Dhalia S., RDA
Dhalia started her dental assistant career in January 2016, shortly after graduation. She started off working as check-in receptionist and slowly transitioned to chairside assisting. You can now see Dhalia working with your child building that one on one relationship and make their experience memorable. Her favorite part about her job is being able to work with children because they make her job fun. She enjoys spending time with her family and traveling to different places around the world.
Rebeca came from Texas State Technical College to complete her clinical training and after graduating in 2011, she became a full-time member of our staff. She enjoys interacting with the patients that have been coming for years and seeing them grow up. She is certified in CPR, Nitrous Oxide Inhalation monitoring, & Pit and Fissure Sealant placement. Outside of work, she loves spending time with her family doing anything outdoors including gardening and traveling to different lakes across Texas to go fishing.
Robin graduated from Austin Dental Assistant School in 2013. Robin loves children and helping teach patients the importance of having good and healthy oral hygiene. She is always happy to answer any questions kids and parents have related to their dental treatment. She loves spending time with her family at the baseball field and watching her kids play at all their games. Robin is a Registered Dental Assistant, certified in CPR, Nitrous Oxide Inhalation Monitoring, & Pit and Fissure Sealant placement.
Ariana joined the Temple Kids Dental team in 2017. Ariana’s favorite part of her job is interacting with all the kids and making sure they walk out loving their dental visit. She is dedicated to helping patients during every step of their dental visit. During her free time, Ariana enjoys different culinary experiences, traveling with her friends and family, and spending time with Shiro, her husky puppy.
Front Office Associate
Lizbeth, prefers to be called Liz for short, and is our newest team member. Although new to our Temple Kids Dental team she has been in front office dentistry for 7 years. Originally, from El Paso, she moved to Austin when she was 22years old. She then lived in Austin for 10 years. Recently, she moved to Holland with her faithful schnauzer/chihuahua companion, Ella, that she adopted 11 years ago from a shelter. In her spare time Liz enjoys hiking trails and trying new recipes to share with her friends and family. At work, you will usually see Liz at check-out and will assist you with scheduling next appointments for your child’s dental treatment.
Maria is a Belton, Texas native. With numerous years of dental assisting experience, we were excited when she joined out team in June of 2021. She enjoys working with kids and makes their experience at Temple Kids Dental fun and unforgettable. Outside of work Maria enjoys spending time with her family while staying busy with all her kids’ sporting events.
After moving back home to Texas from North Carolina, Jenny joined our team in September of 2021. She loves to work with kids and show them that coming to see the dentist in not scary. Kids love her bubbly personality and her laugh is definitely contagious! When she isn’t making kids laugh at TKD, she is spending time with her kids on hikes and nature walks or watching sporting events.
Front Office Associate
Beatriz joined out team in February of 2022. With many years of front office experience in the dental field, she enjoys receiving patients with a smile at the check-in desk and making kids feel welcome as soon as they walk into our office. She is always happy to help and answer any questions parents have about insurance. On her weekends, she enjoys exploring different hiking trails with her family. She loves to travel and has a goal to visit all 50 U.S. states.