Emily, Clinical Team
Emily was born and raised in a small town in Northern California. She has lived in Austin with her dog Scrapper since 2014 and considers it her new found home. In June 2015, Emily received her license as a Registered Dental Assistant from Austin Dental Assistant School. When she is not providing care and comfort to our patients, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, as well as exploring all the exciting activities here in Austin!
Jamie, Front Office Team
Born and raised in central Illinois, Jamie moved to Austin in 2010 after graduating with her Associates in Applied Science. Jamie joins our office with 11-years of dental experience in both the clinical and administrative areas. She loves educating patients and seeing them leave our office happy and comfortable with their smile. In her free time, Jamie enjoys spending time with her husband and their daughter watching Longhorns football or enjoying all that Austin has to offer.
Kyanna, Registered Dental Hygienist
Kyanna was born and raised in South Texas and graduated from Jourdanton High School, which is in a small town south of San Antonio. After graduating high school, she continued her education and obtained a liberal arts degree from a community college in San Antonio. Kyanna then went on to earn her Dental Hygiene degree from Coastal Bend College in Beeville. Always with a smile and a kind word, Kyanna loves working with the Council Oak Perio team and helping all her patients receive optimum dental care. During Kyanna’s free time, she likes to spend time with her two pets, family, and friends.
Missy, Treatment Coordinator & Team Lead
Missy was raised in Austin and is a Bowie High School graduate. As a Dental Assistant for 21 years, she takes great pride in caring for others, which is why she chose to work in dentistry. She loves to help others be successful and accomplish things they never knew they could. Missy spends her time away from work with her family and friends. It is not uncommon to find her lakeside or hosting dinners at home for a crowd.
Priscila, Clinical Team
Priscila moved from Los Angeles, CA to Texas in 2014. She is proud to call Texas and Council Oak Perio her new home. Working in the dental field since 2011, Priscila takes great pride in patient care and continuing education. Priscila and her husband Hugo are blessed with three beautiful children – Kayla, Emma, and Nathan. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Yajaira, Front Office Team
Originally from Mexico, Yajaira resided in Houston for 6 years where she pursued her bachelor’s in economics and worked in a variety of fields ranging from sales and marketing to teaching, and business practices. In July 2018, she relocated to Austin to work and continue her education at the University of Texas. During her leisure time, Yajaira enjoys visiting bookstores, playing piano, drawing, painting, trail running, and playing sports such as tennis, soccer, and basketball.