El Dr. Kaaren Vargas nació en Lima, Perú, y se trasladó a los EE.UU. a una edad muy joven.
Completó su formación pediátrica dental especial, en el año 1992 en el Centro Dental Eastman en Rochester, Nueva York y un doctorado en 1998 en la Universidad de Iowa. Ella se convirtió en un miembro de pleno derecho profesores de tiempo en la Universidad de Departamento de Odontología Pediátrica Iowa ese mismo año. Ella se convirtió en un dentista pediátrico certificado por la Junta en 2000.
Durante sus 10 años en el personal, que era director del programa graduado, dirigió el programa de sedación y enseñó numerosas clases en la odontología cosmética y ortodoncia en niños de intercepción. También ha dado numerosas conferencias tanto a nivel nacional como internacional.
El Dr. Vargas es también muy activo en odontología pediátrica organizada. Ella es ex-presidente de la Junta Americana de Odontología Pediátrica, ella se sienta en numerosos comités de la Academia Americana de Odontología Pediátrica y es actualmente uno de los miembros de la junta de la Junta Dental del Estado de Iowa.
Cuando ella no está con sus maravillosas pacientes y el personal, el Dr. Vargas le gusta pasar tiempo con su marido, Drew, sus hijos Sebastián y Cecilia y sus niños del paso, Schyler y Shawn.
"El cuidado de los niños y sus necesidades es lo más importante para mí."
-Dr. Kaaren Vargas
Kaaren Vargas DDS, PhD, Certificado dentista pediátrico
Certificado por la Junta, Junta Americana de Odontología Pediátrica
Miembro de la Academia Americana de Odontología Pediátrica
Residencia pediátrica y DDS, Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, NY
GPR, Universidad de Iowa Hospitales y Clínicas Iowa City, IA
PhD Universidad de Iowa
Academia Americana de Odontología Pediátrica
Asociación Dental Americana
Sociedad de Iowa de Odontología Pediátrica
Asociación Dental de Iowa
1998-2007 Profesor Asociado de Pediatría Odontología de la Universidad de Iowa, Iowa City, IA
1994-1998 Doctorado Ciencias Oral Universidad de Iowa
1990-1992 Odontopediatría Residencia, Rochester, NY
1988-1990 Private Practice Limitado a la odontología pediátrica, Lima, Perú
I currently reside in Coralville and enjoy spending free time visiting family and friends, both near and far. I am honored to have been a part of Corridor Kids Pediatric Dentistry from the beginning and look forward to being a part of the future success of such a warm, friendly and fun practice!
My name is Tanya, I live in West Branch. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I'm always up for an adventure and I love to try new things. I am a dental assistant as well as an office assistant. I've been at Corridor Kids since the beginning and wouldn't change it for anything!
I recently relocated from Kansas City to the Iowa City area with my husband Neil and our son Max. I grew up on a farm in southeastern Iowa. I'm glad to be back in my home state. I enjoy reading, baking, and spending as much time as possible with my family. Im excited to be a part of the Corridor Kids team!
Hi, my name is Gabby. I reside in Louisa County IA with my family. I recently starting working at CKPD. I enjoy reading, traveling and spending time with my family. I love having the opportunity to work in the spa and at the front desk. I greatly enjoy seeing the smiles of everyone when the CKPD Spa services are offered to them.
Hello! My name is Claudia. I currently live in Cedar Rapids but am originally from Ottumwa IA. My family is from Costa Rica, therefore I really enjoy warm weather and the beach and I speak spanish! Summertime is my favorite season! During my free time I enjoy traveling, kickboxing, hanging out with family and friends, and attending Hawkeye Football games! I chose pediatric dentistry because I am always on my toes, every kiddo has an awesome story to tell me, and it always put a huge CKPD smile on my face!! :)
Hi, my name is Tiffany. I live in Cedar Rapids with my husband and 4 kiddos. I love spending time with my family and friends. My favorite time of the year is the summer time, I enjoy being outside boating, skiing, going on walks with my kids, going to hawkeye games, and shopping! Working at CKPD is great. The kids have so much energy and each kiddo has a new fun story to tell!
Check back soon to hear from Barbra our dental hygienist!
I'm Maggie and I work at Corridor Kids also! I'm a 5 year old lemon Beagle. I love to mingle around the office and visit with patients. If your looking for me, I have a tendency to follow my Mom Dr Vargas around. Make sure you stop by and say hello next time your in for a visit!
My name is Nix, I am a 4 year old Bichon. I have really soft fur and would love to let you pet me with assistance from one of our staff. I like to nap frequently and chew on bones in my Mom's office.
Hi, my name is Aysia. I've lived in Cedar Rapids my whole life. I currently live with my boyfriend Austin and my fur baby O.D. Things I like to do outside of work are going to the beach, tubing and taking my dog the dog park. I worked with kiddos through out college & am excited that I get to work with them as a career now, I love it!
Hey guys! My name is Kyleigh. I grew up in the Solon and Tipton areas, but currently live in Iowa City with my two hedgehogs! I love spending time with my family and friends, boating, shopping, going on crazy adventures, the Hawkeyes, and of course the Chicago Cubs! The reason I chose to work in pediatrics is because each kiddo has their own fun unique personality and hearing them tell me about the things they love and are passionate about makes my day 10x better. They keep me on my toes and I wouldn't have it any other way!
Hi my name is Maddy short for Madison. I currently live in Cedar Rapids but am originally from Lowden IA. Things I love to do outside of work are going to the beach, traveling with my friends, hanging out with my family and staying super active with running and lifting. I have always loved to be around kids because there is never a dull moment with their big imaginations. I'm super excited to have a career with the wonderful CKPD Team!
Please check back soon to learn about Stephanie!