Erika is one of our most proficient and skilled Registered Dental Assistants’ with extensive knowledge in the orthodontic clinical setting. She received her formal education and training at The Galen College of Medical and Dental Assisting in California. Receiving her Certification in 1999 and later her Certificate Registered Dental Assistant in 2001, as well as her CPR certification, Erika and her family relocated to New Hampshire and she joined the Belknap Orthodontic Department. Erika’s specialized training in orthodontic assisting involves infection control techniques, placing and removing orthodontic appliances, placing wires and brackets, taking impressions and fabricating study models, and always educating patients to observe the best oral hygiene practices. Leisure time is shared with family.