Joan Shadler

Hygienist


Personal Biography

Joan has been practicing dental hygiene since 1982. She has two sons. In her spare time, she enjoys the great outdoors of the Reno/Tahoe area. Her main interests outside of work are horseback riding, rodeos, trail rides, and cattle drives.

AA

Orange County Community College; Middletown, NY

Certifications

CPR, local anesthesia, laser, Perio Protect® trays

Quotes

“I love my patients and enjoy educating them about their oral health, as this leads to a beautiful, healthy smile and a healthy body. I will treat you with kindness and keep your treatment comfortable. I stay up to date with current technology to meet your dental needs. I will be there for you!”

Personal Favorites

Joan’s favorite horse is Bella, whom she loves to ride through the deserts and mountains of the Nevada wild. Her favorite vacation spot is Yellowstone National park, which she visits annually.

Awards

Oral-B award for excellence with patients

Achievements

Served as adjunct instructor of radiology at Fones School of Dental Hygiene, University of Bridgeport; published paper on “Abrasives in Toothpastes”