When it comes to dental teams, we’re proud to say that we have one of the most experienced in all of Greater Inwood, Houston, with the majority of members having spent about 30 years in the dental field. Our team is here to make your life easier in every way, whether that refers to scheduling your appointments, better understanding your treatment plan, or maximizing your insurance. Each one adds a tremendous amount of quality to our practice, and you’ll see that starting at your very first visit. Read on below to learn a little more about our fantastic team!
Lelia began working with Dr. Lawton in 2005 and has more than 26 years of experience in dentistry. As our office manager, Lelia is responsible for coordinating treatment plans and financial arrangements, comforting our patients, preparing the office daily, and ensuring that everything runs as smoothly as possible. Additionally, Lelia is a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers and emphasizes the importance of continuing education. She loves our professional, positive, warm, and family-friendly atmosphere as well as her ability to utilize her excellent people skills to serve our patients.
Lelia says that, “life is a journey, not a destination. Enjoy the ride!” Her favorite song is “What a Wonderful World” as sung by Louis Armstrong, and she enjoys traveling, fishing, snow skiing, and spending time with her family and friends.
Sheree joined our dedicated dental team as a registered dental assistant in April of 2014 with 13 years of experience in the dental field. She is certified in CPR, radiology, coronal polishing, pit and fissure sealants, nitrous oxide, and general dental assistance. Sheree loves providing dental care for all of our patients as well as the men and women of our arm forces at special military dental events.
She says her favorite quote is, “Search your soul to find your heart’s direction; trust them both to navigate your dreams.” At home, Sheree loves spending time with her kids and motorcycling.
Hanh was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She has been in the dental field for over 15 years, starting out as a part-time dental assistant in 2008. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of Houston in 2011, Realizing dentistry was her passion, she went on to complete the dental hygiene program at the University of Texas School of Dentistry in 2017, receiving her second bachelor's degree. Hanh enjoys getting to know her patients and building a long-term relationship while providing them with great dental care. She is devoted to educating patients based on their individual needs and encouraging patients through their dental journey. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, crocheting, crafting, reading, biking and running.
Daniela was born and raised in Houston, TX. She started her dental career in 2012 as a Dental Assistant while pursuing her childhood dream of becoming a Dental Hygienist. Daniela is a valuable asset to our team. Her passion in dentistry is to provide excellent quality care, help patients overcome their dental fears and really enjoy a “painless dentist” visit in her chair. Daniela’s favorite quote is, “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” In reference to that quote she likes to say, “Change one smile at a time.” Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family, taking Piano class with her 6 year old son, music, dance, cooking, and crafting.