Registered Dental Hygienist
Team Member Bio:
Denise graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 1990. She is originally a native of Denver where her father practiced dentistry for over 30 years. She remembers hand dipping films in the dark room! Thank goodness for advancements in technology. Denise’s passion and expertise include diagnosing all levels of periodontal disease and treating many of those levels. She is passionate about educating patients and sharing current research with them. She also enjoys alleviating anxiety by bringing a strong sense of humor and caring chair side manner. She tries to be gentle and thorough. She enjoys looking at all aspects of dentistry including the gums, oral cancer screenings, restorative needs and the patient’s bite or “occlusion”.
In her free time, she has 2 kids that run her around and enjoys working out and staying active.