Dr. Cristina Baens is a specialist in pediatric & adolescent dentistry.
Dr. Baens sees patients at our clinic at 1244 Boylston Street in Chestnut Hill. She is also responsible for hospital dentistry.
Dr. Baens is a pediatric dentist with over 15 years of experience. Dr. Baens was awarded a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Medicine and Master of Science in Dentistry, all from the Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Baens was on the faculty of Boston University Goldman School of Dentistry, where she participated in the instruction and supervision of undergraduate dental students and postdoctoral pediatric dentistry residents (Boston University Postdoctoral Program in Pediatric Dentistry). She also supervised the pediatric residents in the clinic and the operating room at Franciscan Hospital for Children.
Following Boston University, Dr. Baens was on the faculty of the Lutheran Medical Center Pediatric Dental Residency in Providence, RI, where she supervised the clinical and operating room training at St. Joseph Hospital for Specialty Care.
Dr. Baens is interested and devoted to the dental care of special needs patients as well, and continues to provide care for them at Franciscan Hospital for Children.
In her free time, Dr. Baens loves reading, art appreciation, cooking, exercising, yoga and taking relaxing nature trips. Her love for children is not limited to their dental care. With her degree in Psychology, she was a pre-school teacher for toddlers prior to dental school getting so much joy seeing the toddlers sing their first alphabet to completion. Her love for children continues in her dental practice. Dr. Baens is committed to providing utmost oral health care to her pediatric patients in a manner that is most enjoyable, relaxing and pleasant to them.