Dr. Jamie Kaufer was born and raised in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania and is an alumnus of the Hempfield Area School District graduating class of 2009. In 2013, she obtained her B.S. in Neuroscience and B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Pittsburgh, where she also received her D.M.D. and Master of Public Health degree in 2017. She completed her Pediatric Dentistry training and Master of Science in Oral Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2019. Her passion for early intervention and prevention led her to the field of pediatrics. She is committed to treating her patients with compassion and hopes to address their specific challenges when it comes to oral health. Dr. Kaufer is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Pennsylvania Dental Association, the Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania, and the Chicago Dental Society. When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Kaufer enjoys spending time with her fiancé, Tyler and their two kitties Cookie and Puff, teaching, making pottery, cooking, cheering on Pittsburgh sports teams, traveling, and exploring the city of Pittsburgh.