Meet Our Team
In case you haven't already met our hygienist Melissa, here she is! She provides skilled, wonderfully gentle, and compassionate care for all our patients-exactly what we like to encompass here at Uvalde Smiles! Melissa stays inspired by attending Live CE's, connecting with other hygienists and listening to informative podcasts! She's been with us for a while part-time, but she'll be with us full-time now! Hooray!
Registered Dental Hygienist
Melissa grew up living in Uvalde and surrounding Hill country areas, where she is a 2004 graduate of Utopia High School. She continued her education at SWTJC and Coastal Bend College in Beeville, TX, earning an associates of applied science degree in dental hygiene.
She enjoys constantly learning what's new in dental hygiene and prevention. She prides herself in being gentle, yet thorough.
She said yes to her newlywed husband, Tyrel in April 2013 and recently welcomed their first child into the world.
She enjoys relaxing by the river, traveling, working out and spending time with her family and friends.