Our Staff

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We know that our office is only as effective and as welcoming as the people who work in it, which is why we take pride in our friendly and well-trained team members! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment in a supportive and nurturing environment. We promise to speak candidly with you about possible treatments as well as any risks and associated costs of treatment, and how treatment can address your individual needs.

Our staff is uniquely trained and highly skilled, and we strive to provide unparalleled service to each patient. Our staff consists of team members with specialized training and certifications, and years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

Front Office Staff

Our office staff is proficient in explaining insurance coverage and helping the patient coordinate their dental treatment. They work to ensure the patient is well informed prior to every dental visit.

 

Jana

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Jana, a Registered Dental Assistant, has been with us since March 2011.  She received her bachelors’ degree in Business and Marketing from WT in May of 2016 and is currently the office manager for Class 1 Dental Associates.  Jana is thankful to be working with a team so caring and committed to their patients and one another.  Her favorite aspect of dentistry is that it is constantly evolving with advances in technology, treatment and information for improving patient care.  For Jana, dentistry is exciting.  She feels like Class 1 stays on the leading edge and she is an integral part of that advantage.  Outside the office, Jana is the coffee addict, enjoys reading, gardening, travel and time with friends and family.

 

Gloria

Gloria-DeLaRosa.jpgGloria has been with Class 1 Dental Associates since November 2007.  She loves getting to know our patients, answering questions and unraveling the “mysteries” of their dental insurance.  Gloria is a problem solver who never gets rattled or impatient.  She makes everyone feel like they are receiving her full attention and she resolves concerns quickly and efficiently for patients and staff alike.  Gloria likes to travel and spend time with her family. In the fall she enjoys keeping up with her favorite football team, Dallas Cowboys, win or lose.

 

 

Cayton 

Cayton-Nino.jpgCayton joined Class 1 Dental Associates in October of 2014.  Before becoming part of our team, she was also an established patient.  Cayton has become proficient and knowledgeable about dentistry and dental insurance since coming to work with us.   She utilizes her skills and uses her kind and caring manner to interact with patients and help with treatment plans and insurance concerns.  Cayton wants every patient to leave with a smile.  She is a wife and mother of three, one son and two daughters. She enjoys watching soccer and on most Saturdays you can find her at the soccer fields cheering for her kids.

 

 

Keelie

Keelie-Meyes.jpgKeelie is the newest and youngest member of our staff.  She became interested in dentistry during a high school course focused on dental care for the elderly.  She relishes learning about dentistry from her coworkers and helping patients feel comfortable in our office.  Keelie’s interests include spending time with her Morkie pup and attending drag races.  She is an Amarillo native and graduated from Randall High School.

 

Dental Assistants

Our dental assistants are caring and highly educated. They take the time to discuss any questions or concerns you have regarding your dental treatment.

 

Destinee

Destinee-Delozier.jpgDestinee graduated from dental assisting school at the top of her class in 2011.  She joined the Class 1 Dental team right after school and has been an energetic and valuable member of our group.  Dentistry is a true passion for Destinee and it shows in her interest and commitment to her patients and her work. Destinee loves to sing especially country music. Shopping is a true addiction and having a daughter only doubles her shopping pleasure.

 

Betty

Betty-DuBose.jpgBetty, a registered dental assistant, graduated from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.  She has been a dental assistant for 24 years and has worked with Class 1 Dental for the past five years.  Betty is a people person and loves the relationships she develops with her patients.  She is knowledgeable and current on issues in dentistry and thrives on educating her patients regarding their dental health needs.  Betty enjoys spending time with her family and friends, camping, fishing, gardening and cooking.  She has a trip to see the Giant Redwoods on her bucket list.

 

Kholoud

Kholoud-Doraji.jpgKholoud was born in Iran and moved to the US in 2011.  She finished high school in the states and is now a proud college student.  She has been in the dental field for two years.  She is happy when she can help patients overcome their fears and relax.  Outside of the office, she enjoys baking, cooking, exercising and spending time with family and friends.

 

Dental Hygienists

Deborah

Deborah-Giffort.jpgDeborah graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Amarillo College in 2001.  She has enjoyed working at Class 1 and caring for her patients here for the past ten years.  Most of our patients have had an appointment with Deborah and always give rave reviews about her gentle technique along with the thorough cleaning and useful information they receive.  In her time away from hygiene, she is a part-time bookkeeper for several non-profit organizations.  She loves spending time with family, gardening, movies and precious playtime with her grandson.

 

Heather

Heather-Kelly.jpgHeather knew she wanted to be a dental hygienist since she was a child.  She grew up in Lubbock and married her high school sweetheart in 2008.  Heather received her bachelors’ degree from Texas Tech and then her Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene.  She began her career in 2011 and loves her career choice. Heather takes great pride in her work and strives to provide the best dental cleaning along with the best experience for each of her patients.  Heather and her husband, Josh, a football coach at Pampa High School, have two young children.  Heather enjoys photography and travel but says that for now her family and her work are the light of her life.  

To experience the difference that only a well-trained, professional and courteous team can deliver, schedule your appointment with our office today!