Meet the Team
Laura - Receptionist
Laura is our receptionist, and the smiling face you see as soon as you come in. She verifies insurance, and schedules patients accordingly while managing the phones.
Laura has worked in the dental field for over 5 years, and she started off her dental career as a Dental Assistant. Although she still holds her license as a Registered Dental Assistant, she is knowledgeable with dental insurance and coordinating treatment for our patients. Laura’s daily goal is to make sure patients are well cared for so they can achieve optimal dental health. Outside of work Laura keeps busy on weekends doing projects, and exploring outdoors with her family. She loves animals, and is a full time mom to her two fur babies.
Cathy - Dental Hygienist
In 2014, Cathy graduated with honors from the HCC-Coleman College for Health Sciences with an Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Before that, she received her Bachelors of Science in Consumer Science & Merchandising from the University of Houston. Cathy prides herself on building trusting relationships with our patients. Cathy firmly believes that what we do for patients at the dental office cannot be subsitituted for what patients don’t do at home, so she considers it her first and foremost duty to educate her patients about how they can they can keep up with their oral hygiene when they’re not in her dental chair. In her spare time, Cathy enjoys traveling and cooking.
Lida - Dental Hygienist
Lida graduated from UTHealth School of Dentistry in Houston with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in the Dental Hygiene Program in 2016. She is bilingual, speaking both Farsi and English. You will find that she is very compassionate, able to put her patients at ease and ensures a great dental experience. She loves educating her patients on their oral health and believes that creating a healthy oral environment leads to overall better health. Lida loves her career as a dental hygienist and considers all of her patients as family. In her spare time, she loves being with her family, going shopping, traveling, and dance events.
Judy - Dental Assistant
Judy is the lead dental assistant in the office. She assists the doctor in all aspects of treatment, gathers pertinent information including vital signs and consent forms, gives post-op instructions, and keeps the clinical portion of the office running like a well-oiled machine.
Judy has been working as a dental assistant since 1985 and has a wealth of knowledge in restorative dentistry, earning a Certificate of Completion for Excellence in Dentistry. Judy’s daily goal is to make sure that she is prepared for each and every patient down to the smallest detail. This allows the doctor to concentrate on treatment, giving the patient the personal attention they need and deserve. Judy lives in the Richmond area and enjoys binge watching shows on Netflix and working crossword puzzles.