Nykanen-Aho awarded dental hygiene degree

BIG RAPIDS – Registered dental hygienist, Nikki Nykanen-Aho, has graduated cum laude from Ferris State University in 2012 with an associate’s degree of dental hygiene (DH Medical Imaging) and holds a certificate of local anesthesia. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA).

She is employed with Dr. Richard Pfotenhauer in Gladstone where she offers services in diagnostic testing, setting hygiene goals, explanation of evaluative data, treatment plans, case presentation, treatment of periodontal disease, pain management, and pit and fissure sealants.