Karen, our certified expanded function dental assistant, has worked in Dr. Blimline’s office since 2001. She attended Berks Career and Technology Center’s dental occupations program and is vice-president of their occupational advisory committee.
Her quick wit and fiesty sense of humor entertain Dr. Blimline and all who are lucky enough to need dental restorative work. Better than any sit-com, these two together are worth having your teeth drilled over.
Karen serves as a HOSA judge at the PA state dental occupations competition and administers NOCTI to high school seniors for entry into the field.
Joanie is a registered dental hygienist who started her dental career as an assistant in 1984. She became a hygienist in 1992 after completing her education at Northampton Community College, where she was awarded the Clark Hallister Award for patient education at graduation.
Her past experience includes working at a periodontist’s practice, and she received certification in periodontal studies from the University of Pennsylvania. She has maintained membership in the Academy of Hygiene Studies since 1994.
Joanie has volunteered at St. Joseph’s Hospital at the Children’s Free Dental Clinic since its inception in 1999. She enjoys educating patients about their oral health, and she enjoys her personal relationship with each patient. She is in the office on Tuesday & Wednesday.
Shelby graduated from Northampton Community College. Her bright smile and gentle touch have been getting rave reviews from our patients. You can schedule with Shelby on Thursday.
Charming Margie has us all mesmerized. Her endearing humor, and enthusiasm for life has added a new dimension to our Green Hills family.
With 30+ years of Customer Service experience, she turned her attention to dentistry a few years back and is making a difference one patient/ one claim at a time. Originally from Pittsburgh; she spent 6 years in Colorado, before heading our way. And boy are we glad! Margie is proud to announce she has 4 children, & 3 grandchildren.