Sonya Dunbar, MPH, RDH

Sonya Dunbar, MPH, RDH, known as the Geriatric Toothfairy, is a dental hygienist, speaker, author, and entrepreneur. With more than three decades in dental care, Sonya co-owns Mobile Dental Xpress, bringing vital services to long-term care facilities. As a Navy Veteran pursuing a PhD, she's a fierce advocate for geriatric oral health. Sonya has authored books, won accolades, and cofounded the National Mobile & Teledentistry Conference and the Denobi Awards. Learn more and connect with her at

Updated January 25, 2024