Katie is a 2005 graduate of the Gulf Coast State College dental hygiene program in Panama City, FL, with previous certification in dental assisting. With over 15 years of experience as a dental hygienist, she is a very gentle, caring, and qualified team member. Her attention to detail and enthusiasm to maintain high and current standards in the dental hygiene profession are truly appreciated by her patients and the office team. In 2018, Katie received her license to practice Dental Anesthesia from Pensacola State College in Pensacola, FL, enabling her to offer patients pain free deep cleanings in the management of Gingivitis and Periodontal Disease, resulting in a more relaxing dental experience. Katie enjoys spending free time with her family and pets, practicing yoga, exercising, being out on the water, and traveling.