Lora received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from The Ohio State University in 1995. Lora is a member of The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH) and a Preceptor for the BaleDoneen Method. Currently she is learning through Seeds Scientific Research & Performance (SSRP) about cellular medicine and also through Apollo Health incorporating the Bredesen- PreCODE/ReCODE protocol. Her current passion is moving the profession of dental hygiene from symptom suppression to disease reversal.


Lora is a member of the ADHA, ODHA, and CDHA. She has previously served as Continuing Education Chair for the CDHA and as a liaison for the ODHA to the OSDB. Lora has practiced as a clinical hygienist for over 26 years. She is currently the Director of Education and Training for Direct Diagnostics where she is responsible for educating and training colleagues in salivary diagnostics.


Lora is a primary care coordinator for Dr. Gina Pritchard at the Prevent Clinic. She integrates her expertise in dental knowledge, managing patient care, and incorporating her passion of improving patients lives through weaving oral & general medicine into practice.


Lora is also one of the co-clinical directors for the IDMSS, Integrative Dental Medicine Scholar Society. As a speaker and workshop coach she helps dental professionals to gain the knowledge and skills to begin addressing the dental patient’s complete health.


Lora was previously the co-owner of Dental Hygiene Excellence coaching dental teams on the DHEmethod. She has been a key speaker, coach and consultant for over 20 years in the industry. In her spare time you can find her spending quality time with her family and reading oral systemic health research. One fun fact about Lora is that she was a figure skater for The Ohio State University.


Key Opinion Leader for The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH), ProBiora Health, Stella Life, Direct Diagnostics & IDM Scholar Society.