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Meet Our Team

From our team members that work directly with patient care to the team members that focus on coordinating appointments and check-in/check-out, we take enormous pride in the entire team we have brought together at Houston Pediatric Dentistry.

Our Team

 

Dental Assistants   |  Front Office   |  Hygiene   |  Orthodontics


Dental Assistants

Brenda - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Brenda - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Brenda

Registered Dental Assistant -- Head Assistant

Brenda is a registered dental assistant who is also certified in pit & fissure sealants, coronal polishing, nitrous oxide monitoring, and basic life support. She loves working with children and is now celebrating 40 plus years with the practice having joined in 1978!

Brenda is a born & raised Texas girl who loves country music, the Astros & the Texans! She is married, has two grown daughters and is very family oriented. Favorite place to be is anywhere by water! In her spare time, she loves fishing, golfing & decorating. Brenda’s love for decorating reflects in all the seasonal decorating she does for our office.

Karina - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Karina

Registered Dental Assistant

-- Lead Assistant

Karina has been in the dental field since 2015 and joined the HPD team in 2017. She appreciates working with kids because there is always something new and exciting going on with them. Karina’s and able to taylor her skills to meet the patient’s needs.

Karina has lived in Houston her whole life and has two children; 4 and 2 years old. When she’s not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. One of her favorite pastimes are working with wood and repurposing old pallets.



Rosio - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Rosio

Registered Dental Assistant

Rosio recently joined the HPD team in October 2019. She enjoys working with children and likes learning new things. Rosio has a three year old son and has been with her boyfriend since 2015. In her spare time she loves to shop and spend time with her friends and family.



Sarah - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Sarah - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Sarah

Registered Dental Assistant

Sarah couldn't be happier to be part of the Houston Pediatric Dentistry team! She has an amazing husband Max, and are super proud of what the lovingly call, their two little monsters. Andie Lynn and MJ. When she is not busy cooking or doing large amounts of laundry, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, receiving Amazon packages, family vacations, and mexican food! They also have two brother cats Bruce & Oreo!



Stephanie  - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Stephanie  - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Stephanie

Registered Dental Assistant

Stephanie is a Registered Dental Assistant. She has been in the Dental field since 2010. She joined the Houston Pediatric Dental team in 2013. She enjoys working with children and making sure they are comfortable during their dental visits. She has three beautiful daughters. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and friends.



Marriah - Sterilization Technician  at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Marriah - Patient Care Coordinator  at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Marriah

Dental Sterilization Technician

Marriah joined the Houston Pediatric Dentistry team in 2020 as a Sterilization Technician. She is currently working on her goal on becoming a Dental Hygienist. In her spare time, she enjoys trying new restaurants, going to the gym, yoga with friends, and spending time with her family. Marriah is extremely blessed to be a part of the HPD team and cannot wait to see what the future holds!



Liana - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Liana - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Liana

Registered Dental Assistant

Hello! My name is Liana. I currently live with my boyfriend Lorenzo and my 5 month old daughter Serenity. I recently Graduated from CHCP in June 2021 as a Registered Dental Assistant. I started working at Houston Pediatric Dentistry in July of 2021, and I love It! I’m very grateful for my parents and my 3 older brothers for always supporting me. Some of my favorite things to do are clean and organize!



Jaqui - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Jaqui - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Jaqui

Registered Dental Assistant

Hi, my name is Sara and I am 20 yrs old. I go by Jaqui since I was named after my mom. I was able to obtain my RDA license when I was in high school in 2019. I have been in the dental field for about a year now, and I love working with kids. During my free time I enjoy being with my family!



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Front Office

Amy - Patient Services Coordinator at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Amy - Patient Services Coordinator at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Amy

Insurance Coordinator

Amy joined Houston Pediatric Dentistry in 2014 as the front receptionist and has since moved to become one of our insurance specialists. She loves working in a pediatric environment and enjoys learning new things.

Amy was born and raised in Houston but now resides in League City. Amy married her high school sweetheart in 2003 and has 2 children and 1 dog. On her free time, she spends most of her days with her family and friends and traveling.



Yesenia - Insurance Specialist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Yesenia - Insurance Specialist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX

Yesenia

Patient Services Coordinator

Yesenia, joined the Houston Pediatric Dentistry group in 2012. She is one of our insurance coordinators in the practice. She is married with 3 children. And in her spare time, she juggles herself between football and baseball with her boys and softball with her husband. Her family also enjoys our hometown baseball team go ASTROS!



Erica - Patient ervices at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Erica

Patient Services Coordinator

Erica is happy to have joined the team of Houston Pediatric Dentistry in 2018. She is married and is the mother of one beautiful daughter. She loves spending time with family and going shopping.



JoAnn - Accounts Specialist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX

JoAnn

Account Coordinator

Jo-Ann joined Houston Pediatric Dentistry in 1991 as our Accounts Coordinator. In addition to this, through the years she started visiting elementary schools teaching the importance of good dental hygiene. She also enjoys doing local Health Fairs. She has been married to her husband Jeff for over 25 yrs. they both have been blessed with two beautiful girls Madelyn and Marissa. (Their M&M's).



Lisa - Human Resources Manager at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Lisa - Human Resources Manager at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Lisa

Human Resources Manager

Lisa joined the Houston Pediatric Dentistry team in 2000. One of the things she loves most is the relationships that have been established with so many wonderful families and coworkers throughout the years.

She has been a Texan almost all her life. She is married and is blessed to have two sons, a daughter, a daughter in law and one perfect grandson! In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and cheering on the Houston Astros!



Shirley - Office Manager at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Shirley - Office Manager at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Shirley

Office Manager

Shirley joined our practice in 1987. She enjoys being a part of a team that makes a difference in children’s lives. Shirley and her husband have three children, three grandchildren and a dog. Free time is spent with family and at the lake fishing and camping. She also enjoys music, movies, plays and traveling.



Insurance Coordinator  at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Insurance Coordinatorator  at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Donna

Insurance Coordinator

Donna has been a dedicated team member with Houston Pediatric Dentistry for over 27 years. She is the Insurance Coordinator and has worked in all positions in the front office. Donna was born and raised here in Houston, Texas. She is married and has a son, daughter in law and granddaughter. Donna loves to fish, golf, camp and spend time with her family.



Insurance Coordinator  at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Insurance Coordinatorator  at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Edna

Patient Services Coordinator

Edna recently joined our team in March 2021. She is one of our patient care coordinators. She is very family oriented and enjoys spending time with them and her boyfriend. She also likes going on road trips, watching movies and doing photography! She is very happy to be have joined us and excited for her future here!



Insurance Coordinator  at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Insurance Coordinatorator  at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Yesenia

Patient Care Coordinator

Yesenia recently joined the HPD team. She had been a registered dental assistant since 2014 but took a break from assisting to work front desk. When she’s not working she loves to go shopping and spend time with family and friends. She also loves to go on vacations with her husband. She doesn’t have kids yet but loves to spend time with her nephew. She has a French bulldog named Chapo and he is very loved and spoiled.



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Hygiene

Carla - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Carla - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Carla

Registered Dental Assistant

I am happy to join the team, I enjoy working with kids! I Have been an registered dental assistant since 2015. Family means the most to me and I love watching movies and going shopping.



Debbie - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Debbie - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Debbie

Registered Dental Assistant

-- New Patient Coordinator

Debbie has been with HPD since 1993. Her favorite thing about her job is helping children feel at ease for their initial visit and seeing them leave with smiles on their faces! You may recognize her from one of the local schools or Health Fairs in the community. In her free time, Debbie loves spending time with her husband and daughter (whom are avid Star Wars and Super Heroes fan) ...making Debbie a fan too. She enjoys hanging out with friends, traveling, landscaping and working on yard art.



Linda - Registered Dental Hygienist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Linda - Registered Dental Hygienist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Linda

Registered Dental Hygienist

Linda has been with the practice since 1991. She has four children and seven grandchildren. She and her husband enjoy gardening and giving their neighbors vegetables and fruit.She enjoys working with children of all ages and making their experience at our office a good one.



Christa - Registered Dental Hygienist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Christa

Registered Dental Hygienist

Christa has been a hygienist for 30 plus years. She is from Kingsville, Texas originally but has been in the Houston area since 8th grade. Christa graduated from The University Of Texas Health Science Center in Dental Hygiene. Through her career she has enjoyed working with children and teaching them the importance of dental health and easing any anxiety they may have. Christa has also served as President of the Greater Houston Dental Hygiene Association and served in several positions for The Texas Dental Hygiene Association. She was also a member of the armed forces where she served 8 years in the Army and Army Reserves.

On a personal note Christa has been married to her high school sweetheart for 27 years and has Son and daughter and 3 cats. She enjoys paper crafts, reading, traveling and spending time with family and friends.



Linda - Registered Dental Hygienist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Linda - Registered Dental Hygienist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Gabbie

Registered Dental Hygienist

Gabbie graduated from Lone Star College-Kingwood holding the GHDHS Outstanding Professional Leadership award with the highest GPA in her class, as well as previously having earned an MA in psychology from UHCL. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she enjoys traveling, spending time with family, friends, her spouse, and their three cats. In her spare time she enjoys brain exercises such as Sudoku and journaling with both right and left hands, and relaxes by tending to her bird feeders and buying new plants.



Courtney - Registered Dental Hygienist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Courtney - Registered Dental Hygienist at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Courtney

Registered Dental Hygienist

Courtney was born and raised a Louisiana girl, but has been in Houston since she graduated from the University of Louisiana at Monroe, in 2011. Courtney has been a hygienist for 10 years, dedicating all of those years to pediatric dentistry. Working with children is her passion and she takes great pride in being able to ease any anxieties patients may have, and ensuring they have a wonderful dental experience. In her off time, she loves to travel with her husband Ben and their 2 dog-ters, Bella (Pomeranian) and Mulan (German shepherd/Pit mix). Aside from travel, Courtney enjoys doing almost anything new, such as cooking classes, craft projects, theater shows, dance performances, festivals around the Houston area, farmer’s markets, and always trying new eateries!




Orthodontics

Tanairy - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Tanairy - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Tanairy

Registered Dental Assistant

Tanairy came on board in 2017 as an Orthodontic assistant and has been assisting since 2015. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors with her husband and daughter. As well as shopping and spending time with her family and friends.



Sabina - Registered Dental Assistant at the Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist Office in Houston ,Pasadena and Pearland, TX Sabina

Registered Dental Assistant

Happy to join the team, Sabina has been a dental assistant since 2010. Sabina enjoys helping patient feel comfortable while achieving dental wellness and a great smile. She's married, has 3 kids, and love's spending time with family and friends in her spare time.



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