Dr. Etzkorn graduated in the top 10% of the class from University of Maryland Dental School with Magna Cum Laude status. She has received the following awards and certificates:
Dr. Etzkorn is also trained as a fine artist, having exhibited and sold artwork at the Delaplane Center for the Arts. She is a native of Frederick, Maryland and graduated Magna Cum Laude from her undergraduate studies at James Madison University. She has received over 180 hours in additional specialized training in areas of advanced dentistry techniques including laser dentistry, sedation, root canal therapy, and Invisalign.
Dr. Etzkorn started this practice and opened her doors in October of 2013. Before opening this office, she was an associate dentist in Solomons Island, MD for two years, practicing with another general dentist who focused on implant dentistry. Dr. Etzkorn provides the full range of dental services including fillings, crowns, cosmetic procedures, pediatric care, root canals, etc.
Dr. Etzkorn is a generous contributor to the community, having dedicated many hours pro bono treating the dental needs of homeless patients in Baltimore, MD. She is also an active participant in the Southern Maryland Mission of Mercy and accepts Maryland Healthy Smiles for the underserved children and pregnant women at her office in Westminster, MD.
Trina - Office Manager, EFDA
Trina has worked in the dental field for almost 20 years and has been with us since 2014. She graduated from the dental assisting program at Harrisburg Area Community College in 2000. She is very knowledgeable about all types of dental procedures and dental insurances and will always make sure you are well informed. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family — between sporting events, vocal classes and guitar lessons, she is always getting into something fun!
Katie - Dental Hygienist, RDH
Katie has been working as our full-time dental hygienist since 2014. She currently holds a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene with a concentration in health policy and administration. She loves to work with patients of all ages, especially children. She has formed bonds with our patients and all our patients love coming back to have Katie as their hygienist because she is so gentle and thorough. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, camping, and had her first child, a baby boy, in 2019!
Alexandra - Dental Hygienist, RDH
Alexandra started with our office in 2019 and works here on Tuesdays. She currently holds her associate’s degree in dental hygiene from Allegany College of Maryland. She is passionate about the dental field and loves teaching healthy habits to her patients. We love having Alexandra here, even though it is only one day a week as she has a positivity and kindness that brings everyone up around her. In her free time she enjoys travelling with her husband and visiting her home state of West Virginia.
Bri - Dental Assistant, EFDA
Bri has worked in the dental field for over 10 years and has worked with Dr. Etzkorn since she opened the practice in 2013. She is experienced with working on all types of dental procedures and providing gentle dental care to her patients. Her warm personality makes even the most anxious patients feel at ease and she makes her patient's comfort her top priority. She has four children of her own and is great with working with children. She looks forward to seeing you at your next visit!
Nichole - Dental Assistant
Nichole became a dental assistant after she made a transition from the veterinary field in 2016 and she achieved her expanded function certification in 2020 to better serve her patients. She loves dental assisting and enjoys seeing the satisfaction patients ge t after a positive dental experience. She treats all her patients with the utmost kindness and care and has a great eye for detail. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her fiancé, son and her dog and cats at home.