Julie has been a practicing hygienist since 2002. She completed a dual degree in dental hygiene and dental assisting from the Monroe Community College. She carries certification and licensure in dental assisting. Julie has also been the recipient of many prestigious awards for both Hygiene and Assisting. She was awarded the Marcia Mulder Award in Dental Hygiene, by the Eastman Dental Hygiene Alumni Association, and the Proctor and Gamble Dental Assistant Professional Award for Excellence in Dental Assisting. Julie has a strong desire to see her patients receive the best preventative care available and is excited to share her knowledge and experience with here patients. Julie and her husband, Jeff, share a blended family of seven children. They live in Newark, NY with Julie’s son, Tristan. Her hobbies include cooking, gardening, reading and spending time with family and friends.