Dr. Kristin Erk graduated third in her class of 208 students from Honesdale High School. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Scranton in 2000, graduating Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy. She completed her dental school education at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 2004. Dr. Erk received the E. Howell Smith award for Excellence in Prosthetic Dentistry during her studies at PENN. After graduating from dental school, she returned to the same small town where she was born and raised, to begin practicing dentistry.
Dr. Erk has practiced general dentistry locally in Honesdale, PA since 2004. She started her dental career under Dr. Lawrence Caruth at the Cherry Ridge Dental Center in 2004, and was an associate there until 2012. From 2012 until 2015, she continued her career as an associate at the Zefran Dental Group in Honesdale.
In 2015, Dr. Erk opened her own practice at 112 10th St. Honesdale, PA 18431, the former location of Sanderson Dental.
Dr. Erk's goal is to treat every patient in the most comprehensive and ethical way, while considering their unique needs and desires, in order to make their dental experience as pleasant as possible.
In her free time, Dr. Erk enjoys traveling, outdoor activities and spending time with family.