Dental Providers

San Antonio – West Campus

 

Birgit L. Carlson, D.D.S.

Specialty: General Dentistry        Location: San Antonio – West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, Baylor College of Dentistry, 1984;
B.S. Biology, Trinity University, 1977
Hobbies: Spending time with my four children and gardening
From: Born in Bremen, Germany; spend most of my life in San Antonio

 

 

Hilda Yáñez, D.D.S

Specialty: General Dentistry    Location: San Antonio – West Campus


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         Location: San Antonio – West Campus

 

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

 

Corey Jones, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry        Location: San Antonio – West Campus

 

Degree and College: Bachelor of Arts in Radio/TV/Film, University of North Texas;
Doctor of Dental Surgery, UT Health San Antonio, School of Dentistry
Hobbies: Spending time with my family, photography, reading fiction, going to the movies, watching way too much Star Trek, following Drum Corps International and attending competitions
From: Commerce, Texas

 

Hilda Garcia, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist         Location: San Antonio – West Campus

 

Degree and College: Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene, Coastal Bend College in Beeville, 2012
Special Interest: Counseling and motivating patients to achieve optimal oral health
Certification: Sealant, CPR
From: San Antonio, TX

 

Mercedes A. Mendoza, RDH, BA

Specialty: Dental Hygiene         Location: San Antonio – West Campus

 

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

Yvette Barrera, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist   Location: San Antonio – West Campus

 

Degree and College: Certificate in Dental Hygiene, University of Texas Heath Science Center at San Antonio
Special Interests: Educate patients about the importance of oral health.
Hobbies: Reading, watching my daughter perform, traveling and making memories with my family.
From:San Antonio, Texas

San Antonio – East Campus

 

 

Heather Williamson, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry    Location: San Antonio – East Campus


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
Hobbies: Music
From: Edinburg, TX

 

 

 

Carly M. Tovar, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry   Location: San Antonio – East Campus


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         Location: San Antonio – East Campus

 

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    Location: San Antonio – East Campus

 

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

 

 

Valerie L. Williams, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry    Location: San Antonio – East Campus


Degree and College:
Doctor of Dental Surgery, Baylor College of Dentistry. BS in Biology, University of Texas at San Antonio
Certification: Nitrous Oxide
Special Interest: Cosmetic dentistry and education
Hobbies: Exercise, traveling, watching sports, spending time with friends and family
From: Brady, Texas 

 

Abigail Sellers, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry   Location: San Antonio – East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, Texas A & M College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX
Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Houston-Downtown
Special Interests: Comprehensive/cosmetic dentistry
Hobbies: Spending time with my family, camping, fishing, outdoor activities, running (exercising), traveling, watching movies  
From: Born in Laredo, TX, raised in San Antonio, TX

 

Christine Z. Morin, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist       Location: San Antonio – East Campus

 

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

 

 

Sandra Salazar-Mendoza, RDH, BS

Specialty: Dental Hygiene    Location: San Antonio – East Campus

 

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 Interests: 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

Kyle Campus

 

Christopher Hastings, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry         Location: Kyle Campus

 

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        Location: Kyle Campus

 

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   Location: Kyle Campus

 

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

 

 

Eduardo Vela, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry    Location: Kyle Campus


Degree and College:
 Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX
Bachelor of Science in Dental Laboratory Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX
From: San Antonio, Texas

 

 

 

Parisah Troy, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist    Location: Kyle Campus


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

 

Betty A. Martinez, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist         Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Certificate of Dental Hygiene, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Allied Sciences
Certification: National Board of Dental Examiners Certificate, Nitrous Oxide Monitoring Certificate, Texas State Board Certificate
Special Interest: Pedodontics, Periodontics
Hobbies: Traveling and Baking
From: San Antonio, TX