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Pacific Northwest Dental Hygiene Institute Instructors

Keavin McIntosh, DMD


The lead instructor for the nitrous oxide course and supervising dentist in the local anesthesia and restorative courses. Since 2001, he has also been an assistant adjunct professor in Pierce College's Dental Hygiene program, teaching nitrous oxide and restorative courses. He also works as one of the supervising dentists for the dental hygiene clinics.

Kathy B. Bassett, BSDH, RDH, M.Ed.


The lead instructor for the local anesthesia course. Kathy co-authored a local anesthesia textbook that will be released in its second edition. Her textbook is one recommended by the Western Regional Examining Board as a reference for their exams. Kathy also assists in the restorative course.

Restorative Lead: TBD