We love being a part of such a fun and professional team of people. Our focus in our dental office is on quality, comfortable, friendly care. We hope your dental experience is greatly enhanced when you become a member of our family. If you have any questions, please call us at 281-492-6064. We look forward to meeting you.
Alicia - Dental Assistant
Alicia is originally from Morelia, Michoacán Mexico (home of the Monarch Butterfly). Alicia obtained her citizenship in 2004 and has had the privilege of working in this office since 1999.
Alicia has been fortunate to work in what she loves. Her most rewarding moment in dentistry is experiencing a patient's smile for the first time without embarrassment. Aside from dentistry, Alicia loves to travel. She has been to places all over the United States and Europe including Germany, Italy, France, Greece and Spain.
Ashley Young - Restorative Care
I was born and raised in Katy Texas. My family is the most important thing to me. I have 2 brothers and a sister and 2 dogs that I love to pieces.
I am currently studying at the University of Houston to get a degree in accounting. In my free time I enjoy being with my family, working out, baking, and playing with my two puppies, Bailey and Tessa.
Being a part of Dr Harrison & Dr Bethke's team is important to me because it gives me a chance to be a part of something bigger than myself, I get to enjoy the atmosphere of amazing team members and making patients comfortable with their smile.
Charmaine Brooks - Dental Assistant
Charmaine is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. She moved to Houston, Texas when she was eleven. Charmaine graduated from Concorde Career Institute in 1992 to become a registered dental assistant. Charmaine offers excellent clinical and customer relations skills through her 24 years of experience. She has a warm friendly demeanor which everyone loves.
Professionally, Charmaine keeps current with continuing education with advanced technology and trends in dentistry with the focus on patient care.
Outside of the office, Charmaine spends time with her two children and family. Charmaine also enjoys volunteering with church, traveling, gardening, and reading.
Cynthia (Cyndi) E. Candela, RDH, BSDH - Dental Hygienist
Cyndi moved to Katy from Lake Jackson, TX in 2009. She’s been practicing dental hygiene since 1983, and has been with Harrison & Bethke Family and Cosmetic Dentistry since 2011. Cyndi enjoys working with patients both young and old. She considers working with special needs patients a privilege.
In her free time she enjoys spending time with her daughter, Danielle, "grand-puppy" Mia and the rest of her family. Her hobbies include scrapbooking and genealogy.
Felisha - Dental Hygienist
Felisha graduated from Texas Woman's University with a bachelor's in dental hygiene in May 2013. Felisha is originally from Dallas, TX and moved to the Katy area in June of 2013. She has been with the office since March of 2014 and is excited to be a part of the team.
In her spare time, Felisha likes to spend time with her fiancée, Aaron and her Boston Terrier, Tank.
Gina - Hygiene Coordinator
Gina Martin graduated from Alvin High School in 1987. She has been in the dental field for over 25 years and living in the Katy area for the past 5 years. Gina has been with Harrison & Bethke Family and Cosmetic Dentistry since February 2015. She enjoys interacting with patients, helping them with their dental needs while making them feel right at home.
Aside from the dental office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends. She loves to exercise, travel and shop. Gina is an avid animal lover; she enjoys spoiling her "teacup" Yorkie named Coco.
Helena - Dental Hygienist
Helena has been a hygienist at H&B since 2006. She was born and raised in Croatia and graduated from Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, TX.
She met her husband in late '90 while both of them were working on a Celebrity Cruise Line. They got married in 2000 and have 2 wonderful children.
In her free time, Helena likes to play guitar, read and cook Croatian cuisine.
Holly - Director of Restorative Care
Holly is a Registered Dental Assistant, otherwise known as the Doctor's right hand. Holly graduated from Concorde Career Institute in San Diego, CA in 2001.
Holly has been in the Dental field for about 13 years. She enjoys her position with Dr. Bethke and all that it has to offer with growth and being a better assistant. This is very important to her because she is always striving to make every patients visit as comfortable as possible.
Holly has been married for ten years with two beautiful children. She enjoys spending time with her family and loves shopping. But who doesn't love shopping?
Janice Anderson - Dental Hygienist
Janice Anderson graduated from Wharton County Junior College with an Associate's Degree in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She has enjoyed working for Harrison and Bethke Family and Cosmetic Dentistry for sixteen years. She especially enjoys the chairside interaction with the patients.
Janice has been happily married for 39 years and has recently returned from a trip of a lifetime to Italy. They have five daughters and four grandchildren. She enjoys family time and gardening.
Kai Ji, RDH, BSDH - Dental Hygienist
Born and raised in China, Kai moved to the U.S. when she was 12 years old. She graduated with honors from Louisiana State University in 2005 with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene.
Kai considers the comfort and health of her patients as her first priority, while focusing on preventive dental therapy. In her spare time she enjoys traveling around the world and discovering new restaurants with her husband and friends. Kai is also fluent in Chinese
Kari Lynn Heard, RDH, BSDH - Dental Hygienist
Kari graduated from the Blinn College Dental Hygiene Program in 2010. She was awarded the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award for her clinical skills and she was also the recipient of the Blinn College Dental Hygiene Community Service Award for her leadership and service in the local community. Kari enjoys learning and loves sharing that knowledge with her patients. She decided to continue her education and graduated from Texas Woman's University with a Bachelor's of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2013.
Kari has been with Harrison & Bethke Family and Cosmetic Dentistry since 2011. When Kari is not working she loves being outdoors. She enjoys baking, gardening, being on the water, and playing with her dog Gus.
Lisa - Dental Insurance Benefits
Lisa has been with Harrison & Bethke since 1992 and has enjoyed working with Dr. Harrison and seeing the practice grow over the last 20 years.
She enjoys working in the dental insurance department and believes in the importance of our patients' good oral health. She works with the insurance companies to maximize our patient dental benefits.
Lisa has 2 grown children and 3 wonderful grandchildren to spend time with. Her hobbies are gardening, reading mysteries and cooking.
Lorena - Dental Hygienist
Lorena has been practicing dental hygiene for more than four years, she graduated from Texas Woman's University in Denton, TX in 2009. Lorena has been with Harrison and Bethke since 2010. Her passion and dedication to her patients' needs is evident through her attention to detail and commitment to excellence. Lorena has a way of putting patient's anxieties at ease with compassion and a warm smile.
Lorena lives in Cypress with her two boys, and enjoys fitness and healthy-living. Other passions include, photography, event planning, playing the role of basketball-mom, and helping others.
Maryann - Registered Dental Hygienist
Maryann has been working in the field of dentistry for 43 years! Her first job, at 14, was cleaning a dental office; and started working as a chair-side dental assistant when she was a senior in high school. She graduated in 1975 from the UT School of Dentistry with a certification in Dental Assisting and later graduated in 1982 as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She has worked in the dental field in Texas, Colorado and Saudi Arabia.
Maryann has been with the Harrison and Bethke practice since March of 1998 on a part time basis. In 2000 she received her bachelor's degree in Education and has been an elementary art teacher for 11 years. This year she made a switch and is now teaching Gifted/Talented students at WoodCreek Elementary.
In her spare time, Maryann loves to read, take her dogs for a walk and take naps!! She feels fortunate to have been involved in the field of dentistry. It has provided a great way to make a living and she enjoys the relationships she has with her patients and coworkers.
Nydia Aguilar - Office Manager
Nydia has been a dental assistant at Harrison and Bethke for over 14 years. Her professionalism and outstanding patient care have earned her the position of Director of Restorative Care. She has always gone the extra mile to insure that all of our cherished patients get the best possible care from her and her team.
Nyd has been married to her husband Art for 15 years. They enjoy traveling, movies and salsa dancing. The family also includes a wonderful teenage daughter. Dee is a sophomore at Taylor high school and plans to pursue a career in the dental field. She also works at the practice during summer break.
Robyn Williams - Hygienist
Robyn Graduated from Lamar University Beaumont, TX in 1998 with an Associates of Dental Hygiene.
Robyn settled in the Katy area in 1999 and started working for Dr. Harrison and Dr. Garrison in April 2000. Robyn loves connecting with her patients and providing quality care. Robyn also takes pride in being a Hygienist.
Robyn’s two boys, Chandler and Ethan, keep her very busy. When Robyn has free time she enjoys reading, exercising, and traveling with family and friends.
Viola Chandler - Hygiene Schedule Coordinator
Viola has worked in the dental field for over 28 years. In 1993, she and her two children moved to the Katy area from San Antonio. She was hired in 1993 as a dental assistant for Dr. Garrison and worked with him for 14 years, up until his retirement in 2007.
Currently, Viola works with the Administrative Team as the Hygiene Schedule Coordinator and enjoys interacting and assisting all our wonderful patients with their scheduling needs.
Aside from the dental office Viola enjoys spending quality time with her daughter and son as well as family and friends, traveling, shopping and exercising.