One of the first things you’ll notice about our practice is our team “chemistry.” The chemistry here is all good and is fueled by the humor, professionalism, skill, dedication, and compassion of each team member. You’ll also notice that we pay much attention to the little comfort details. Are you thirsty? Do you need some lip balm? Need to call a family member?
It is this level of comfort and service that you can expect from us during each and every visit.
Lynn is our registered dental hygienist. She received her bachelor of science in dental hygiene from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1996. She has been with our practice ever since. She has pride in making her patients healthier with clinical hygiene and education. Lynn is committed to giving her patients the highest quality care, with a gentle touch.
Lynn enjoys spending time and traveling with her husband Robert, especially going to Iowa to see her family. In her spare time she also enjoys going to the gym for “health” time.
RDA, New Patient Coordinator
Lisa is the Treatment and New Patient Coordinator. She thrives on putting people at ease and bringing a smile on their faces. She has a zest for life and finds joy in the patient relationships that she has nurtured over the many years she has been with Dr. McDonald. Having a compassionate, professional, fun environment to work in is a blessing for her. She celebrates life with her husband because “Every day is a holiday… and every meal is a feast”!
Kristi is one of our registered dental assistants. She has sat side-by-side assisting Dr. McDonald and managing the lab since 2001. Her passion for dentistry is driven by the love of people and the opportunity that dentistry allows her to build relationships that make a difference in our patient’s lives. Implants and all of the new technology that Dr. McDonald’s office provides our patients are just a few of the things that Kristi loves. Outside of the office, Kristi enjoys spending time with her husband and two children at their sporting events.
RDA, Insurance and Appointment Coordinator
Jenny is the newest member of our team. Originally from San Diego; she started her passion for dentistry 18 years ago when she started working for a periodontist office at the age of 14. She has grown that passion through continuing education, learning new techniques that she can use assisting patients chairside as well as through the business aspect of dentistry. Jenny enjoys spending time outdoors with friends and watching all of the many dogs she dog sits.
Celia is a registered dental hygienist and has worked part-time with our office for about 5 years. She keeps trying to retire but continues to work with us because of her love for our patients and each team member.
Celia has practiced for more than 23 years with a BS in Dental Hygiene from Baylor College of Dentistry. She was formerly an elementary school teacher with a BS and MEd in Education. She has been married to Tom for 42 years and they love to travel and spend time at the lake. Spending time with her family and two grandchildren is her greatest joy!
Denise is one of our part time hygienist. She has been practicing for 38 years. Her passion is seeing patients be the best they can be, not only pertaining to oral health. She loves family and enjoys getting to know about patients families as well.
Denise has been married to her high school sweetheart Larry for 38 years. Denise and Larry are longtime friends with Dr. McDonald , and actually went to the same college.
Denise and Larry have a daughter and a son living in the metroplex and 3 beautiful grandangels. She enjoys working out and traveling along side with Larry. Denise is very active in her church serving with the high school youth and is a mentor mom for a special moms group.