In our continuing effort to introduce you to our staff here at Spektor Dental, we’re highlighting dental hygienist Regan Dahl this week. Regan’s been with us since last November, fitting into our office environment like a warm pair of slippers. Maybe it’s the connection she immediately adopted with our patients? That would certainly do it!
Spektor Dental: Where did you grow up and how long have you been a dental hygienist?
Regan Dahl: I grew up in Grand Rapids, Mich., and graduated from Ferris State University with my dental hygiene degree in May of 2001. I have been practicing as a dental hygienist for 10 wonderful years in the Midwest.
I’m currently completing my bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene with plans to pursue my master’s degree at the University of Washington.
Spektor Dental: What did you do prior to coming to Spektor Dental?
RD: Prior to coming here, I worked for a private dental practice in Chicago, which is where I moved after I graduated from dental hygiene school. Practicing in a transient city made me realize how important it is to offer your patients the best quality care. You begin to understand what a difference that can make when a connection is made between yourself and your patients. That’s what I love most about my profession.
Spektor Dental: What attracted you to come work at Spektor Dental?
RD: I was attracted to Spektor Dental by the professionalism and thoroughness of the dentists and team members. I also admired and appreciated how the dentists and team cared for and treated each patient. I knew this was the perfect practice for me because I also believe in Continue Reading »