Laura is our Dental Hygiene Team Leader and is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Tarrant County Junior College in 1998 with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science. Laura has worked in the dental field as a dental assistant since 1988 and as a Registered Dental Hygienist since 1998. She was the recipient of the Texas Dental Hygienist Scholarship in 1998.
Laura was born in Irving, Texas and grew up in Sherman, Texas. She joined The Dentist of Allen in September of 1999 as a Registered Dental Hygienist. Laura continues to further her knowledge every year by maintaining at least 12 hours of continuing education courses that are technical or scientific with significant intellectual or practical content and are designed to directly enhance knowledge and skill in providing clinical care. She is also certified in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation & Basic Life Support Training. Laura has successfully completed the Jurisprudence Assessment for Licensure with the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners and has successfully completed the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, AIDS Training, CDC Infection Control Guidelines, and Waste Management. She is certified in Radiology, Pit & Fissure Sealants, and Nitrous Oxide Monitoring.
Laura stays on the front of advancements in dental hygiene to provide the best quality dental care available to all her patients. She lives in here in Allen, Texas and enjoys traveling, computers, word games, and crafts..