Yvette Reibel, EdD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Yvette Reibel

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-625-0942

Office Address:
9-372C Moos Tower
515 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Dental Hygiene

Clinic Director, Division of Dental Hygiene

EdD, Higher Education Leadership, Maryville University, 2021

MSDH, University of Minnesota, 2017

BSDH, University of Minnesota, 2006

BA, University of St. Thomas, 2001


Dr. Reibel received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Chemistry from the University of St. Thomas and decided to pursue dental hygiene at the University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry. After completing the Bachelor of Science degree, Dr. Reibel practiced clinical dental hygiene in the Twin Cities for over a decade. She earned her Masters of Science in Dental Hygiene Education from the University of Minnesota and was offered a faculty position in the Division of Dental Hygiene. In 2021, Dr. Reibel earned her doctorate in Higher Education Leadership from Maryville University in St. Louis, MO. Her teaching experience includes instruction to dental hygiene, dental therapy, and dental students in clinical and classroom settings. She is also the clinic director for the dental hygiene program.

Her research interests include obstructive sleep apnea and pharmacology.

Awards & Recognition

2021 - Dental Hygiene Premier Award

2021 - Tech Wiz Award

2019 - Didactic Faculty of the Year

2018 - Clinical Faculty of the Year

2018 - AHDA/Sigma Phi Alpha Excellence in Journalism Award

2006 - Sigma Phi Alpha Dental Hygiene Honor Society


Research Summary/Interests

Obstructive sleep apnea, oral myofunctional therapy, and pharmacology.