Academic Faculty

Alexandra Sheppard

Clinical Associate Professor

Medicine & Dentistry

Dentistry and Dental Hygiene

About Me

I am the Assistant Director Dental Hygiene Clinical Education. I have been a full-time faculty member since 2004 and taught on a part-time basis from 1999 to 2014. I have a registered dental hygienist since 1993. For 20 years I have provided dental hygiene treatment in a private practice which specializes in the treatment of anxious patients.



  • D HYG 313 DH III Clinical Coordinator
  • D HYG 326 Course coordinator for Periodontology for the Dental hygienist
  • Lecturer in D HYG 317 for professional ethics in Evidenced Based Dental Hygiene Practice
  • Clinical instructor in 1st and 2nd year Perio for DDS students
  • D HYG 230 Dental Anatomy