Meet Our Friendly Canton, TX Dental Team
Debbie A. – Doctor Scheduler
Originally from Grand Saline, Debbie has been a member of our Canton, TX dental practice for 11 years and counting. She attended Grand Saline High School and always enjoys interacting with both our patients and the other team members.
Debbie has been married to her husband for 32 years, and they have two children named Amber and Josh. Outside of work, she has fun spending time with her family and friends, cooking, baking, and being a massage therapist. She also loves animals and has four Pugs!
Cristy – Financial and Insurance Coordinator
Cristy has been a member of our oral healthcare family for 10 years. She received her education from both Trinity Valley Community College and Eastfield College. Her favorite part of her job is being able to help patients fight their frustrating insurance problems!
Cristy is originally from right here in Canton, and she is married with two boys. Her family is the most important thing in her life and they are her sunshine on a cloudy day. She and her husband also enjoy farming, and they even have a produce stand on the side with his business partner which keeps them busy.
Nikki – Treatment and Financial Coordinator
Nikki has been part of our practice for 10 years now. She attended Penn Foster Career School and is also a RDA (Registered Dental Assistant), with certification in radiology, nitrous oxide, implants, CareCredit, and more. Building relationships and trust with patients is the best part of her job. She loves the look on their faces when they see that their team cares and can help!
Originally from Wills Point, Nikki has a very outgoing, giving, and loud family. Outside of work, she enjoys gardening, dancing, watching movies, taking family trips together, and NAPS! Doing things for her friends and family always makes her happy.
Stephanie – Team Support Coordinator
Stephanie has been a member of our dedicated dental team for almost 10 years and counting! She is originally from Grand Saline and attended Brownsboro High School.
Stephanie has a large, loud, and loving family. Outside of work, she loves riding in the mountains with her husband and kids side by side. She’s also addicted to running.
Debbie S. – Registered Dental Assistant/Clinical Supplies Coordinator
Debbie has been a member of Legacy Dental Group for 20 years now, with 27 years of overall experience in the field. She has her Expanded Duties certification, as well as additional certification in nitrous oxide, radiographs, and CPR. Her favorite part of her job is being able to help others!
Originally from Wills Point, Debbie has been married for over 30 years and has three kids and six grandkids. In her free time, she enjoys listening to music, spending time with family and friends, and doing yardwork. She also loves riding motorcycles in the mountains and seeing all of God’s beautiful creations.
Donna C. – Hygiene Coordinator
Donna is originally from Henderson, and she’s been a part of our Canton team for five years and counting. She attended Henderson High School and always enjoys getting to meet lots of new people as a part of her job.
Donna has a wonderful husband, two great sons, the best daughter-in-law, and the cutest grandbaby ever. Her hobbies include yardwork and spending time on her side business Doodle Do.
April – Registered Dental Assistant
April has been with our practice for 3 ½ years now. She attended Tyler Junior College and is certified in nitrous oxide, radiology, and CPR. She loves giving people beautiful smiles!
A Canton resident, April has two children. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, baking, and spending time with her babies.
Jessica – Financial and Scheduling Assistant
Jessica is originally from right here in Canton, and she’s been a member of our dental team since January of 2014. She attended Concorde Career College and has her Expanded Duties certificate. She is also certified to administer nitrous oxide. Her favorite part of her job is helping patients achieve a healthy, beautiful smile, and as well as getting to work with such a great group of people.
Jessica has been married to Zachary since May of 2014, and they don’t have any children just yet unless you count dogs. In her free time, she raises and breeds Blue Heelers, plays softball, and bakes. At the age of 21, she was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, and she has been dealing with this for almost three years. Most days, she doesn’t hurt, and she considers that a blessing!
Kimberly – Registered Dental Assistant
Kimberly has been a part of Legacy Dental Group for 8 ½ years and counting. She attended Tyler Junior College and received her dental education from the ATI Dental Assisting Program; she also has additional certification in radiology, CPR, and nitrous oxide. She loves helping people feel good about themselves through her work!
Kimberly and her wonderful husband Blake have two amazing kids named Derek and Blakeley. A Canton resident, she enjoys having family time, being at the beach, and playing sports when she’s outside of the office.
Chloe – Registered Dental Assistant
Chloe has been busy working in dentistry for seven years now, first joining our practice five years ago. She received her dental education from Training Academy 4 U in Ferris, TX. She loves the patient relationships she builds at Legacy Dental Group!
Originally from Kemp, Chloe and her husband have a Lab named Molly, a weenie dog named Toby, and a cat named Alley. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, hanging around her pets, watching funny movies, and being with her husband. In her mind, she and Jimmy Fallon are best friends, and going to see his show live is on her bucket list.
Toni – Registered Dental Assistant
Toni is originally from Terrell, and she’s been a member of our practice for 10 ½ years now. Overall, she has 27 years of experience in the dental field! She attended Trinity Valley Community College and is certified in CPR and nitrous oxide. She enjoys being able to help people at her job.
Toni has been married for nine years, and she has a stepdaughter named Kayla. In her free time, she enjoys reading and cross-stitching.
Tracy - New Patient Coordinator
Tracy is a relatively new member of our dental team, bringing with her 12 years of overall experience. She is originally from Edgewood, TX, and she loves that her job allows her to get to know people and help them.
Tracy has a husband and a daughter who is about to start college. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, attending live music concerts, and cheering on the Dallas Cowboys. She is bilingual and speaks Spanish!
Donna S. – Registered Dental Assistant
Donna is originally from Cleveland, OK, and she has been working in the dental field for 40 years now! She has been part of our team for 20 years and counting. She attended Central State University (now known as The University of Central Oklahoma) and the American College of Health & Careers. She has her certification in CPR as well. She loves the rewards and relationships that come from helping others through her work.
Donna is married. She has two children, three stepchildren, and six grandchildren.
Darlene – Registered Dental Hygienist
Originally from Mabank, Darlene has been working in dentistry for 16 years now, having spent the last 9 as a member of our accomplished staff. She attended Trinity Valley Community College and Tyler Junior College for dental hygiene and is also certified in CPR and nitrous oxide. She makes it a point to attend 12 hours of continuing education each year. Her favorite part of her job is caring for patients and getting to know them personally while meeting their dental needs.
Darlene has a close-knit family that loves spending time together. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling, sewing, doing crafts of all types, and playing with her grandbabies! She gets excited about any and all upcoming holidays as well.
Adrian – Registered Dental Hygienist
Adrian has three years of experience in the dental world, with the past two spent as a member of our team. Originally from here in Canton, she attended Tyler Junior College and is certified in both nitrous oxide and CPR. She works for the very best dentists in her hometown with amazing people, and she truly enjoys what she does.
God has blessed Adrian with a wonderful husband and two little boys who are full of life. In her free time, she enjoys staying active with her kids, playing outdoors, camping, running, hiking, and spending time at the family farm. She loves living life every day!
Shelby – Registered Dental Hygienist
Shelby is originally from Athens, TX. She has been a member of our team for two years now, with four spent in the dental field overall. She graduated with her dental hygiene degree in 2012 from Tyler Junior College and also has her certification in CPR and nitrous oxide. Creating patient relationships is very important to her, and she enjoys helping them achieve healthy smiles. She also loves working with great friends!
Shelby and her husband have a son and a daughter. When she has free time, she enjoys running, hanging out with her family, and attending live music venues. Recently, she ran a half marathon with other team members from Legacy Dental Group.
Heather – Registered Dental Hygienist
Heather has been a member of our Legacy Dental Group team for two years so far. She attended the Dental Hygiene Program at Tyler Junior College and loves helping people fall in love with their smile. Keeping them interested in their dental health is important to her!
Originally from Winona, Heather now lives in Ben Wheeler. She and her husband Boone have a Baby Crockett on the way. When she isn’t busy at work, she enjoys traveling, fishing, fitness, and spending time with family and friends. She takes each day as a blessing and always strives to be the best person she can be.
Amber – Registered Dental Hygienist
Amber has three years of experience in dentistry, with the last two spent as a member of our team. She attended the Dental Hygiene program at Tyler Junior College. Her favorite part of her job is being able to work with a team that loves each other like family!
Today, Amber lives in Lindale, with Alba being her original hometown. She and her husband Chase have two dogs named Copper and Abbott. In her free time, she loves seeing family, spending time with her nieces and nephew, and traveling. She also collects coffee cups with her husband from any new city they travel to.
Wendy – Registered Dental Hygienist
Wendy has been with Legacy Dental Group for 18 years now! She has her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Tyler Junior College, as well as her Bachelor of Applied Arts & Sciences from Texas A & M Commerce. Today, she loves getting to take care of patients and learn about them through her work.
Originally from Chandler, Wendy is married with two fur babies – a Welsh Corgi named Lola and a Tabby Cat named BooBookitty. Outside of work, she enjoys camping, gardening, sewing/crafting, baking, and spending time with friends and family. She doesn’t take herself too seriously and always has time for a good laugh, which is why she likes watching funny movies as well.
Mandi – Receptionist
Mandi is originally from Red Oak and attended Red Oak High School. Her favorite part of her job is being able to help patients feel welcome when they arrive for their appointment.
Mandi has a large, close, and fun-loving family. In her free time, she enjoys watching her kids play sports, shopping, and reading. She is actually a twin!