Michelle Bissonette Priest, CDA, EFDA, BS

Michelle Bissonette Priest, CDA, EFDA, BS
Michelle Bissonette Priest, CDA, EFDA, BS

Clinical Director Dental Assisting
Department of Periodontics and Allied Programs


Contact Info

Phone (317) 274-5325
Fax (317) 274-1363 

Office Address

Indiana University School of Dentistry
Department of Periodontics and Allied Programs
1121 W. Michigan Street, Room 430
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202-5186

 

Certificate in Dental Assisting, IU School of Dentistry
Certificate in Expanded Restorative Functions, IU School of Dentistry
B.S. Health Sciences Education, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Certificate in Coronal Polishing, IU School of Dentistry
Certificate in Fluoride Application, IU School of Dentistry

 

Michelle Bissonette Priest, EFDA, CDA, BS, holds the position of Clinical Director Dental Assisting in the Department of Periodontics and Allied Dental Programs at Indiana University School of Dentistry (IUSD).  Ms. Priest received her Certificates in Dental Assisting and Expanded Restorative Functions from the IUSD Dental Assisting Program in 2002.  In 2006, she graduated from IUPUI with a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences Education.  Ms. Priest began teaching part-time at Ivy Tech Anderson Dental Assisting Program where she taught Preventive Dentistry and Nutrition and co-taught labs for Radiology, Clinical Science and Dental Materials.  She came to IUSD as full-time faculty in the IUSD Dental Assisting Program in July 2007.  Ms. Priest is currently the course director for Clinical Science I and II and is a lab instructor for Expanded Restorative Functions.  She is certified in Coronal Polishing and Caries Prevention Procedures for Dental Auxiliaries and teaches laboratory sessions for the Department of Continuing Education at Indiana University School of Dentistry.