Meet the Staff

 

Bailee Hunt – Registered Dental Hygienist

Bailee graduated from Como-Pickton High School in 2002 and had already decided she wanted to pursue a career in dental hygiene. She attended Northeast Texas Community College and graduated in 2006 with an Associates degree of applied science in dental hygiene. She and her husband, Cody, have two children, Payton and Presley. Bailee enjoys spending time with her family and friends, shopping, church activities, reading, and watching her kids play sports.

 

Darlene Hicks – Registered Dental Hygienist

Darlene started her career in dentistry in 1977 when she joined the military. She was trained as a dental/oral surgery technician. After completing her five year tour of active duty, she attended Tyler Junior College earning a health science degree in dental hygiene. Darlene and her husband, Doug, have lived in Wood county for thirty-one years and have three grown children, Michael, Katie, and Daniel. They are also the proud grandparents of Fisher and Brailey Wallace and Ashton Hicks. Darlene has always enjoyed her chosen profession as a registered dental hygienist and is happy to be part of the Sulphur Springs Family Dental staff. She looks forward to helping our patients develop and maintain good oral healthcare and is always happy to see our established friends/patients as well as welcoming new ones.

 

Jacy Heinrich – Registered Dental Hygienist

Jacy is a graduate from Muleshoe High School in 2008. She attended Amarillo College and graduated in 2013 with an Associates degree of applied science in dental hygiene. Jacy is originally from Hopkins county and has recently relocated back to this area to work with her brother, Dr. Lawrence.

 

Misti Dillon – Registered Dental Assistant

Misti was born and raised in Hopkins county and graduated SSHS in 1997. She began her dental assisting career in April 2008 with dr. Sandy Vaculik. She and her husband, Robert, live in Wolfe city and have one son and three daughters. Their oldest 2 daughters are currently attending PJC pursuing careers in the medical field, while their youngest daughter attends Wolfe city high school. When Misti is not at the office attending to our patients, she loves traveling and riding ATVs with her friends and family.

 

Mikayla Potts – Registered Dental Assistant

Mikayla is a lifelong resident of Hopkins County. Her parents are Bo and Tonya Potts. She attended Sulphur Bluff ISD and graduated in 2012. Her dental training began at careers in dental assisting, and she is currently taking more courses through PJC to someday attend dental hygiene school. Mikayla loves helping our patients, but when she is not busy at our office she enjoys the company of her family.

 

 Elaine Wells – Front Office/Registered Dental Assistant

Elaine was a graduate of SSHS in 1986 and still lives here with her husband, Jeff, and grandson, Brody. Elaine began her career in dentistry in 2001, and received her license in dental assisting in 2004. She has since moved her focus to the business office and insurance coordinator. Elaine enjoys online shopping, and taking care of their family farm along with her grandson.

Chrisma Llanas – Front Office/Registered Dental Assistant

Chrisma graduated high school in 2014 from Cameron Yoe High School in Cameron, Texas. She began her dental career in 2016 at a pediatric dental office in Hutto, Texas. Chrisma recently moved to our area and began working at Sulphur Springs Family Dental in February 2018.  Chrisma enjoys playing ping pong, trying out new restaurants, going the movies and most of all spending time with her boyfriend, Noah and dog, Sushi.