Winners of the 2022 Dental Denobi Awards Announced

These awards recognized 14 professionals and 1 practice in the industry for their excellence and impact.

Dental industry awards program The Denobi Awards held its red-carpet gala to announce the 15 winners of its annual awards. These awards were created to recognize and uplift the “unsung heroes” of the dental industry globally. The recipients of the 2022 awards were as follows in no particular order:

  • Dr Alaa H. Qari, Umm Al-Qura University, Saudi Arabia
  • Amber Lovatos, BSDH, RDH, The Latina RDH
  • Dr Amrita Patel, American Dental Association
  • Anaika Forbes, MS, BSDH, RDH, CDA, NYU College of Dentistry, HashtagLunchbag
  • Dr Arash Hakhamian, Dentulu
  • Jackie Sanders, MBA, RDH, RDH Magazine
  • Jennifer Holland, Holland Healthcare, Australia
  • JoAn Majors, RDA, CSP, CVP, The Soft Skills Institute
  • Joe Fogg, onDiem
  • Lancette VanGuilder, BS, RDH, PHEDH, Nevada Dental Hygienists’ Association
  • Dr Matt Allen, DifferentKind
  • Dr Pamela Margliano-Muniz, Dental Economics, Cellerant Consulting, Recipient of the Dr Lou Shuman Denobi Pinnacle Achievement Award
  • Dr Parul Dua Makkar, Private Practice, New York
  • Rachel Wall, RDH, BS, Inspired Hygiene
  • Timber Dental, Portland, OR, Recipient of the Denobi Dental Team Award

The 2022 Gala took place in Las Vegas, Nevada and was exclusively sponsored by Patterson Dental with a partnership through the National Mobile & Teledentistry Conference. It took place on March 5, 2022, with a livestream component for those staying home.

Tickets for the 2023 Denobi Awards Gala in Dallas, Texas, are on sale now. The 2023 awards gala will take place on March 4, 2023, and nominations open October 1, 2022.