Dr. Allison Dowd is a Wisconsin native, growing up in Milwaukee. After earning her dental degree from Marquette University in 2001, she earned her certificate in pediatric dentistry from The Children’s Hospital in Denver, Colorado in 2003.
Dr. Allison joined Children’s Dental Center of Madison in 2003, where she found partners that shared in her philosophy of providing excellent dental care to children and adolescents.
Madison has become a great home for Dr. Allison. She enjoys the outdoors and family time with her husband and two children.
Dr. Allison is a member of the American Dental Association, Wisconsin Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Wisconsin Society of Pediatric Dentists, Dane County Dental Society, and the Pierre Fauchard Academy. She is also a Diplomat and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and serves as a trustee on the Dane County Dental Board, as the pediatric lead for the WDA Mission of Mercy, and on the Dean Medical Clinic cleft lip and palate team.
In addition, Dr. Allison is involved in the education of dentists at several levels. At the Max Pohle Dental Clinic at Meriter Hospital, she serves as chief of pediatric dentistry and is involved in the training of the residents. She has given lectures through the WDA for the Dental Home, and through Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin for treating patients with special needs.