Emma was born and raised in Happy Valley. After attending State College Area High School, she went to Penn State where she studied biology and art, and then attended Penn College to study dental hygiene.   Dr. Detar has known Emma since she was a young child and is estatic to not only have been able to watch her grow into a wonderful young woman, but is also to be able to have her as one of her best hygientists.  Emma and her husband, Nick, currently live in State College, where they enjoy hiking, traveling, and PSU football!