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HYGIENISTS
STEPHANIE PHILIPS
STEPHANIE PHILIPS

I am a Registered Dental Hygienist. I got my degree at Amarillo College. My husband’s name is Steven. We have two sons named Quinton and Trey. I love spending time outdoors and traveling.

GLENNA MOORE
GLENNA MOORE

I have worked in pediatric dentistry for more than 25 years. I’ve been married for 38 years to my husband, Jim, who is an optometrist. We have 3 sons: Brandon, who has an Australian Shepard, Nick and his wife Sarah, and Blake and his wife Kelly. We also have triplet granddaughters: Brennyn, Brooklyn and Brylee. My favorite colors are turquoise and pink. My favorite cartoon character is Tinkerbell because she can fly.

AMANDA HENDERSON
AMANDA HENDERSON

I graduated from AC in 2005 and have been in pediatric dentistry for 11 years. My husband, Heath, and I have 2 beautiful children named Violet and Theodore aka “Teddy.” We also have two Chihuahuas named Bailey and Peanut. My Favorite color is orange. My favorite Disney character is Rapunzel because she wasn’t afraid of new adventures.

MADISON SPITLER
MADISON SPITLER

I am a registered dental hygienist. I graduated from Amarillo College. I come from a big family who I love dearly. I love my job as a Dental Hygienist. My favorite character is Rapunzel because she is very adventurous and brave.

DENTAL ASSISTANTS 
KATHY ROMERO
KATHY ROMERO

I have worked many years in pediatric dentistry as a registered Dental Assistant. I have two wonderful boys. Jacob, who is 10 years old and Nicholas, who is 6 years old. My favorite color is pink. Nemo is my favorite cartoon character because he is never afraid to explore.

STACY JOHNSON
STACY JOHNSON

I was born and raised in Amarillo. I graduated from Randall High School and attended Amarillo College's Dental Assisting program. I have four wonderful kids named Ryan, Reagan, and twin boys named Bo and Brody. I love to spend time with my kids and husband Josh. We enjoy doing outdoor activities like fishing and camping. If I could be any cartoon character I would be Nemo because he never gives up “Just Keep Sw

NAOMI ENGLISH
NAOMI ENGLISH

I was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas. I graduated from Randal High School in 2008 and continued my education at Amarillo College. I am married to my wonderful husband Brandon English. We have two sweet boys Daxton and Dawson. We recently adopted a dog named Sadie. My favorite cartoon character is Goofy, because he is always in a good mood and makes the best of everything.

NANCY HERNANDEZ
NANCY HERNANDEZ

I am a Registered Dental Assistant. I graduated from Dumas High School in 2012. I love working with kids where I am able to help the kids become more knowledgeable over their oral health. I love spending time with my loved ones on my free time. I enjoy trying new things and visiting new places. Pink is my favorite color. My favorite cartoon character is the Little Mermaid because she is very adventurous.

NELLY PINA
NELLY PINA

I am a Registered Dental Assistant. I am currently working in the front office. I have been blessed with three beautiful children, Brittany, Alexis, and John Jr. I am happily married to my best friend, John Pina. My hobbies are spending quality time with my family and reading. My favorite color is yellow. My favorite cartoon character is the Little Mermaid because she is spontaneous and adventurous.

JAMIE BONASERA
JAMIE BONASERA

I have lived in Amarillo for 5 years. I am originally from Morrison, Colorado. I have one son named Landon who is the apple of my eye and I have been married to my Wonderful husband Jereme for 3 years. My favorite Disney character is Pocahontas because I always admire what a strong and kind women she is.

JESSICA LIRA
JESSICA LIRA

I have been a Registered Dental Assistant for 7 years now. I really love working with children. Working with children is my passion in life. I have five boys of my own. My hobbies are spending time with my boys. If I could be a Disney character I would be Ariel because I would love to explore the sea.

KIRSTEE SAUNDERS
KIRSTEE SAUNDERS

I am a registered dental assistant and receptionist at Amarillo Pediatric Dentistry. I have been a dental assistant for 7 years and really enjoy working with all the kids because they never fail to bring a smile to my face. In my free time I enjoy working out and just relaxing with my crazy dogs. If I were to be any Disney character I would be Elsa because she was able to overcome fear and let it go.

MAYS HABESH
MAYS HABESH

I have one daughter named Mila. She is my whole life and I like to spend all my spare time with her and my family. I am originally from Iraq and graduated from Baghdad University of dentistry and practiced dentistry for 12 years as a dentist. I love working with children and I love my job. I am currently working on completing my qualifications to work as a dentist here in the United States.

NICA MARTINEZ
NICA MARTINEZ

I am a registered dental assistant. I have lived in Amarillo, Texas my whole life and I LOVE it! My hobbies are being outdoors spending time with my two beautiful girls and our loving family dog named, “Chubbs”. I also love to be at the lake with my family on hot summer days. My favorite Disney character is the Genie from Aladdin, he is so funny and sweet!

BROOKE WALKER
BROOKE WALKER

I am a dental assistant here at APDO! Woohoo! I have lived in Amarillo for the past 3 years, but am originally from Spearman, TX. Go LYNX! I have two awesome sisters and some rock star parents. If I could be any Disney character, I would be Sleeping Beauty. She takes some pretty long power naps and still wakes up looking flawless.

NURSES
TAMMY BRIAN
TAMMY BRIAN
ALLISON HOGUE
ALLISON HOGUE
OFFICE STAFF
LAURIE CASTELLANOS
LAURIE CASTELLANOS

I am the Practice Development Coordinator. I have lived in Amarillo since I was a little girl. I am married to a patient man named Jay! We have 3 daughters, 2 sons, and 2 grandsons! I have worked with children for a long time and loved every minute of it. My favorite cartoon character is Simba from the Lion King because he is strong and brave.

PRISCILLA MORENO
PRISCILLA MORENO

I am the front desk/in-office sedation coordinator at APDO. I have two beautiful boys, Isidro and Samuel, who are my motivation. I attended Executive Secretarial School in Dallas and also took a medical billing and coding class at the Allen School of New York online. I enjoy spending time with my children and the children at work. My favorite color is pink.

ANGELINA SALAS
ANGELINA SALAS

I am one of the receptionists at APDO. I was born in California but raised in Amarillo. I have two beautiful children, Luis Carlos and Victoria Ayssandra. I have been with my husband for 14 years, l love spending time with my family. Mickey Mouse is my favorite character because he is always happy and loves to make everyone around him happy!

SUE GARCIA
SUE GARCIA

I absolutely love working here! I work part-time and am raising two delightful and challenging grand-kids. They are great kids. We have two precious dogs which we enjoy so much. We love taking them to the dog park. I love kids, animals, music, flowers, reading, movies, and the outdoors. My favorite Disney character is Milan because she is so brave to risk her life for her father whom she loved so deeply.

KEDRA REED
KEDRA REED

I have worked in General Dentistry for 24 years and worked the last six in Pediatrics, which I LOVE!! The kiddos always seem to brighten my day. I have been blessed With two sons and three precious grandchildren. My favorite Disney character is Nemo.

VERONICA ARANDA
VERONICA ARANDA

I have been working at APD&O for about a year and a half. I’ve been living in Amarillo since 2000 and I love it! I am married to an amazing husband Juan. I have 2 girls and boy. Antonio, Maricela and Leah, all who are my world. We do a lot of traveling and camping! We love the Cowboys!! Dory is my favorite Disney character because she always seems to find the best out each situation! Just Keep Swimming!

CRYSTAL BOOKER
CRYSTAL BOOKER

I have been working at APDO for a year and a half. I love my job as the surgery coordinator. I think it’s awesome to be able to help these kddos get the dental treatment they need. When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with family and friends. I love autumn because of the weather change and football. Go Cowboys! My favorite Disney princess is Cinderella because she always stayed true to herself no matter how anyone treated her.