Meet Our Team
Our friendly, dedicated and energetic team is committed to working with you and your family to create a positive experience every time you visit our practice. All of our team members have bachelors degrees and are very experienced in the dental/orthodontic field. They are committed to excellence in orthodontics and life-long results for our patients. Our team keeps updated with the advances in orthodontic treatment and enhance patient relationships by attending continuing education seminars.
Cassandra joined the DKO team in the midst of the 2020 pandemic. She is a native Houstonian and has been in the dental field for over a decade. She is happily married to her best friend and they both enjoy traveling the world together. One of the many things she enjoys about working in an orthodontic office is seeing how the patient's faces light up when the braces come off!
Daniela joined our office in 2020 making her the newest member of our team. She was born in Caracas, Venezuela, but moved to Houston at the age of 10. She has been happily married for 15 years and they have 3 wonderful kids. She has been doing administrative work for 16 years and loves working in the orthodontic field! She loves seeing patients walk out of the office with their new, beautiful smiles!
Julianna joined our office in 2010. In addition to working chairside, Julianna is our Treatment Coordinator and is also responsible for managing the clinical side of the office. She knows our office inside and out and keeps things running smoothly. Julianna’s favorite thing about working in orthodontics is seeing the positive impact of creating a beautiful, confident smile. Outside of work Julianna loves to spend time with her husband, family, and happily spoiled cat, Romeo. Julianna also enjoys playing tennis, is an accomplished pianist, and loves to curl up with a cup of tea and a good book.
Kendyl joined our office in 2014 with a background in office management making her a very valuable and versatile member of our team. In addition to working as an assistant, Kendyl is responsible for the office’s financial coordinating, marketing, and #socialmedia. One of the elements she enjoys about her work is developing relationships with patients and their families as they grow in our office. She enjoys traveling with her husband & 5-year-old son, spending time with her friends & family, and all things LSU. She also enjoys serving the community and at her church.
Originally from Houston Texas, Sandra has worked in Orthodontics for 11 years and she joined our team in August 2020. Sandra is responsible for assisting patients and making sure their smiles stay perfect by making their retainers. She really enjoys meeting new people and seeing our patients throughout their treatment from start to finish. Sandra is married and has a fur baby named Ellie Mae. She also, loves to travel, bake and take yoga classes. A fun fact about Sandra is her favorite season is summer.