Meet Our Pediatric Dental Team - Katy, TX
Our Big Smiles Help Your Little Ones
Our team is fun, friendly, and highly-skilled, and they’ll make you happy you came to see us as soon as you walk through our doors. Each member has years of experience working with children of all ages, so you can trust your child will always be in good hands. You’ll be amazed at how quickly they learn about your child and personalize their experience, so they leave every appointment with a huge smile on their face. To start getting to know the team here at Happy Chompers, read on below!
Allison, Front office/Treatment Coordinator
Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, Allison has more than three years of experience in the world of dentistry. Since joining our team, she has played an integral role in everything from treatment coordination and office management to insurance verification and appointment scheduling. Her ability to multi-task, upbeat personality, organizational skills, and love for children are just a few things that make her such a phenomenal member of our team!
Outside of dentistry, Allison’s hobbies include weightlifting and painting. She also enjoys photography, museums, and trying new things!
Cayce, Registered Dental Assistant
Cayce joined our team in 2020 and since has been responsible for sterilization, X-rays, cleanings, trainings, and medical records. She loves that each day provides her with the opportunity to build genuine relationships with new patients and welcome back existing ones. Her passion for helping kids will be evident from the first time you meet her!
Outside the office, Cayce enjoys spending time with her kids and family. Together, they love skating and playing volleyball. One thing you may not know about her is that she loves repurposing old furniture!
Saja, Registered Dental Assistant
Saja joined our team in 2020, and she has since spent her days providing chairside assistance, processing X-rays, helping with administrative duties, and, most importantly, building and maintaining genuine relationships with each of our patients. For her, being a part of a team that is full of care, compassion, and playfulness is extremely rewarding. She also enjoys helping patients and families who struggle with dental-related anxiety feel calm and cared for in the treatment chair!
Saja and her husband have two daughters together. Her interests outside of dentistry include listening to music, painting, and restoring furniture. Here’s an interesting fact about Saja: she loves all things Disney!
Maria, Dental Assistant
Maria is originally from Venezuela! Since joining our team in 2020, she has used her love for children to make kids feel comfortable in the treatment chair while assisting the doctor during procedures. For her, being a part of an upbeat environment and building relationships with our patients and their families is her favorite part of her job!
Congratulations are in order since Maria is currently engaged! When she isn’t planning the wedding, she enjoys baking, playing the piano, and spending quality time with her family.
Mariana, Dental Assistant
A Texas native, Mariana joined our team in early 2020. Since, she has spent her days assisting the doctor, entering treatment plans, and taking X-rays. Her enthusiastic personality helps every child feel more at ease and comfortable in the treatment chair, which helps them genuinely look forward to taking care of their teeth!
When she isn’t with our team, Mariana loves spending time with loved ones, going on new adventures, traveling, drawing, and being a fashionista!
Valerie, Dental Assistant
Valerie is originally from Cypress, TX! Since joining our team in 2021, she has enjoyed using her kind and patient nature to help children get the quality, stress-free, enjoyable dental care they deserve. In fact, she is currently working toward her RDA certification to continue making that goal a reality!
In her free time, Valerie likes going on picnics with her three sisters, dancing, and journaling!