Dr. Nicole Loughlin earned her Bachelors degree from Cornell and Texas Tech University. Dr. Loughlin attended both campuses on tennis scholarships. She earned her Bachelors degree in biology and chemistry in 1999. From 1999 to 2003 she attended the University of Texas Health Science Center School of Dentistry in San Antonio and received her D.D.S. She achieved numerous awards for both clinical and academic excellence as well as completing an externship in pediatric dentistry at Baylor University.Dr. Loughlin practiced in her home town of Lubbock, as well as Tucson, AZ before joining our team at little smiles Dentistry for Children. Dr. Loughlin's husband is also a graduate of UTHSCSA Dental School. He is now in private practice as a prosthodontist in San Antonio.When not at the office, Dr. Loughlin enjoys gardening and mountain biking. She also loves hiking with her beautiful Golden Retrievers, Sierra and Sadie.Dr. Loughlin is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.