Melissa Batiz

Hygienist


Personal Biography

Melissa was born and raised in Kansas City, and has been involved in the field of dentistry since 2011. She is fluent in Spanish and feels comfortable translating for her patients whenever necessary. In her free time, she likes trying out new recipes, rooting for the Chiefs and the Royals, and spending time with her family, friends, and dog.

BS

Dental Hygiene, University of Missouri – Kansas City; Kansas City, MO

Certifications

CPR, Basic Life Support, Nitrous Oxide Local and Block Anesthesia

Quotes

“As my patient, you can expect individualized care in a calm and comfortable environment. Your oral health is my main priority, and together, we can achieve optimal results!”

Personal Favorites

Melissa’s favorite TV shows are Chopped and Modern Family, and her favorite sports teams are the Royals and the Chiefs. For vacation, her favorite destination is Puerto Rico.

Professional Association

American Dental Hygienists Association

Volunteer Experience

Missouri Mission of Mercy, TeamSmile, Give Kids a Smile, Kansas City area schools fluoride and sealant applications

Awards

Greater Kansas City Dental Hygienists’ Association Community Service Award