Dr. Fonner completed her dental degree at the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry followed by a General Practice Residency at the University of Washington Medical Center and a Dental Anesthesiology residency at the University of California Los Angeles. She has maintained a mobile anesthesia practice in the Bellevue/Seattle area for over 15 years. She is a Diplomate, Examiner and Immediate Past President of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology (ADBA) and has served as the President and Delegate for the Washington Dental Society of Anesthesiology (WDSA) for 12 years.
She currently sits on the Board of Directors for the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA) and Emerald Heights Academy.
Her passion is teaching dentists around with world about ways to improve patient safety. She was the co-creator of the ADSA Ten Minutes Saves a Life!® emergency application and manual, which is the only cognitive aid that exists for dentistry and is used all around the world. She is the Co-Director for the ADSA High-Fidelity Human Simulation course and the Oregon Academy of General Dentistry Parenteral Moderate Sedation course. She currently serves on the Council on Dental Education and Licensure (CDEL) Anesthesiology Committee for the American Dental Association (ADA). The best part of each day is spending time with her 10-year-old identical twins, Lauren and Charlotte, and husband, Matt, who works as a professional golfer.
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