Meet The Team



Dr. Amanda Garza

Dr. Garza received her dental degree from Texas A&M Baylor College of Dentistry (TAMBCD) in Dallas, Texas where she also completed a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD). In practice since 2012, Dr Garza provides comprehensive dental care, from dental fillings, extractions, crowns & bridges, restoring implants and root canal treatment. Her focus is to treat all patients with high quality, compassionate care.

She treats patients of all ages and speaks Spanish.

Dr. Garza and her husband live in Cypress, Texas. They have three kids; ages 1,3 and 5. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, movies, exercising and spending time with family.


Dr. Mimi Tran

Dr. Tran is a native born and raised Houstonian who graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School in Sugar Land.  With a passion for dentistry that ran in the family, she started her studies at Houston Baptist University and received her Bachelor of Science in Biology and minor in Business.   After receiving her bachelor degree, she went on and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Texas Dental School in San Antonio in 2007. 

 Dr. Tran views her patients as an extension of her family and focuses on building personal relationships to understand each person's dental needs and provide high quality care.   Dr. Tran’s treatment philosophy integrates state of the art technology with evidence based knowledge along with patient education. She understands some have a fear of dentistry and strives to provide a healthy and beautiful smile in a comfortable and safe setting.   She diligently serves her patients with a hard-work ethic, commitment to excellence and a dedication to life-long continuing education and learning.  Dr. Tran is an active member of SPEARS study club and multiple continuing education courses throughout the year.

 Dr. Tran and her husband were married in Houston in 2008 and have three beautiful children, Haley, Sydney and Darren.  She enjoys her time with their 2 bichon dogs, Kobe and Milo, loves traveling, movies, working out, and time with her friends and extended family.


Amanda Salas

Office Manager

Amanda has enjoyed many years working in the medical profession. She has been an office manager in orthodontics, general dentistry and family medicine.  As a dedicated professional she strives to provide optimal customer service and care to each patient.

Amanda lives in Katy with her daughter, Kaitlyn, two dogs, two cats and a fish! She enjoys spending time with her family, her granddog Zoey, any outdoor activities, cultural festivals, and experiencing new adventures.

 Amanda grew up in Livingston, Texas but has lived in Katy since 2000 and considers this home.


 


Amy Berry

Treatment Coordinator

Amy is a native Texan and has called the Katy area her home since 2003. She and her husband married in 1998 and have 2 daughters, 1 son-in-law, 2 dogs and a tortoise.

Before working in the dental industry, Amy studied and worked in interior design and with the Second Baptist Church Kids Ministry. Amy loves children, serving others, spending time with family and friends, shopping, gardening, anything that allows her to be creative, and being involved with her church family.


Nataley Born

Patient Care Coordinator/Marketing

Nataley has grown up here in Katy and is proud to call it home. In 2018 she married her high school sweetheart, Rowdy, and together they have a dog named Tonka.

She started her college education at Houston Baptist University studying education but is currently considering a career in dental hygiene. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors, doing anything crafty, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She has a love for children and serving within her church family. Nataley makes it her mission to make sure you feel welcomed into our office and are greeted with a warm smile!


Sarah Gutierrez

Lead Registered Dental Hygienist

Sarah started her career as a dental hygienist in 2014.  She received her Associates degree of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Lamar Institute of Technology in Beaumont, Texas.  Upon graduation she was inducted into the Sigma Pi Alpha High Honor Society. She enjoys learning about new advances in dentistry. She attends educational courses regularly and has obtained her laser certification. 

From a young age Sarah knew she wanted to be a dental hygienist. God placed a desire in her heart to love people and to love and encourage smiling and laughter. Sarah enjoys spending her free time with her family, friends and husband, Fabian. She loves her church, being involved in mission work and traveling.


Dariana Estrada

Registered Dental Hygienist

Dariana obtained a Bachelor's of science in Biology from the University of Houston, in the process she volunteered in numerous dental community outreach programs and mission trips. She started as a dental assistant and continued her education in dental hygiene. She graduated from UTHealth School of Dentistry Houston with a Bachelor's of science in Dental Hygiene. She is an active member of the Greater Houston Dental Hygiene Association and served as delegate for the Texas Dental Hygiene House of Delegates.

In her free time, she enjoys traveling, trying out different types of food, and volunteering at her local church. Dariana enjoys building connections with her patients, making sure they feel comfortable and leave her chair extremely motivated towards their oral health.


Diane Pozon

Registered Dental Hygienist

Diane graduated from the University of Texas School of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2011. She has 8 years of experience working with patients of all ages and in different office environments. Diane prides herself in staying current with the latest research in preventative oral health care. She strives for positive patient experience and customized care plans to achieve optimal oral health.

Diane comes from a large extensive family and loves spending time with them. She enjoys traveling, painting, and baking.


Heather Morin

Lead Registered Dental Assistant

Heather began her journey in the dental field as a single mom looking for a career that would support her family. Her passion and curiosity for dentistry was instilled in her as a young child when she was taught the importance of oral hygiene.  She says that choosing dental assisting for her career was the best decision and she absolutely loves her job!

Heather has 5 kids, 4 boys and 1 girl.  Outside of work she enjoys hunting, anything outdoors, bowling, baseball and other sports.  She always seeks to put God first!


Sydney Scott

Registered Dental Assistant

Sydney is a born and raised Houstonian and a recent graduate of Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX. She really enjoys dental assisting because she gets to be a part of changing people's lives.

In her free time she enjoys spending quality time with her family, 2 dogs and future husband, Paul.