Dr. Cristina Ghibu D.M.D. was born in Sibiu, Romania. Her family moved to Southern California in 1988, where she lived until coming to Cleveland in 2011. Cristina graduated from Brea Olinda high school in 2004 and continued her undergraduate education at California State University Fullerton. She graduated with a degree in molecular biology and biotechnology in 2009. Following in her mother's footsteps, she then attended Case Western School of Dental Medicine and graduate in 2015. Immediately following dental school, she began her career at Ashtabula Dental Associates.

At home, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, family and friends, traveling, drawing. When it's not raining or snowing, she enjoys playing tennis. She is also an animal lover, and has a puppy and kitten she adores. She is also fully convinced that she will never be able to adapt to Ohio winters.

Professionally, she believes education is an ongoing commitment and looks forward to continuing her studies in cosmetic and esthetic dentistry, among other topics. She believes dentistry to be a combination of both an art and a science, one that helps create confidence and self-esteem in others. Dr. Ghibu is a member of the Ohio Dental Association and the American Dental Association.