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  • Shobha Hosur, DMD

    Meet Dr. Shobha Hosur, a compassionate dentist dedicated to crafting confident smiles. Along with a solid academic training from Tufts School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Hosur brings over ten years of experience and expertise to her practice. Known for her gentle chairside manner, she prioritizes patient comfort while delivering top-notch dental care.


    Dr. Hosur believes in fostering trusting relationships with her patients built on open communication, mutual respect, and genuine empathy. She takes the time to listen to her patients and their concerns, answer their questions, and alleviate any anxieties they may have about dental procedures.


    Driven by a passion for helping others achieve optimal oral health, Dr. Hosur is dedicated to delivering exceptional dental care in a comfortable and welcoming environment. She strives to make each dental visit a positive and enjoyable experience for her patients, empowering them to prioritize their oral health and achieve the smile of their dreams that they deserve. Her patients attest to the difference she  has made to their confidence.


    With a strong belief in lifelong learning, Dr. Hosur stays abreast of the latest advancements in dental  technology and techniques through continuing education courses and active participation in  professional organizations. She is an active member of American Dental Association (ADA), The American Association of Clear Aligners (AACA) and Spear Education. Her dedication to continuous  improvement ensures that her patients receive the best quality of care possible.


    Dr Hosur stays involved with the community by actively engaging in extracurricular activities and community involvement, she strives to make a positive impact on the lives of those around her. Dr Hosur is a certified meditation teacher. Some of her favorite leisure activities are reading, cooking, and gardening. 

    Whether performing routine check-ups or intricate procedures, Dr. Hosur is committed to fostering a  positive and relaxed environment for everyone. Trust in her commitment to your oral health journey, where expertise meets personalized care.

  • Minerva (Minnie) De La Rosa

    Meet Minnie, the heart and soul behind the seamless operations of our dental practice. As the dedicated Office Manager, Minnie plays a pivotal role in ensuring that every aspect of our office runs smoothly, from patient scheduling to administrative efficiency. Minnie's journey in dental management began with a solid foundation as hygiene coordinator. Minnie’s eagerness to help patients made her a perfect fit for the dynamic environment of a dental office. 


    With almost a decade of experience in dental office, Minnie has mastered the art of creating a welcoming and efficient environment for both patients and staff. Her expertise lies in streamlining administrative processes, implementing effective communication systems, and ensuring compliance with industry regulations. Minnie's commitment to staying abreast of the latest advancements in dental office management reflects her dedication to providing the highest level of service. 
    Minnie understands that a positive patient experience begins with the first point of contact. She oversees patient scheduling, billing inquiries, third-party financing and insurance coordination with a goal to make each patient's visit stress-free. Minnie's warm and friendly demeanor contributes to the welcoming atmosphere that sets our dental practice apart. 


    Minnie fosters a collaborative and supportive work environment among our dental team. She believes in the power of teamwork and effective communication to ensure that everyone is aligned with the practice's mission of delivering exceptional patient care.
     If you have any questions about our dental practice or wish to schedule an appointment, Minnie is here to assist you. Her dedication to excellence ensures that your experience at our dental office is not only efficient but also tailored to your unique needs. 

    Outside of her professional role, Minnie enjoys the company of her family and friends. Minnie loves to travel, dine out and spend time with her family.  She values quality time with her husband Ted and their two Yorkies. She believes in maintaining a healthy work-life balance, setting an example for the team and reinforcing the importance of well-being. 
     

  • Jennifer Trundle

    Jennifer is our dedicated Dental Hygienist with a mission to empower patients to achieve and maintain their best smiles.   Jennifer earned RDH degree from Coastal Bend College Dental Hygiene program in Beeville, Texas.
     Jennifer's approach to dental hygiene revolves around a meticulous and gentle care philosophy. She is dedicated to conducting thorough assessments, identifying oral health issues, and creating personalized treatment plans. Jennifer strives to make each patient's experience comfortable while emphasizing the importance of preventive measures for long-term oral well-being. 


    Committed to staying abreast of the ever-evolving field of dental hygiene, she actively pursues continuing education opportunities. This ensures that she is well-informed about the latest techniques, technologies, and research findings, allowing her to deliver the highest standard of care to our patients. 


    She believes in the power of patient education. By providing clear explanations and guidance on proper oral hygiene practices, Jennifer empowers patients to take an active role in their dental health. She enjoys fostering open communication and building lasting relationships with individuals to support their journey towards a healthier smile. Jennifer thrives in a collaborative dental team environment, working closely with Dr Hosur to ensure a comprehensive patient care. 

  • Lorraine Garza

    Meet Lorraine Garza, a compassionate and detail-oriented dental hygienist committed to promoting optimal oral health and educating patients on the importance of preventive care. She grew up in Raymondville, Texas and has been living in Coastal Bend area since 2012. 


    Lorraine has been in the dental field since 2012. Before completing her dental hygiene degree, she practiced as a Registered Dental Assistant for over 10 years. In 2023, she graduated from the Coastal Bend College Dental Hygiene program in Beeville, Texas with an Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene degree.  During her education, she honed her skills in periodontal therapy, radiography, patient education and Laser therapy. Lorraine's academic excellence and dedication to patient care earned her accolades from both peers and instructors. 


    In her role as a dental hygienist, she plays a crucial role in providing comprehensive dental cleanings, conducting thorough periodontal assessments, and offering tailored oral hygiene instructions to patients of all ages. Lorraine's approach to patient care is characterized by empathy and a deep understanding of individual needs. She believes in creating a comfortable and trusting environment, ensuring that patients feel at ease during their appointments. Lorraine is dedicated to educating her patients on the connection between oral health and overall well-being, empowering them to take an active role in maintaining a healthy smile. 
    Recognizing the dynamic nature of dental healthcare,

     Lorraine is committed to staying current with the latest advancements in her field. She regularly attends seminars and workshops, expanding her knowledge in areas such as laser therapy, digital imaging, and other cutting-edge technologies that enhance patient care. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her husband and 2 kids. They enjoy the outdoors and spend most of their time on the baseball or football fields with kids’ extracurricular activities.  


    Lorraine is not just a dental hygienist; she is a dedicated member of our team with a genuine passion for promoting oral health and making a positive impact on the well-being of her patients and community. 

  • Brenda Ponce

    Brenda is a dedicated and compassionate dental assistant with a passion for creating positive patient experiences. Born and raised in a close-knit community in McAllen, Texas. Brenda attended South Texas Vo Tech in Corpus Christi, where she completed a comprehensive dental assisting program.  After obtaining her certification, Brenda embarked on her professional journey in the dental field. Brenda has been an assistant since 2018. Brenda excels in chairside assistance, ensuring that patients feel comfortable and informed throughout their dental procedures. Brenda is well-versed in maintaining strict infection control protocols, creating a safe and sterile environment for both patients and staff.


    Brenda's genuine concern for patients' well-being is evident in her ability to build rapport and establish trust. She takes time to explain procedures, address concerns, and provide post-treatment care instructions, fostering a positive and supportive atmosphere. Patients often commend her for her empathy and the personalized care she offers.


    Recognizing the importance of continuous learning, Brenda regularly attends online workshops and seminars to stay updated on industry trends and advancements. She is committed to expanding her knowledge to provide the highest standard of care to her patients. Brenda never shies away from new responsibilities; is always eager to help to the best of her ability.


    Outside of the dental office, Brenda enjoys the company of her friends and family. Brenda is not just a dental assistant; she is a caring professional dedicated to enhancing the dental experience for her patients while making a positive impact on the community's oral health.

  • Jaelin Mickens

    Jaelin is a dedicated Dental Assistant with a commitment to delivering exceptional patient care.  Jaelin completed the Dental Assisting certification program from STV, Corpus Christi. Throughout her training, she gained hands-on experience in chairside assisting, sterilization procedures, and patient management.  Jaelin helps to create a welcoming and comfortable environment for patients. She takes pride in her ability to effectively communicate with patients, addressing their concerns and providing clear instructions for post-treatment care. She believes in fostering positive relationships to alleviate any anxieties associated with dental visits. Do not be fooled by her soft voice, she can put any anxious patient quickly at ease.


    Jaelin stays abreast of the latest advancements in dental technology and procedures through continuing education. By staying informed, she aims to contribute to the efficiency and effectiveness of our dental practice. Jaelin is a quick learner and adapts very well to new technologies.


    Jaelin thrives in a collaborative team environment and believes in the power of teamwork to provide comprehensive and patient-centered care. As a dental assistant Jaelin is committed to excellence in patient care, brings her skills and passion to our team.


    Outside of the dental office, Jaelin enjoys her close-knit family.  These family times contributed to her well-rounded approach to life, enhancing her ability to connect with patients from diverse backgrounds. 

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