Registered Dental Hygienist
Melissa, our Registered Dental Hygienist, graduated from Shawnee State University in 1998 with her degree in dental hygiene and is licensed by the Ohio State Dental Board. Melissa enjoys educating her patients about their oral hygiene and the importance of regular visits to the dentist to maintain good oral health.
She is responsible for examining patients' teeth and gums to check for periodontal health, taking x-rays for a thorough evaluation of dental health, and removing hard and soft deposits from the teeth. Melissa also provides specialized periodontal therapy such as root planing, and applying anti-cavity agents such as fluoride and sealants to teeth.
Melissa’s friendly personality and gentle touch will allow you to relax and feel comfortable no matter how long it’s been since your last visit to the dentist.