Laura graduated from University California of Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2003. She began her career as a dental assistant and has experienced assisting in many parts of dentistry including General Dentistry, Periodontal Dentistry and Oral Surgery. Laura decided to continue her education at University of Bridgeport, Connecticut and graduated in 2008 with the highest honor Summa Cum Laude Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She also took the time to obtain a Diode Laser Certification. Laura has been a dental dental hygienist for 12 years and has a strong passion for her work in dentistry. She enjoys educating her patients on how to maintain optimal oral health and providing the highest quality care for them. During hygiene visits, Laura always encourages her patients to ask as many questions as possible. This allows her to personalize treatment and enables patients to be involved in their treatment. She is committed to making hygiene appointments a comfortable and positive experience. Laura also stays current on new technologies, hygiene products, and attends continuing education classes regularly. During her time off, she loves to cook and spend time with her family. She also enjoys reading, gardening and going to beaches.