Meet the Staff

Angela Bello, RDA: Orthodontic Assistant/Clinical Coordinator

Angela has over 15 years experience in orthodontic patient care. She brings a calmness and attention to detail that makes her an amazing orthodontic assistant and a true asset to our practice. Angela also has the important job as OHSA coordinator…making sure our office is always up-to-date with all OSHA standards.

Out of the office, Angela enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Along with Angela, her husband, Bryan, and son, Aaron, enjoy bowling and fishing and like travelling to the hill country.

Please feel free to contact Angela anytime for your questions concerning your braces.


Brenda Smith, RDH: New Patient Coordinator

As new patient coordinator, Brenda facilitates your first visit to our office. She will assist you with your initial appointment while providing outstanding personal care to you and your family. With over 10 years experience in orthodontic patient care, Brenda has a natural way of making all our patients feel at ease from the moment you walk through the door.

Brenda has lived in the Fort Bend area for over 19 years. She began her career as a dental hygienist before making the move to orthodontics. She is married to her high school sweetheart and stays busy with her three kids, Jimmy, Taylor and Kayla. Brenda actively volunteers at her children’s schools and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

You can always count on Brenda to have a friendly smile on her face and a warm hello.


Kim Hance,RDA: Orthodontic Assistant/Public Relations Coordinator

With over 20 years of experience in orthodontics, Kim’s expertise in patient care is a great asset to our office. She brings a spark of enthusiasm and energy to everything she does. As an orthodontic assistant, she loves to stay personally connected with our patients and you will see her true passion for orthodontics. As our Public Relations Coordinator, Kim can assist you in communicating with other dental offices and can answer any questions concerning office events and sponsorships.

Kim and her husband, David, stay very busy with their two children, Harper and John and their many sports activities. She has lived in Fort Bend her entire life and loves the outdoors. Any spare time she can find, you will find Kim at the beach or playing sports.

Feel free to contact Kim any time if have questions about your braces or sponsorships.

Paula Stewart, RDA: Scheduling Coordinator

Paula has been in orthodontics for over 5 years.  She brings lots of energy to our team.  She is great with patient care and is enjoying all the great patients we have here at Pisklak Orthodontics.  Paula also runs our onsite lab, making our patient retainers and appliances. 

Paula was born in Houston.  She stays busy with her two children, Marcus and Maliyah. They enjoy music, dancing  and shopping in their free time.  The kids also enjoy swimming and playing with their friends.

Paula joined our team in the clinical area but has moved to the front as Scheduling Coordinator.  Look for her now at the front desk.

Feel free to contact Paula any time if have questions about your braces or scheduling.


Amy McCafferty: Financial Coordinator

Amy is the newest member of our team.  She is our Financial Coordinator and will be handling all of your personal and insurance accounts.  She comes to us with 6 years of financial experience. Amy is a great additional to Team Pisklak, she brings laughter to the office and makes everyone feel welcome.

Amy and her husband, Jason, live in Missouri City with their two children, Adam, Morgan and dog Lucy. They are originally from Louisiana and Amy is a graduate from LSU.  They spend all their free time either at the baseball fields orat the dance studeo.  She enjoys gardening, long walks and speding time with friends and family.

Feel free to contact Amy any time if have questions about your braces or any financial questions you may have.


 Lauren Blanchard, RDA: Orthodontics Assistant/Lab Technician

Lauren joined our team with over four years of orthodontic experience. She is a great orthodontic assistant and does all our in-house lab work. She is a great addition to our team! She is a very bubbly person who enjoys laughing and getting to know our patients.

Lauren was born in Olympia, Washington, but moved to Texas with her family to start a new church, FWIC.  She loves horses and spending time with her family and friends.  She does modeling part-time and loves to drink coffee.

On her time off she enjoys watching basketball with her family, walking on the beach and trips to snowboard in Colorado.

Feel free to contract Lauren if you have any questions about your braces or retainers.