Dr. Norton is a graduate of the University of Iowa College of Dentistry class of 2017. She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa national honor society and Omicron Kappa Upsilon dental honor society. In her fourth year of dental training Dr. Norton served in externships in pediatric dentistry at St. Luke’s Dental Health Center in Cedar Rapids and in Geriatrics and Special Needs dentistry at the University of Iowa.
Melanie is married to husband Ben Norton, also of Fairfield. Together they live in Fairfield with their vizsla, Moto and their cat, Reno. Melanie and Ben enjoy most outdoor activities including biking, hiking, pheasant hunting, snowboarding, and motorcycling.
Dr. Norton is a member of the American Dental Association, the Iowa Dental Association, the Southeast Iowa District Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.