Meet Our Team
One of the first things you’ll notice about our practice is our team “chemistry.” The chemistry here is all good and is fueled by the humor, professionalism, skill, dedication, and compassion of each team member. You’ll also notice that we pay much attention to the little comfort details. Are you thirsty? Do you need some lip balm? Need to call a family member?
It is this level of comfort and service that you can expect from us during each and every visit.
Lynn – RDH
Lynn is our registered dental hygienist. She received her bachelor of science in dental hygiene from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1996. She has been with our practice ever since. She has pride in making her patients healthier with clinical hygiene and education. Lynn is committed to giving her patients the highest quality care, with a gentle touch.
Lynn enjoys spending time and traveling with her husband Robert, especially going to Iowa to see her family. In her spare time she also enjoys going to the gym for “health” time.
Denise – RDH
Denise is one of our part time hygienist. She has been practicing for 38 years. Her passion is seeing patients be the best they can be, not only pertaining to oral health. She loves family and enjoys getting to know about patients families as well. Denise has been married to her high school sweetheart Larry for 38 years. Denise and Larry are longtime friends with Dr. McDonald, and actually went to the same college.
Denise and Larry have a daughter and a son living in the metroplex and 4 beautiful grandangels. She enjoys working out and traveling along side with Larry. Denise is very active in her church serving with the high school youth and is a mentor mom for a special moms group.
Rachel – RDH
Rachel is one of our part time hygienist. She has been practicing since she graduated hygiene school at Midwestern State University in August of 2020. Her passion is seeing patients improve and learn about their oral health as well as throw in a dental fun fact or two.
Rachel loves to travel and spend time with friends and family. She also enjoys Disc golf and bowling. She enjoys to hear about where and what she should do for her next adventure!
Lisa – RDA, New Patient Coordinator
Lisa is the Treatment and New Patient Coordinator. She thrives on putting people at ease and bringing a smile to their faces. She has a zest for life and finds joy in the patient relationships that she has nurtured over the many years she has been with Dr. McDonald. Having a compassionate, professional, fun environment to work in is a blessing for her. She celebrates life with family and friends because “Every day is a holiday… and every meal is a feast”!
Kristi – RDA
Kristi is our lead registered dental assistants. She has sat side-by-side assisting Dr. McDonald and managing the lab since 2001. Her passion for dentistry is driven by the love of people and the opportunity that dentistry allows her to build relationships that make a difference in our patient’s lives. Implants and all of the new technology that Dr. McDonald’s office provides our patients are just a few of the things that Kristi loves.
Outside of the office, Kristi enjoys spending time with her husband and two children at baseball and football games.
Veronica – RDA
Veronica grew up in Benavides, Texas. Veronica is a Registered Dental Assistant who is also bilingual, she received her Dental Assisting education with a minor in Biology from the Texas A&M University-Kingsville Dental Assisting Program. She previously worked in Allen for 16 years. Her hobbies include exercising and spending time with her fiancé, son Darren and friends.