Judy A. Danielson, MDH

Clinical Professor, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences

Judy A. Danielson

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-626-3038

MDH, University of Minnesota (Dental Hygiene), 1980

BSDH, University of Minnesota (Dental Hygiene), 1980

GDH, University of Minnesota (Dental Hygiene), 1977


Ms. Danielson has worked as a dental hygienist for over 30 years. She has worked extensively in clinical practice and also has been a dental hygiene educator in Minnesota and in Colorado. Ms. Danielson has also been employed as a periodontal examiner in two National Institute of Health (NIH) research studies; Obstetrics and Periodontal Therapy (2003-2005) and the Diabetes Periodontal Therapy Trial ( 2009 – 2012). She most recently finished her Master of Dental Hygiene (MDH) degree at the University of Minnesota. Currently, Ms. Danielson is employed as a clinical assistant professor in the Division of Periodontology at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry She serves as clinical faculty in dental and dental hygiene clinics and as the course director for Cariology and Applied Nutrition and Periodontal Technique.


Research Summary/Interests

Cariology; Caries risk assessment; Periodontal disease and systemic health (diabetes and pregnancy)