Meet the Staff


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.

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

Our team includes:

Lauren Blanchard – Orthodontic Assistant/Lab Technician

Blanchard.jpgLauren joined our team with over 5 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 at [email protected] 


Chrissy Duyka – Orthodontic Assistant

Duyka.jpgChrissy is a team player with 15 years experience. She provides compassionate, gentle clinical assisstance to our patients.  She is reassuring, helpful, and always present with a warm smile and kind word.

In her free time, Chrissy enjoys the outdoors, going to the movies, going to the zoo and spending time with her husband Larry and her twin daughters, Alexis and Alyssa.  She is also an active volunteer with her daughters' band during marching season. 


Michelle Johnson – Financial Coordinator

Johnson.jpgMichelle is now servicing our clients as Financial Coordinator and will be taking care of all your financial needs & questions. You can contact Michelle at [email protected]