COMPASSIONATE PROFESSIONALS IN A COMFORTABLE ENVIRONMENT

Hygienists

Debbie Nixon

R.D.H.

Debbie has been employed by Karen A. Hrisomalos, D.D.S. and Elaine H. Coghlan, D.D.S., P.C. for 18 years.  Debbie has been a dental hygienist for a total of 31 years.  She is active in her church and has been a Sunday school teacher for 16 years and a board member for the Bloomington Swim Club for 5 years.

She loves educating patients and takes care to get to know each one personally. Debbie loves to help others and gives her time to Volunteers In Medicine. In her free time, Debbie loves to play cards.

  • Graduate of Indiana University School of Dentistry, R.D.H. 1985
  • CPR Certified
  • Xray Certified


Jessica Reed

R.D.H.

Jessica has been employed by Karen A. Hrisomalos, D.D.S. and Elaine H. Coghlan, D.D.S., P. C. for 13 years.  She has been a practicing dental hygienist for 17 years.

Her favorite part of her job is educating patients and helping them have a comfortable and positive experience. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys hanging out with her kids and husband, running, hiking and traveling. 

  • Graduate of IUPUI - Indiana University School of Dentistry, R.D.H. 2003 
  • CPR Certified 
  • Xray Certified


Stephanie Willis

R.D.H.

Stephanie has been employed by Karen A. Hrisomalos, D.D.S., and Elaine H. Coghlan, D.D.S., P.C. for 12 years.  She has worked in general and periodontal practices as a hygienist for a total of 19 years.  She worked as a dental assistant for five years.  She is the compassionate service leader at her church.

She enjoys taking care of and getting to know each patient. Stephanie is an avid runner and loves hiking on trails in Bloomington. She loves spending time with her husband and kids.

  • Graduate of Parkland College in Champaign, IL, Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene, R.D.H. 2000
  • CPR Certified
  • Xray Certified


Shelby Riggle

L.D.H.

Shelby has been employed with Dr. Karen Hrisomalos and Dr. Elaine Coghlan since January 2021.

Shelby has been a licensed dental hygienist for 3 years and she also has a background in dental assisting.

As a licensed professional, Shelby likes the opportunity to educate her patients regarding their oral health and their overall health.  Shelby is family oriented and loves spending time with her two nephews.  

  • Graduate of Indiana University School of Dentistry LDH- 2018
  • Graduate of Indiana University - BA -  2020
  • Local anesthesia license
  • Xray certified
  • CPR certified



Chelsea Walker

L.D.H.

Chelsea has been employed by Dr. Karen Hrisomalos, and Dr. Elaine Coghlan for 1 year.  Chelsea began her dental career as a dental assistant and went on the get her license as a dental hygienist.  She has been in practice as a dental hygienist for 3 years.

Making sure her patients are comfortable and at ease at their dental visit is very important to Chelsea, and she strives to make every visit a positive experience. 

 In her spare time, Chelsea loves to go on walks, she likes to go camping and boating. 

  • Graduate Indiana University 2015 - School of Dentistry, Dental Assisting
  • Graduate Indiana University 2018 - School of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene
  • Local anesthesia license
  • X-ray certified
  • CPR certified



Shayna Stuffle

L.D.H.

Shayna has been employed with Dr. Karen Hrisomalos and Dr. Elaine Coghlan since January 2021.  She received her dental hygiene license in 2020 and has been working as a dental hygienist since her graduation.

Building a caring relationship and educating patients on the connection between their oral health and their overall health is Shayna's favorite aspect of being a dental hygienist.

Shayna enjoys spending time with family and crafting and operating her ETSY shop.

  • Graduate of University of Southern Indiana - 2020
  • Local anesthesia license
  • Xray certified
  • CPR certified