Meet our Friendly, Caring Dental Team
When you’re visiting a dental practice for the first time, a warm and dedicated staff can make all the difference in helping you have a positive experience! At Longview Dental Center, we’re proud to feature such an amazing group of talented, experienced team members who go the extra mile to help you and every other patient feel right at home. Keep reading to learn more about them:
Misti, Front Office
Misti has an impressive 36 years of experience in the dental world, having spent the last 30 as a member of our team. In addition to taking care of our front-of-house duties, she is also a Registered Dental Assistant and continues to take advanced education courses every year. She loves meeting new people at our office – in fact, she’s never met a stranger!
Misti considers both Houston and White Oak her hometowns. Her family is a loud bunch, and she loves spending time with her kids and grandchildren when she isn’t busy at work. Her hobbies also include watching football and baseball.
Ruth, Front Office
Originally from Los Angeles, Ruth moved to the Longview area in 2006. She attended GCU and loves getting to see great smiles every day here at the office! Her nice nature and wonderful personality make her a great fit for our front office.
Ruth is the proud mother of three beautiful children, and she loves spending time with her family, traveling, and dancing when she has free time. She speaks both Spanish and English.
Susan, Dental Hygienist
Susan first joined our practice three years ago, and she has 17 years of experience in dentistry as a whole. She received her education from Tyler Junior College. What she enjoys most about her job is being able to help patients maintain a healthy smile.
Originally from Hallsville, Susan has a very active family that consists of her wonderful husband, two dogs, and a cat. In her free time, she loves Jeep rock crawling, supporting her husband in his offroad racing, motorcycling. RVing, and practicing Krav Maga. She is a very happy person who is always smiling!
Michelle, Registered Dental Assistant
Michelle is from Kilgore, and she attended Kilgore College before undergoing her dental education at Tyler Junior College. Today, she has been a part of the dental world for six years now, having spent the last four at our office. She greatly enjoys meeting new people through her work.
Michelle is a grandmother to two beautiful babies. In her free time, she enjoys fishing, hunting, sewing, gardening, and going to church. Her family is actually originally from Italy!
Bill, Dental Lab Technician
Bill has been working in the dental world for an amazing 40 years, and he’s been helping our practice develop beautiful, high-quality restorations for 33 years and counting. Even after all this time, he still loves doing his job every day! He studied dental laboratory technology at Texas State Technical Institute, earning his Associates.
Bill has a wife and three children. When he isn’t busy at work, he enjoys hunting and doing other outdoor activities. He considers himself to be a very happy and quiet person.