Ann M. Kania, DDS, DMSc, Inc - Encinitas Dentist
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I have been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2007. Most of my experience has come from general and cosmetic dentistry, so switching to periodontics has given me a new outlook and even a new passion for dentistry! Along with chairside assisting, my job is to help patients to feel as comfortable as possible in the dental office. I enjoy the challenges and rewards that come with working in a specialty office.

In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my husband, family, and friends. I also enjoy theater, DIY projects around the house, traveling, and anything crafty!


I graduated from Loma Linda in 2004 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene, and have been working in the north county area ever since. I have been fortunate to work with Dr. Kania for over 4 years now. I work in private practice as a Dental Hygienist 3 days a week and I also teach at a local Dental Hygiene program in SD part-time. Teaching has not only made me a better clinician but also expanded my horizons in critical thinking and patient care management. It is my goal to provide thorough, and thoughtful treatment to every patient I see.

In my spare time, I enjoy cycling, golfing, camping, and scuba diving. I also travel internationally once a year with a non-profit dental organization that sets up temporary dental clinics in developing countries. I am very passionate about dentistry and providing comfortable and excellent patient care. I am honored to be part of this team and to have the opportunity to be a contributor to our patients care.


I am a North County local, born and raised in Encinitas. I graduated top of my class from San Joaquin Valley College with a degree in Dental Hygiene. I am full of energy and love providing optimal care to patients. When not with patients I am planning my next adventure. In my many travels I have been to over fifteen foreign countries. I love spending time with my nieces and nephews, running on the coast, and dancing up a storm to salsa music.





I've been an RDA since 2002, with a passion for hygiene. I relocated to San Diego County and I'm thrilled to be a part of Dr. Kania's team. I've always enjoyed dentistry, but Periodontics has sparked an incredible, new interest for me. I enjoy working with people and doing everything possible to make them comfortable.

My children are grown, so I've rekindled some old passions; running, site seeing and a new joy... hiking.





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