Education & Credentials
Physiology, University of Arizona; Tucson, AZ
Pima Community College; Tucson, AZ
CPR, Local Anesthesia, Laser
“I am passionate about helping my patients return to a state of overall wellbeing by becoming a partner in their oral care routine. My dream is for you to be healthy, have confidence, and love your smile!”
Marissa’s favorite movie is Howl’s Moving Castle, her favorite actor is Christian Bale, her favorite TV show is Avatar: The Last Airbender, and her favorite musical is The Sound of Music. She also loves eating at Chick-fil-A and drinking horchata.
HopeFest, American Red Cross blood donor, Casa Maria Soup Kitchen, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Relief Society
Marissa has been practicing dental hygiene since 2017. Her hobbies include baking, singing in her church choir, and playing board games with her husband, Tarlton. They have two cats, Pluto and Mercury. She also enjoys Ultimate Frisbee.
American Dental Hygienists’ Association, Arizona Dental Hygienists’ Association
Southern Arizona Dental Hygienists’ Society memorial recognition award
Graduated summa cum laude, Dean’s List with distinction, Class President