Angela – Team Leader
I am the Team Leader and oversee all aspects of the practice. I have over 16 years of dental office experience as well as clinical knowledge; the majority of these years have been with Dr. Rutherford. I am blessed to be part of changing the lives of our patients by creating healthy and beautiful smiles.
Anais – Treatment Coordinator
I have been in the dental field for over 5 years . The first 3 years I was Dr. Rutherford’s Certified Dental Assistant. For the past 2 years, I have been Dr. Rutherford’s Treatment Coordinator. Working for Dr. Rutherford, it has been really awesome and rewarding knowing that I made a difference in my patients’ lives by helping them gain the faith to smile and the courage to sit in our dental chair. I’m married and have two wonderful boys. They are the joy of my life! When I’m not with my family, you could bet that I am at the mall… shopping!!
Christina – New Patient Coordinator
I am the New Patient Coordinator for Dr. Rutherford and I am new to the dental field. I am so excited to be a part of a team who loves their patients and strives to give them the best dental care. I am blessed with three beautiful and wonderful children and love crafts, reading, and spending my free time with my family and friends.
Claudia – Insurance Coordinator
I am the Insurance Coordinator for Dr. Rutherford and I have worked for him for 5 years. My job is very challenging at times but also rewarding to work with our patients. I enjoy everyone on Dr. Rutherford’s team. We all share the common goal of changing lives one smile at a time! I am married and have an awesome son along with several 4 legged children. My family is the most important part of my life and I cherish every moment with them. In my spare time I enjoy cooking, photography, and making jewelry.
Dana – RDH and Periodontal Therapist
After graduating in 1986 with an Applied Science Degree, I have been practicing as a Registered Periodontal Therapist for over 26 years. Having worked with some of the top dental practices in the nation, I have developed a strong work ethic, commitment, and passion for what I do and I Love my career of choice. Helping patients create health and beautiful smiles is extremely fulfilling to me and changes lives. I have one teenage son that attends Midland Christian School and, outside of my career, I stay very busy with his curriculum of sports and academics. I am unbelievably blessed with a great family, friends, employer, and terrific work environment.
Beth – RDH and Periodontal Therapist
I was fascinated with smiles and orthodontics (braces) and knew when I was 13 that I wanted to be a dental hygienist. After graduating from High School I worked for a dentist as an assistant and then attended the dental hygiene program at Howard College in Big Spring, TX, ultimately receiving my Associates Degree in Applied Science. I spent the first 5 ½ years of my career at another office before I found Dr. Rutherford’s Office. I have worked for Dr. Rutherford since December 1, 1999. This environment has been encouraging of professional and personal growth. We research and attend many hours of continuing education courses to keep our office current with the most up-to-date equipment and techniques. I am married and have 5 children. As a family, we enjoy going to the lake for fishing and water recreation and we are involved in many sports – especially football, soccer, swimming, and baseball.
Alecia – Dental Assistant
I recently returned to West Texas from Louisiana. In 2009, after I received my Registered Dental Assistant Certification, I did my externship at Dr. Rutherford’s office and have been part of the family ever since. I love helping people get healthy and confident again. I wish I had gotten into this field a long time ago. What do I do in my spare time? With four boys in the house, who has spare time!
Stefanie – Dental Assistant
I have been a Dental Assistant for over 4 years. I love what I do and I am passionate about helping our patients achieve beautiful smiles and overall oral health.
Veronica -Dental Assistant
I am a Registered Dental Assistant with over 12 years experience. To be able to see people’s smiles become what they have always wanted brings me joy. When I’m not in the office, I enjoy all outdoor sports and spending my time with my family, friends, and two dogs.
Cindy -Dental Assistant
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Janice – Dental Assistant
I am a Registered Dental Assistant. It is a blessing for me to give our patients a new confidence in their smiles and help them feel at ease in the dental chair. Outside of work, I love spending time with my daughter and family, and playing softball.
Misty – Dental Assistant
Even though I am one of the newest additions to Dr. Rutherford’s office, I have been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2006. I am excited to join such an amazing team. To me, there is nothing more gratifying than to see a patient’s confidence to smile return after completion of their dentistry. I moved here from Fort Worth in 2001, and have two beautiful children. In my free time I enjoy either reading or catching up with my family and friends from home.