Team Member

Melissa Mello

Hygienist


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Education & Credentials
BS

Multidisciplinary Studies, Dental and Psychology, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth; North Dartmouth, MA

AS

Dental Hygiene, Mount Ida College; Newton, MA

Certificates

CPR, BLS, Local Anesthesia, Radiology, Dental Infection Control, OSHA

Quotes

As your dental hygienist, I want to provide you with the best care, including gentle and thorough treatment. Tailoring a treatment plan to your unique dental needs is a priority, as is ensuring a comfortable and positive experience.

Personal Favorites

My favorite shows include Friends, Big Brother, and How I Met Your Mother. I love anything Disney, The Hunger Games book, and the New England Patriots. I hope to visit Portugal one day, which is where my family is from.

Volunteer Experience

Project Watch Your Mouth, Project Fluoride, Special Olympics, Give Kids A Smile

Personal Biography

I became a practicing dental hygienist in 2018, but I have known that this was the field for me since attending Blackstone Valley Tech for dental assisting in 2013. I enjoy seeing movies with friends, playing cards or games with family, and taking my dog Cooper for walks!

Professional Association

American Dental Hygienists' Association

Awards

Massachusetts Dental Hygienists' Association Exceptional Student Leader Award, Student American Dental Hygienists' Association Award

Achievements

Graduated summa cum laude, Dean's List