surgical procedures in a caring and healing environment.