Michelle Fielden

Assistant Professor

Michelle Fielden

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of General Dentistry

Bio

Certified Dental Assistant from 1987 through 2004. Expanded functions DA in Restorative I. Graduated from UMKC School of Dentistry in 2007. Maintained private practice from 2010 to 2018 in Southwest Missouri. Began teaching at the DCG November 1st, 2018. Clinical Instruction is my primary focus. Interest in digital dentistry.

  • GC 3212

Education

  • DDS, Dentistry University of Missouri - Kansa, 2007

Certifications

  • CPR Instructor American Heart Association, 2020

  • Certified Dental Assistant Dental Assistant National Board, 1987

  • DEN Georgia Board of Dentistry, 2018

  • DEN GA Dental Board, 2019

  • DEN Missouri Dental Board, 2007

Awards & Honors

  • The Pierre Fauchard Academy Scholarship Award Foundation of Pierre Fauchard Academy, 2007

  • Phi Theta Kappa Society induction Phi Theta Kappa, 2001

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ADBL 5211

    BCLS Training I
  • ADBL 5612

    BCLS Training II
  • GDCC 5892

    Comprehensive Care Clinic II
  • GDDL 5892

    Gen Dentistry Lic Exam Pt 2
  • BMBS 5706

    Bioclinical Seminar VI
  • GDCC 5791

    Comprehensive Care Clinic I

Teaching Interests

Clinical restorative dentistry.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Dentists' Role in Migraine Treatments With Botulinum Toxins, 2019, 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • How to move from practicing dental assistant to dental assistant instructor, 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Department Service

  • 2021 - Present

  • 2021 - Present

  • 2021 - Present

  • Team A Assistant Captain of D4 students 2019 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Dental College Admissions Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Faculty Senate Committee Secretary 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Senate Steering Committee Secretary 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dental Admissions Committee-Interviewer 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Dental College of Georgia Senator to Augusta University 2021 - Present

Public Service

  • Barnyard Flea Market 2021 - Present

  • Equality Clinic 2021 - Present

  • Fox High School Dental Screenings 2021 - Present

  • McCorkle Nurseries Health Screening Fair 2021 - Present