Anna Pattison

"After over forty years in practice, I am delighted to have had the opportunity to design the new set of Gracey curettes with Hu-Friedy, the original manufacturer of the Gracey Curettes."


Anna Pattison, RDH, MS received her BS degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Southern California and her MS in Dental Hygiene from Columbia University. For over forty years, she was an Associate Professor at USC, served as Chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene and is an internationally recognized speaker on Advanced Periodontal Instrumentation. She is co-author of Periodontal Instrumentation and has contributed to the last seven editions of Glickman’s and Carranza’s Clinical Periodontology. She is the former Editor-in-Chief of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene and is currently the Co-Director of the Pattison Institute which provides instrumentation videos, lectures and hands on courses.