Dr. Laura Bowman grew up in Penticton, BC. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Victoria on Vancouver Island. She then went on to earn her dental degree at UBC in Vancouver where she received the College of Dental Surgeons of BC Gold Medal award for graduating first in her class. Once her studies were complete she moved home to the Okanagan to be close to family and enjoy the Okanagan lifestyle.
Dr. Bowman actively pursues further education in many areas of dentistry. She is a member of the Kois Centre for Advanced Dental Learning in Seattle, Washington as well as the FORCE Orthodontic continuing education program based in Michigan.
Dr. Bowman enjoys volunteering and has provided volunteer dental services in Siem Reap, Cambodia at the Angkor Hospital for Children, in Fortaleza, Brazil as well as in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. She looks forward to future opportunities to lend her time and skills to underserved communities.
When she is not at work, Dr. Bowman enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and playing soccer.