Smiles By Garcia Patient Coordinators
At Smiles By Garcia we take great pride in our expert Patient Coordinators. They have a combined 25 years of experience and expertise in dentistry and are responsible for your comfort and service from your first phone call on. Dr. Garcia has personally selected and trained our Patient Coordinators. They constantly amaze Dr. Garcia and our patients with their dedication and attention to detail. We are here to exceed your expectations, take care of your needs and comfort and to make sure all of your questions are answered.
Lisa is one of our expert Patient Coordinators. She helps our patients understand how Smiles By Garcia can best help them and helps answers all of their questions. Lisa has 15 years experience in dentistry and has helped thousands of people get the get the healthy, beautiful smile they have always wanted. She loves cosmetic dentistry and is especially proud of the full mouth dentistry she helps Dr. Garcia deliver to our patients because it makes such a difference in our patient’s lives. She also has personal appreciation for full mouth dentistry and understands the patient’s point of view since Dr. Garcia did an amazing Smile Makeover for her. When she is not in the office, Lisa enjoys cooking, boating, stand-up paddle boarding, and salt-water fishing with her husband, Mike. She also has 2 cats.
Allison is one of our expert Patient Coordinators. She is probably the first voice you hear when you call Smiles By Garcia and the first face you see when you come in to our office. She loves helping people and has been in dentistry for over 6 years. Her favorite part of dentistry is seeing how happy our patients are with the amazing Smile Makeovers she helps Dr. Garcia provide. She is from Ohio, but loves living in Texas. She started out as a pastry chef and loves to cook. She has 3 children who keep her very busy. She also enjoys fishing, camping and watching lots of movies with her kids. She also likes to go for a run with her Lab, Cali and enjoys the beautiful trails in Austin.
Brent is our expert Patient Finance Coordinator. He loves helping people and helping our patients find an affordable way to get the healthy, beautiful smile they have always wanted. His favorite part is helping Dr. Garcia deliver the life changing smiles that Smiles By Garcia is known for. Brent has been in the dental industry for 4 years after switching from a long career in the high-tech industry. Originally from southeast Ohio, he has lived in Texas for 31 years and is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Communications. In his spare time, he enjoys building projects and fixing things, spending quality time with his family and pets, and all things sci-fi and super-hero related.
Smiles By Garcia Hygienist
Marianna is our registered dental hygienist. She started her career as a dental hygienist in 1974 and over the years developed a love for cosmetic dentistry. She loves to share her knowledge and expertise in oral health and maintenance with her patients. She believes that each person’s smile should support their personality and health and make them proud and happy when they smile. She has an amazing smile thanks to a Smile Makeover from Dr. Garcia. She is a native Texan and has been in Austin since 1976! She loves writing poetry, country and ballroom dancing, singing, improvisational acting and comedy, fashion, spiritual growth and fitness. She is also very involved in promoting and supporting various charitable organizations here in Austin.
Smiles By Garcia Patient Care Assistants
Dr. Garcia feels that these are the finest dental assistants he has worked with. Smiles By Garcia takes great pride in helping our patients feel relaxed and comfortable every time they visit. Our Patient Care Assistants have a combined 40 years of experience in dentistry and are dedicated to taking great care of you and to help you get the healthy, beautiful smile you have always wanted. Their goal is to make all of your visits relaxed and comfortable.
Casey is one of our expert Dental Assistants. She takes great care of our patients and ensures they are comfortable and relaxed. Dr. Garcia and our patients love her easygoing, comforting manner and attention to detail. She started her dental career in 2000 with the US Air Force and has been helping dental patients for 17 years. Dentistry was a natural career choice for her because she loves helping people and wants them to have positive dental experiences so they can enjoy the benefits of a healthy, beautiful smile. While Casey has lived in many parts of the world, she loves living in Austin. She is also a huge Denver Bronco’s fan. She has three children and enjoys being outdoors with her family and doing arts & crafts with her children.
Hunter is one of our expert Dental Assistants. She loves helping Dr. Garcia deliver amazing Cosmetic Dentistry for our patients. She loves working at Smiles By Garcia because everyday she gets to help our patients get the healthy, beautiful smile they have always wanted in a comfortable and friendly setting. Hunter is a native Texan, born and raised in Austin. She enjoys going dancing with her husband and spending time outdoors with her daughter.
Yolanda has been in dentistry for 20 years and is a great assistant. She has always wanted to help people and has a love for children. She has worked in many different types of dental offices and decided to join the Smiles By Garcia team a year ago. Yolanda loves helping our patients get the Smile Makeover they have always wanted and taking care of their comfort and needs. Yolanda is married and has 3 children. She loves to shop, party/event planning, go to church and spend time with her family.
Stephanie is passionate about dentistry and healthy, beautiful smiles! She loves to help create the best and most comfortable dental visit for them. Originally from OK, Stephanie loves Austin and likes hiking through the greenbelts, kayaking on Town Lake and listening to live music with friends. Stephanie also enjoys traveling and watching sports.