Meet the Staff at Lifeworks Dental
Tish – Dental Hygienist
Tish has been a dental hygienist since 2000, but started in the dental field a few years before that as a dental assistant. She enjoys the work that she does because she gets the chance to meet new people on a daily basis, sometimes developing lasting relationships, and also helping contribute to a person’s optimal health. Tish is elated when a patient tells her that they appreciate what she has done for them and how well they think she’s done her job.
In her spare time, she loves going to the movies, spending time with her children, shopping and taking vacations.
Betty – Dental Hygienist
Betty has been a dental hygienist for over 30 years and has been practicing in the great state of Texas for over 20 years. She is very committed to her career and helping her patients achieve healthy smiles. She is committed to providing cutting edge, up-to-date care for her patients and tailors care to meet each of her patients’ needs. Betty received her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science from The University of Detroit and attended the dental hygiene program from The University of Detroit Dental School.
In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor activities, cooking, traveling, shopping, spending time with her family, & exploring Houston’s fabulous food scene.
Brenda S. – Dental Assistant
Brenda has been working as a dental assistant since 2012. She was very quiet when she first started, but that didn’t last long. Brenda loves to work with a team that is always willing to help out and enjoys meeting new patients.
Outside of work, Brenda enjoys shopping, and spending time with her friends and family. She also likes spending time outdoors with her German shepherd, Oakley.
Suzanne C. – Treatment Coordinator
Suzanne joined our team in September 2018, and she has over 10 years of experience in the dental field. She started her dental career as a dental assistant, so she is very familiar with the various treatments that our dentist offers.
Suzanne is excited to be a part of our wonderful practice, and to work with such great patients and co-workers! Suzanne has one daughter, Denver, who is 13 years old. When she is not working, she enjoys traveling to New Orleans,cooking, and having family time.
Shawnie was born and raised in Shreveport, LA. She has been a Registered Dental Assistant in the State of Texas since 2009. As an Expanded Function Dental Assistant, allows her to assist Dr. Tran and Dr. Nguyen in an array of advanced procedures.
She believes dental offices should not be a place of fear and strives to be as helpful as possible going above and beyond for patients and their needs. She has additional training in Invisalign, Icon, and a plethora of other dental procedures. When she isn’t at work she can be found spending time with her husband, son, and 2 beautiful daughters, riding dirt bikes and 4 wheelers. Her bucket list item is to travel to Turkey.