Meet Shannon Pace Brinker

Dental assistants are extremely important members of the dental team but let's face it, as assistants, we can get burned out on day-to-day routines. From trying to control supplies, run on time, clean and sterilize instruments, communicate with patients, keep track of cases coming and going and equipment maintenance and you get a sense of the assistant’s world.

The ACA provides the ongoing education, resources and support you need, because we want to elevate the entire profession and make YOU a more valuable and empowered team member. 

You have something inside you, We'll help bring it out!


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