My journey in dentistry started as a dental assistant and I knew that dentistry was meant for me. As a dental hygienist I enjoy educating my patients about their dental health and building relationships with them.
I love being a dental hygienist because I get the opportunity to educate my patients about their dental health and build trusting relationships with them. Not a day goes by that I don’t feel like I am making a difference in my patients lives.
“I absolutely love being a hygienist! I enjoy educating my patients on how to take care of their mouths and why it is important. Working in general dentistry allows me to work with so many different people from pediatrics to geriatrics and allows me to use may range of skills as a hygienist. I take great pride in being a hygienist and wake up excited every day to go to work. Some people search their entire lives to find their passion, I am lucky my passion is dental hygiene.”
“I enjoy being a dental hygienist because I get to meet so many different people of all ages and backgrounds. Educating people on oral health is one of the most important things someone can do for another and I get to do it everyday.”
" I enjoy being a dental hygienist because it gives me the opportunity to treat patients with empathy and care in order to build a foundation of trust to positively impact their oral health."
"I enjoy being a dental hygienist because I love interacting and establishing relationships with my patients. Teaching patients how to properly care for their oral health has become a passion of mine. Talking with patients and enjoying our time together, even if for a quick moment, brings joy to my job."
"I enjoy interacting with patients and being part of a dental team that delivers quality care!"
I enjoy being a dental assistant because I like helping people achieve healthy smiles. It is fulfilling to see the transformations and how much patients appreciate the work we do
"I like being a dental assistant because I enjoy getting to know my patients and being able to help them feel comfortable while being at the office."
"I love working in the dental field and have been assisting for over 32 years. I just love working with people."
I love being a dental assistant because I love connecting with my patients, delivering quality care and putting their fears at ease.
“I have been in the dental field for over 6 years. I feel the work I do every day makes a difference to the people who live in our community. I know when I go home that I truly did something meaningful and important”
Our patients are like family and I look forward to seeing them each day!
I have been in dentistry for over 6 years and enjoy being able to help patients coordinate their care and finances. I couldn’t have asked for nicer patients and a better practice to be a part of than The Smile Zone.
I have been in the dental field for over 14 years. I enjoy the interaction I have with our patients. I love to learn their names and about their lives so that they feel welcome and more comfortable when they come in
“As insurance and billing coordinator I work with patients and help them navigate the confusing world of dental insurance. I strive to help them get the dental treatment then need by maximizing their dental insurance benefits”
"I feel that my many years as a dental hygienist are beneficial to me as practice administrator, allowing me to have a better understanding of what makes a dental office work in harmony. My relationships with patients are important to me, and I hope that as practice administrator I can continue to ensure that all of our patients have the best experience possible, whether it be with our clinical staff or front office. I am always willing to learn more and take on new challenges in order better myself and our office."