Dental Providers

Dental Providers

CommuniCare Dental Providers Directory


San Antonio - West Campus

Chris Carabin, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, 1993;
BS in Biology, St. Mary's University, 1989
Special Interests: Professional interests include being a firm believer in preventive and conservative dentistry by working closely with patients to promote daily attention to dental health and healthy teeth and gums. This largely includes, but is not limited to, restorative dentistry with a focus on the overall effects of dental health on the whole person
From: San Antonio, TX
Hilda Yáñez, D.D.S
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: BS Biology from the University of Texas San Antonio, 2005
Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2011
Special Interest: Building special relationships with patients so that I'm able to provide comfortable, quality, up to date individualized patient care. Taking care of the whole person and making sure patient is educated and involved in their treatment is very important.
Hobbies: Running, weights and anything that keeps me physical. I enjoy reading and crafting but mostly spending time with my children, family and dog
From: Eagle Pass, Texas
Navpreet Judge, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), University of Illinois - Chicago
Bachelors of Dental Surgery (BDS), Baba Jaswant Singh Dental College - India
Astra Tech & Noble Biocare Implant Certification, University of Illinois - Chicago
Invisalign Certification for Orthodontics, University of Illinois - Chicago
Special Interest: Providing high quality dental care
Hobbies: Play sports and traveling
From: Texas
Angelica M. Lozano, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Dental Branch-Houston, 2006;
BA in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Boston University, 1994
Hobbies: Gardening, cooking, baking, photography, traveling, and CrossFit!
From: Brownsville, TX
Violetta M. Roller, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 2004;
BS in Biology, University of Texas at San Antonio, 2000
Certification: Level I Sedation, Nitrous Oxide
Hobbies: having fun with my kids
From: Carrizo Springs, TX
Sandra Salazar-Mendoza, RDH, BS
Specialty: Dental Hygiene
Degree and College: University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio - Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene 2004
Certification: Sealant, Nitrous Oxide monitoring, CPR
Special Interest: Providing dental cleanings for the patient and educating them in the importance of oral health and it's relation to our overall health
Hobbies: Cheering with the Baseline Bums for our World Famous Five Time Champions San Antonio SPURS, hitting some golf balls, dancing to some good Tejano music and watching football on TV.
From: Born in San Antonio and raised in Hondo
Hilda Garcia, RDH
Specialty: Dental Hygienist
Degree and College: Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene, Coastal Bend College in Beeville, 2012
Certification: Sealant, CPR
Special Interest: Counseling and motivating patients to achieve optimal oral health
From: San Antonio, TX

San Antonio - East Campus

Birgit L. Carlson, D.D.S.
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, Baylor College of Dentistry, 1984;
B.S. Biology, Trinity University, 1977
Special Interest: Removable Prosthetics (Geriatrics)
Hobbies: Spending time with my four children and gardening
From: Born in Bremen, Germany; spend most of my life in San Antonio
Lourdes E. Comas, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College:
Doctor of dental surgery, School of dentistry, University of Puerto Rico, 1994
B.S. in Biology, Catholic University of Puerto Rico, 1989
Hobbies: Traveling and reading
From: Ponce, Puerto Rico
Heather Williamson, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College:
Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2009;
Bachelor's Degree from University of Texas - Pan American, 2006
Hobby: Music
From: Edinburg, TX
Carly M. Tovar, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College:
St Mary's University BS Biochemistry 2002; Baylor College of Dentistry DDS 2011
Certification: Level 1 sedation and nitrous oxide
Special Interest: Education
Hobbies: Exercising, running, doing outdoor activities, cooking, volunteering and spending time with family and friends
From: San Antonio, TX
Christina Meiners, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College:
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, D.D.S., 2010
University of Texas at San Antonio, Bacherlor of Science in Biology, 2006
Certification: Nitrous Certified, Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certified, Oral Conscious Sedation
Hobbies: Reading, watching movies, and I love to travel :)
From: Weslaco, TX
Violetta M. Roller, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 2004;
BS in Biology, University of Texas at San Antonio, 2000
Certification: Level I Sedation, Nitrous Oxide
Hobbies: having fun with my kids
From: Carrizo Springs, TX
Christine Z. Morin, RDH
Specialty: Dental Hygienist
Degree and College:
Associate of Applied Science, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1992
Certification: Sealant, Nitrous Oxide Monitoring, CPR
Hobbies: Reading, going to the beach
From: San Antonio, TX
Mercedes A. Mendoza, RDH, BA
Specialty: Dental Hygiene
Degree and College: Bachelor's Degree in English and Communication Arts, St. Mary's University, 2009. Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene, Concorde Career College, 2013
Certification: Sealants, CPR
Hobbies: Going to Spurs games with my mom, painting, running, and reading
From: Born in Jacksonville, NC and raised in Hondo, TX

Kyle Campus

Christopher Hastings, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Centers, Dental School, San Antonio, TX
Bachelors of Science, Marine Engineering, Texas A&M University
Hobbies: Traveling the great outdoors
From: Born and raised in Houston, Texas
Manuel Martinez, DDS
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, Creighton University, 2009;
Bachelor of Science, University of Dallas, 1999
Certification: Nitrous Sedation and Level 1 sedation, Mini Dental Implants
Hobbies: Gardening, woodworking and spending time with family
From: Owasso, OK
Siva Sethuraman, DMD
Specialty: General Dentistry
Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 2008 Bachelor of Science Degree, University of Michigan, 2003
Certification: ADA Certified of National Board Dental Examinations
Special Interest: Comprehensive Dentistry
From: Troy, Michigan
Parisah Troy, RDH
Specialty: Dental Hygienist
Degree and College: Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene, University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, 2012
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Arts, University of Texas at Austin, 2005
Certification: Sealant, Nitrous Oxide Monitoring, CPR
Hobbies: Hiking, biking, and other outdoor activities
From: San Antonio, TX
Shannon Lynn Nino, RDH, BSDH
Specialty: Dental Hygiene
Degree and College: Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Baylor College of Dentistry, 2010
Bachelor of Science in Textiles & Apparel, University of Texas at Austin, 2005
Certification: Sealant placement, Nitrous Oxide Monitoring, CPR for Health Care providers
Hobbies: Sand volleyball, watersports, other outdoor activities, cooking, volunteering, and spending time with family and friends
From: Del Rio, Texas