Susan Wancour-Gacon, RDH, MS

Assistant ProfessorSusan Wancor

Office : VFS 312
Phone: (231) 591-2398
E-mail Address:
Office Hours: Posted on VFS3 12



Ferris State University, Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene
Macomb Community College, Associate of General Studies
University of Central Florida, Bachelor of Science
Master of Science in Health Services Administration

Courses Taught:

DHYG 214 Dental Hygiene Clinic Theory 3, DHYG 215 Dental Hygiene Clinic Practice 3, DHYG 224 Dental Hygiene Clinic Theory 4, DHYG 225 Dental Hygiene Clinic Practice 4, DHYG 219 Pain Management, CCHS 101 Orientation to Health Care.

Presentations (Continuing Education courses taught):

Administration of Local Anesthesia
Administration of Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation
Ultrasonic/Prophy-Jet Techniques
Advanced Modalities for Dental Hygiene
Pharmacology Update: Bisphosphonates and Osteonecrosis of the Jaw, Pain Research and Management.

Continuing Education Courses:

The Systemic Epidemic in Oral Health, Stress Strategies
Periodontal Prescription for Success
Oral Health & Whole Body Wellness: Current Evidence and Future Directions
Ultrasonic Scaling Institute at Dentsply Professional (week long seminar and hands-on lab).