Dr. Gardner is an Assistant Professor in the Department of General Practice and Dental Public Health. After 10 years in private practice she joined the School of Dentistry. As a First Attending, her time is spent on the clinic floor working with 2nd, 3rd, and 4th year dental students delivering patient care. In 2014 she was asked to become an examiner for the Western Regional Examining Board and serves as the course director for Mock Boards. Dr. Gardner practices one half day a week in the Faculty Practice.