7515 Quaker Ave.
Lubbock, TX 79424
Dr. Baker is a Virginia native but has moved throughout the United States through her service in the United States Army Dental Corps. She has been full time active duty since 2017. She is currently stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas where she is the Endodontic Mentor for the Advanced Education in General Dentistry program as well as an Assistant Professor with the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.
Prior to that Dr. Baker completed her Endodontic Residency with the US Army Advanced Education Program in Endodontics at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. She received her Masters of Science in Oral Biology from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences with her thesis in “Comparative Study in J. Morita Accutomo 170 Quality Settings on the Ability to Detect MB2 in Maxillary First and Second Molars”.
Before deciding to specialize in Endodontics, Dr. Baker completed an additional general dentistry residency by completing an Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Fort Campbell in Kentucky. To start her dental journey, Dr. Baker attended Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Considering Dr. Baker knew she wanted to pursue Dentistry from an early age, she also attended Virginia Commonwealth University for her undergraduate Bachelor’s of Science in Biology with a Chemistry minor where she graduated with University Honors. Dr. Baker has recently achieved the highest honor in Endodontics by completing the rigorous process of becoming Board Certified in Endodontics making her a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics.
When Dr. Baker isn’t working she enjoys spending time with her family and her beautiful Goldendoodle.