Melinda Bates


Personal Biography

In her spare time, Melinda enjoys camping, baking, being with her loved ones and traveling the world.


San Joaquin Valley College; Ontario, CA


CPR, AED, diode laser, local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, radiology, sealants, soft tissue curettage


“As my patient, you can expect the best preventative care and education. It is my goal to motivate you by working together towards optimal oral and systemic health. As your hygienist, I am committed to helping you love your smile.”

Personal Favorites

Melinda enjoys rooting for the LA Galaxy, the Miami Dolphins, and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Her favorite food is pizza.

Professional Association

American Dental Hygienists’ Association, California Dental Hygienists’ Association

Volunteer Experience

Elementary school events


Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award


Dean’s list