Her beautiful smile and positive aura are the reasons we refer to Melody as our own Snow White. She is passionate about oral health and building relationships with her patients in order to communicate the importance of good oral habits. She is extremely devoted to educating patients on their individual needs. Melody also loves working with a practice that is able to treat patients comprehensively through the access of advanced technology.
Melody joined Dr. Ashley’s team immediately upon graduating from dental hygiene school in 2017, where she was awarded the honor of being on the President’s list. Her life in the dental industry began in 2011 as a registered dental assistant. She is currently a member of the National Society of Leadership & Success and the Student Chapter of the American Dental Hygienists Association. In her free time, Melody enjoys spending time with her family, scrapbooking, and volunteering.
Helping people understand the importance of their oral health is always top on Christine’s mind, and she is extremely talented as a patient educator. As the newest member of Dr. Ashley’s team, Christine prides herself in staying current with the latest research in preventative oral health care. Her professionalism and commitment are noticeably reflected in her positive attitude and delivery of care with a calm chairside manner and kind demeanor.
Christine served with the US Air Force as a dental assistant for 9 years before her passion inspired her to further her education into becoming a registered dental hygienist in 2017. In her free time, Christine enjoys cooking, spending time with her family and making custom t-shirts.
One of the first friendly voices you will hear over the phone is Isabel. Her heart is transfixed on ‘Family, Faith and Love’ which she brings to her position as our patient coordinator, focusing to ensure patient expectations are fully met while visiting our dental practice. She transitioned into the dental field in 2005 and remains passionate about assisting patients with their dental scheduling needs.
Isabel joined our practice in 2018 and remains a strong member of our admin team. Originally from South Texas, Isabel counts her finest blessings from her family; beginning with her loving parents to her 2 children, Joaquin - a USAF vet and Erica - also in the dental field, to her 2 beautiful granddaughters. Her hobbies include time spent with family, going on road trips and praising God for all her many blessings.
Linda is one of the first bright and happy faces you'll see when visiting our office! She has been in the dental field since graduating from DelMar College in 2000 as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA). Linda eventually cross-trained with the admin department, which is where she found her passion in assisting patients understand their dental benefits and all aspects of the financial side of dental.
We were blessed to have Linda join our office in 2019, where she completed our team. All questions financial can be addressed to Linda; she will help you out in with a constant warm smile on her face and willingness to help navigate dental insurance.
Linda is married and has been blessed with 2 boys who are actively participating in Martial Arts, where she attends all tournaments as their #1 fan! Her spare time is surrounded by family activities.
Registered Dental Assistant
Valuing patients and providing to them with the highest level of quality care deserved, is the standard that you find Cristina lives by on a daily basis. Her interest in dentistry was piqued when her son's teeth began to develop, which prompted her to attend STVT and graduate as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) in 2018. She truly loves being a dental assistant because it allows her to help patients understand the importance of oral hygiene. Additionally, she loves hearing patients' stories and getting to know them better!
She joined our practice in 2019 and hit the ground running as a dental assistant.
Cristina (Cris), is the mother of 2 active boys and spends her free time with her family and taking spontaneous road trips.