Dr. Cory Kuyk is a native of Greenville, SC.  She has always loved the Blue Ridge mountains, escaping the summer heat on weekends with her family to hike and relax at the lake from an early age.  She studied Microbiology at Clemson University where she pondered a career as a microbiologist in the craft brewing industry, but ultimately continued her education at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry to earn her DMD.  Dr. Kuyk is passionate about cosmetic dentistry, biomimetic principles of dentistry, and temoromadibular joint disorder management and has completed continuing education courses in these and other areas.  Dr. Kuyk loves cooking and appreciating good food, so she will likely ask what your favorite restaurant is.  She also enjoys traveling with her husband Dan, spending time at Lake Summit with family and trail running.