Practice Administrator/Financial Coordinator
Karen has been in the field of orthodontics since 1974 when she started working for her orthodontist as a sophomore in high school. As our Financial Coordinator, she is here to assist anyone who needs help understanding the many ins and outs of your insurance policy. Her daily goal is to answer any financial questions you may have.
Outside the office, Karen enjoys camping, gardening and cooking with her husband, Tim. Together, they enjoy raising their puppy, Bella.
Sheila has 16+ years in orthodontics and has worked in all areas, from clinical assisting to management. She thoroughly enjoys forming bonds with the families we treat. She is also their biggest cheerleader on the day the appliances are removed. She loves to see the confidence boost and excitement of the patient during that final smile reveal. It is gratifying to know our team was able to make such a big impact on a person’s life. When not working, she enjoys long walks, reading, football, road trips and spending time with her family, especially her granddaughters Blakelee and Lillian.
Kambry is one of our Scheduling Coordinators and has been working in the Dental and Medical Field for over 25 years. From the first phone call to when you leave our office, she strives to make your experience as fun, quick and easy as possible! Kambry loves to see the confidence of each patient improve as their smile grows over the course of treatment. In her spare time, she creates art and spends family time with her daughter Zoe who just graduated from the University of North Texas. Go Mean Green!
Born and raised in El Paso, Texas, Ayda and her husband moved to the DFW area in 2021 to be able to watch their (then 2-year-old) niece grow up. She is now a proud Tia to 2 nieces and a nephew! Ayda has been working in the dental field for just over two years. She enjoys seeing when patients are excited to start their journey with braces just as much as seeing the big smiles when the braces come off at the last appointment. She feels that being able to work with friendly, and positive team members makes every day a great day to work! Si solamente hablas espanol, claro que te puedo ayudar! When Ayda is not at work you can find her hanging out with her family and friends, playing board games or card games like Phase 10, Uno and Speed. Eating tacos is her favorite hobby, so recommendations are always welcomed.
Kenny is our Orthodontic Clinician. He has been working in the dental field since 2014 and is very passionate about it. He enjoys seeing the life-changing transformation that is being done with each individual patient’s smile. Born in Dallas, Texas, and has lived in the DFW metroplex for the majority of his life. He has three fur babies who live with him – one cat and two dogs.
Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with friends and family. Wherever nature is involved, know that he is there! Fun fact – Kenny has lived in Washington state for five years!
Julie has more than 15 years of experience in orthodontics! She helps Dr. Gupta with many aspects of patient care and procedures. She goes above and beyond to ensure our patient’s comfort at all times. Julie loves working in such a positive environment with team members who are friendly, respectful, and outgoing.
When not at work, Julie loves spending time with family and loves cheering on The Texas Rangers!
Orthodontic Assistant & 3D Printing Coordinator
Diana is an orthodontic assistant and the 3D printing coordinator. Diana loves her job because it gives her the ability to help patients get the perfect smile they desire. Seeing their transformation from beginning to end is very satisfying for her. In her free time, Diana likes going out to have fun with her family and friends and trying new things.
Sarah has been working in Orthodontics since 2006. Sarah loves helping her patients achieve their dream smiles! Sarah began her career running an Orthodontic lab and working chairside. Originally from Maine, Sarah moved to Texas to continue her education and career in the Dental field. Sarah graduated in 2021 with a Bachelor’s in Biological Sciences and plans to continue on to Dental school in the future. Outside of work, Sarah enjoys being outdoors, biking, softball, volleyball, and completing DIY projects around her house. She also loves spending time with her dog Sadie and cat Kadie.
Ryan was born in North Carolina but raised in the Lone Star State. She earned an Associate of Science Degree from Dallas College and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s in Organizational Leadership from Texas A&M Commerce. Ryan is active in her church, an avid reader, and enjoys cooking, camping and adventures like skydiving. As a licensed dental assistant, she aims to earn patient confidence while delivering quality services.