Sigma Alpha Phi

Central Regional Trustee

Tamra Bendure-Hoffman

Tamra Bendure-Hoffman Tamra Bendure-Hoffman graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Dentistry with the Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2005. She is a Past President of the UMKC Dental Hygiene Alumni Association, and currently Vice President of Events for the UMKC Alumni Governing Board.  She was inducted into the Alpha Gamma Chapter of Sigma Phi Alpha in 2013 and served as President 2018-2019.

Presently, Tamra has served as Faculty in the Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology and Medicine at UMKC since 2008.  In this role, she has been instructing dental & dental hygiene students on intra-oral and extra-oral radiographic techniques, as well as radiographic interpretation.  She also has had administrative roles with course design and served on standing committees in the UMKC School of Dentistry. She has presented hands-on CE instructional programs for local dental hygienists and dental assistants in the greater Kansas City area on diagnostic radiographic technique. She recently presented a CE program on Dental Radiology Updates to the Sioux City Dental Society.


Tamra Bendure-Hoffman
UMKC School of Dentistry
650 E 25th St
Kansas City, MO 64108
W: 816-235-2363
C: 816-589-0655