Dr. Candace Katz received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from UMASS, Amherst, and was elected to the Golden Key National Honors Society. She then graduated from UCONN School of Dental Medicine in Farmington, Connecticut. At UCONN, she received a Community Service award for working with underprivileged people and attending to their dental needs. Dr. Katz was also an active volunteer at Special Olympics. She received additional training in an Advanced Education General Dentistry Residency also at UCONN., working in the John Dempsey Hospital in Farmington, Connecticut. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, and Valley District Dental Society.