Platinum Dental




Meet The Staff

Lisa, Karina, Dara, Perla, Editha, Bonnie & Heather


Lisa -is a Registered Dental Hygienist and the Platinum Dental office manager. She started working in dentistry in 1996, graduating from Tyler Junior College Dental Hygiene program in 1999. She has extensive experience in Periodontics and General Dentistry.  Lisa loves working with all age groups and strives to help all her patients reach their full dental health potential. She and her husband Eric (both native Tylerites) enjoy spending time with their three children. They are members of Green Acres Baptist Church.

Karina- is a Registered Dental Assistant for the Platinum Dental team. She has been in the dental field for a several years working with all age groups in both general dentistry and orthodontics. Karina is fluent in Spanish. She does a wonderful job of taking care of her patients and making them feel at home while in the office. Her goal is to help all the patients feel comfortable and at ease while in our office. Karina, her husband and son enjoy many family activities together.


Dara-is our insurance coordinator and takes care of our front desk. She is a Registered Dental Assistant as well. She has worked in dentistry for several years and has experience in both general and pediatric dentistry. Dara is here to help schedule your appointments and help in estimating your benefits. She is also fluent in Spanish. You will always feel welcome with a greeting from her. Dara, her husband Cesar and their daughters love to spend their spare time with friends and family.


Perla-is a Registered Dental Assistant that has been part of the Platinum Dental team for several years. She does a wonderful job helping our patients from the minute they walk in, during their appointment, until they have completed their time in our office. She loves to help in any way she can with all patients, young and old. She is fluent in Spanish as well. Perla, her husband and children like to spend time with family and friends.


 Editha -is our one of our front desk specialists. She has several years experience helping patients with their treatment needs. She is here to help you with scheduling your appointments and answering any questions you may have. She is a dental assistant with experience in general dentisrty and orthodontics. Editha is alos fluent in Spanish. She greats every patient with a welcoming smile when they enter our office. In her free time Editha enjoys spending time with her family.


Bonnie -is a Registered Dental Hygienest that has been with the Platinum Dental team for several years. She started working in dentistry in 2011 after graduating from Tyler Junior College Dental Hygiene program. She enjoys helping patients achieve a healthy smile. When she is not working, Bonnie spends time taking care of her animals, a donkey, horses, cats and dogs.  


Heather -is a Registered Dental Hygienest, joining the Platinum Dental team just over a year ago. She graduated from the Tyler Junior Colege Dental Hygiene program. She has been in dentistry for many years now. Heather is also a military veteran. She greets every patient she sees with a smile and strives to help patients enjoy a healthy smile. She enjoys spending time with family in her free time.