Michelle is a registered Dental Hygienist with 20 years experience. She began her dental career by going through the dental assisting program at Bakersfield College, but wanted to pursue a career in dental hygiene. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Oregon Health Sciences University, in Portland, Oregon. After finishing school, she returned home to Bakersfield and has been fortunate enough to work in great practices for a long time, where the patients are now like her family.