Registered Dental Hygienist

Kristen prides herself on teaching patients how to prevent Periodontal Disease and Dental Caries. In 2015, she wrote and published a presentation educating nursing home staff members on daily preventative oral care for geriatric patients. Before she became a registered dental hygienist, Kristen worked as a dental assistant in general, orthodontic, and oral surgery practices. She earned an Associate Degree in Applied Science from the Community College of RI Dental Hygiene in 2010, and in 2014, she graduated from Rhode Island College with a Bachelor’s in Health Sciences. Kristen is also certified and licensed to administer local anesthesia. In her free time, she enjoys exercising and kickboxing.