Dr. Paulsen was born and raised in Omaha, NE and moved to the Kansas City area in 2019. She completed her undergradute studies at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition. It was during her undergraduate studies where she became interested in dentistry. She went on to earn her DDS from the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Dr. Paulsen's love for dentistry allows her the opportunity to really get to know patients and establish lasting relationships. She genuinely cares about everyone’s well-being and makes efforts to show that in her dental work. She is passionate about education, prevention and early intervention in a caring environment where you and your choices matter.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Paulsen enjoys spending time with friends and family, especially while exploring new places in Kansas City. She loves reading, traveling, attending concerts, and of course, cheering on the Huskers and Chiefs! Dr. Paulsen is an active member of the American Dental Association, Kansas Dental Association, and Kansas City 5th District Dental Society.