Members of the BDP “tribe” are here for you! Whether it’s to ensure your comfort during treatment, share a Learning Lab experience with your child, or help take care of financial details, they are truly here to serve you on every level. Click on their individual photos to get to know them a bit.
In 2011, Blanca joined the BDP family after spending 15 years at home raising her children. Blanca is one of our dental assistants, and very much enjoys getting to know our patients while caring for their dental needs. She lives in Kyle with her husband, TJ, and has two daughters, Lexi and Abby. Blanca and TJ love cooking, spending time out doors hiking, and playing with their two Australian Shepherds, Franklin and Topper.
Gayle joined our team in 2016 and brings over 25 years of dental experience to BDP. She serves our patients as Health Relationship Coordinator, helping them create a pathway to achieve their dental health goals. Gayle brings compassion to every interaction she has, and her zest for life is contagious! She and her husband David recently moved to Wimberley from the Houston area, and are currently working on building their dream home. They have two grown children and are enjoying getting to know Central Texas!
Iris became a part of Buda Dental Professionals in 2016. One of her favorite things about being a dental assistant is that every day brings something new and different! She also really enjoys getting to know the BDP family of patients and building those relationships. Outside of the office, Iris loves going to movies with her husband and spending time with her family.
Jaime is a Texas native, raised in a small town outside of San Angelo; she is blessed with a very close-knit family and continues to spend quality time with them every chance she gets. Jamie graduated from Dental Hygiene school in 2000, and joined Buda Dental Professionals in 2007. Her patients would tell you that she puts her heart and soul into everything she does, and they feel genuinely cared for. Jamie and her husband, Andrew, enjoy life as a family of four with their children, Stella and Leo.
Jannette has been with our office since 2003, and has found the dental profession to be very rewarding and enjoyable. She works with our littlest patients – the children! With a family of her own, she recognizes how important a courteous and helpful staff can be when looking for a quality dental experience. She truly has a mother’s touch with the kids and they relax very easily while under her care. Away from the office, Jannette is a mother of four and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Born in Florida, Kimberly moved to the great state of Texas in 2006. As part of our front office team, she is one of the first smiling faces to welcome patients as they walk through the door. She and her fiancé, Tre, have two boys, TJ and Derek, and prior to joining BDP, Kimberly enjoyed being a stay-at-home mom. She loves spending quality time with their family and close friends, and also enjoys her hobby of photography as well. Kimberly is excited about the future, and looks forward to traveling that journey with her Buda Dental family.
After 10 years in Amarillo, Kristin moved to Central Texas in 2013, and joined BDP as one of our dental hygienists. Every day, her patients can feel her joy and sincerity in the way that she cares for them – it’s contagious! She loves the opportunity to educate patients on the mouth-body connection and the importance of maintaining optimum dental health. Kristin is married to Billy, and they have two children, Isabella and Liam. Their family loves exploring the Austin area and enjoys live music, local eateries, and fun kid crafts.
Leslie is a native Austinite. She began her dental career in 2000, and is loving every minute of it. Leslie joined our team in 2015, and says that she can’t imagine finding a better group of people to work with. As one of our administrative team members, Leslie will likely be one of the first people our patients come to know; she enjoys helping them make their health care goals become a reality. Leslie values quality time with her husband, Alex, and their three children, Alex, Andrew, and Alyssa.
Marla has been part of the Buda Dental tribe since 2002, and brings over 22 years experience to the team as a dental hygienist. She truly enjoys the opportunity to serve each one of her patients, and values the relationships she has formed with them over the years. In her time outside the office, Marla enjoys traveling, camping, and spending time with her family, which includes her four grandchildren, Fenix, Maddie Rae, Max, and Milo. She also enjoys helping her partner, Shawn, with his real estate business when she can!
Over the 15 years spent with Buda Dental Professionals, Silina has had the privilege of getting to know our patients through her role as an administrative team member. She enjoys helping patients transform their smiles and lives, and values the friendships she makes along the way. Silina has two sons, Javen and Jude, and they enjoy traveling and spending time with friends and family…especially when it involves listening to live music.
Tiffany became part of the team in 2015 and brings over 14 years of dental experience to BDP. Throughout her career, Tiffany has worked in both pediatric and adult practices; she loves the opportunity as a dental assistant at BDP to work with our patients of all ages. Tiffany is a native of South Texas, but now resides in Kyle with her husband Jonathan and two children, Korben and Cali. She loves art, photography, cooking, and spending time with her family.