Dr. Katherine Townsend is Delaware native, originally from Middletown, DE. She received her BA in Biological Sciences from the University of Delaware. Dr. Townsend continued her education at the Temple University School of Dentistry where she also completed a mission trip to Jamaica, providing dental care to those in need.
After dental school, she was accepted into the Christiana Care General Practice Residency program in Wilmington, DE. After Katherine completed her training, Dr. Townsend worked for several years at Westside family Healthcare, a non-profit organization dedicated to treating the underserved communities.
Dr. Townsend continues to stay active in the community by working as a contracted dentist for the military, providing exams and treatment to service men and women of the Delaware Air National Guard. Dr. Townsend is also on the teaching staff of both the Christiana Care Residency Program as well as Delcastle Vocational High School.
Dr. Townsend’s Approach as a Delaware Dentist
In order to better serve her patients, Dr. Townsend stays current in the field of dentistry with continuing education courses. Including advanced courses at the Spear Education Institute. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry and the Delaware State Dental Society.
When Not Being a Delaware Dentist
Outside of the office, Dr. Townsend can be found running, biking or traveling with her husband.