8610 Explorer Dr., Suite 315, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
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Office Hours Mon-Thurs
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday By Appointment

Meet the Instructors

Dr. Ken Gasper, Founder of Assist to Succeed, Colorado Springs and Owner of Aesthetic Dentistry by Design

Dr. Gasper is an international lecturer and has countless hours of continuing education. He is dedicated to providing outstanding dental care with the latest technology for his patients. He has provided exceptional dental care to the Springs for more than 30 years.

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Patricia Bloss, D.D.S.

Dr. Bloss has practiced dentistry for more than 30 years and has done every job in a dental office from assisting to being the dentist in her own active practice for twenty years. Dr. Bloss has the knowledge to pass along the skills dentists are looking for.

What does the job prospect look like for Dental Assistants?

"Even when the economy takes a down turn, people still need dental care. Typically, there is a shortage of good, personal and reliable dental assistants. I am excited to assist with this school. It is a comprehensive program that builds upon the basics. Students will feel comfortable entering a dental office with the skills they acquire."

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Michelle Bowers, Dental Assistant, Dr. Ken Gasper

Michell has 16 years of dental experience including: General Dentistry, Orthodontics, Radiology, TMJ, Periodontics and Patient Care. She provides valuable insight to help students learn exactly what is takes to be successful as a Dental Assistant.

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Susan, Expanded Duties Dental Assistant

Susan has been a member of our team since May of 2009. She brings with her 20 years of experience as a dental assistant. She attended CSU-Pueblo and the Pueblo Community College Dental Assisting Program. She has experience in the dental fields of Endodontics, Dental Implants, Orthodontics, and General Dentistry. Our patients say that Susan has the most gentle touch they have ever experienced during a visit to the dentist. She truly enjoys helping patients have a good time when they come in to our office.In 2009, Susan participated in the customer service training through the Disney Institute.

Susan is a native of Colorado and enjoys an active lifestyle of hiking, biking, and playing tennis. She has two sweet little wiener dogs who share her home.

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