Dr. Leslie J. Paris grew up in Boulder, Colorado where she attended the University of Colorado. Dr. Paris then moved to Iowa City, Iowa where she completed her bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene at the University of Iowa. Following her graduation from the University Of Iowa College Of Dentistry in 1992, Dr. Paris completed a 2 year General Practice Residency at the Sepulveda Veterans Administration Medical Center in Sepulveda, California. Dr. Paris received her certificate in clinical Periodontics at the Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center in Indianapolis as well as her Master of Science in Dentistry from Indiana University. Since 2003, Dr. Paris has been a board-certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, a distinction shared by less than 1/3 of her peers. DR. Paris is a past president of The Larimer County Dental Society (2003-2004), as well as President of the Rocky Mountain Society of Periodontists (1998-1999). Dr. Paris has been in private practice in Fort Collins since 1997.
She continues to remain active with the dental community, as well as being involved with Larimer County’s Crossroads Safehouse. Dr. Paris enjoys spending time in the mountains with her yellow lab “Roxy”. She enjoys hiking, camping, backpacking and snowshoeing