Meet Dr Cara Wiewiora
Cara L. Wiewiora, D.M.D., M.S.D. was born and raised in Longwood, FL. While at Rock Lake Middle School, she received her orthodontic treatment from Dr. Richard Dunn. She attended Lake Mary High School where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She went on to receive a B.S. degree from the University of Florida and graduated Cum Laude with a major in Food Science and Human Nutrition.
Wanting to continue as a Florida Gator, she received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Florida College of Dentistry. During her time at the University of Florida College of Dentistry, she graduated Magna Cum Laude and was awarded the Dr. Carroll G. Bennett Award for Academic Excellence in Pediatric Dentistry and The American College of Dentists Students Ethics Award. She was also inducted into the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society.
Following her dream to become an orthodontist, Dr. Wiewiora completed her orthodontic residency at Louisiana State University, with a Certificate in Orthodontics and a Master of Science in Dentistry. She was awarded the J. Jerome Hebert Award for Outstanding Resident, the LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry Research Day award, and the James P. Bordelon, D.D.S. Memorial Award for Clinical Excellence in Orthodontics. During her orthodontic training, Dr. Wiewiora performed research on reducing the development of white spot lesions during orthodontic treatment and her paper has been published in the Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry journal.
Dr. Wiewiora is a highly experienced and skilled orthodontist – loving to create beautiful and life-changing smiles, getting to know each patient and family personally, and continuing to learn by staying up to date with the latest orthodontic technology and techniques. Her goal is to provide exceptional orthodontic results in a comfortable and caring atmosphere.
When Dr. Wiewiora is not perfecting smiles, she enjoys spending time with her wonderful husband, Lee, who is also a native of Longwood, FL. She also enjoys experiencing everything that beautiful Central Florida has to offer, traveling, making memories with family and friends, reading, cooking and cheering on the Gators.
Dr. Wiewiora’s Professional Affiliations:
- American Association of Orthodontists
- American Dental Association
- Southern Association of Orthodontists
- Florida Dental Association