Meet Our Dental Team
We can confidently say that our staff are some of the nicest people you’ll ever meet. At either office, you’ll be amazed at how friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful they are during your entire appointment. They’re only job is to make sure you have the easiest dental experience possible, and we’re sure you’ll feel their true passion for service each time you come to see us. Read on to learn more about some of the friendly faces you’ll see the next time you visit Eco Dental!
Susan, Front Desk Office Coordinator
Although Susan only joined our practice two years ago, she has been working in dentistry for 25 years now. She attended Cowley County Community College in Arkansas City, KS and is a RDH and CAN. She also has additional education in insurance coordination, treatment coordination, scheduling, and more. She thinks the entire staff has great teamwork!
Susan is from Palacios and has a great Christian family. Her hobbies include camping, fishing, spending time with loved ones, and cheering on the Dallas Cowboys.
Marcia, Patient Care Coordinator
Marcia has been working in dentistry for 22 years now, and she spent 17 of those years as a RDH before moving into her current position. Her favorite part of her job here is how well everyone gets along!
Originally from Houston, Marcia has a fun and loving family. Her interests in her free time include reading, listening to music, and spending time with her family and friends. She is proud to live a quiet and serene life.
Mercedes, Front Office
Mercedes has been working in dentistry for seven years and counting. Originally from Houston, she attended San Jacinto College and is CPR certified. Her favorite part of her job is meeting different people and really getting to know all of the patients.
Mercedes currently lives with her mom, sister, niece, and nephew, while her brother lives just a few houses down. They’re a very close-knit family. Outside of work, she enjoys getting together for family BBQ’s, going to the beach, and softball. She was lucky enough to live in Hawaii for a year and has also met a president (George W. Bush)!
Lena, Dental Assistant
Lena first joined our dental team three years ago, and she 15 overall years of experience in the field. She loves working at both of the practice locations! Originally from Houston, she and her family would get top ratings if they had a reality show. Her interests include arts and crafts, making gift baskets, and wandering around Hobby Lobby. She could also watch National Geographic for hours.
Lillian (“Lilly”), Dental Assistant
Lilly is a relatively new member of our dental team, and she loves getting to make such a big difference in everyone’s smile through her work! She attended Wharton County Junior College and is certified in CPR.
Originally from Sugar Land, Lillian has a crazy, humble, and very supportive family. When she isn’t busy at the office, she enjoys spending time with loved ones and playing volleyball and golf. She also raised a hog in high school for the rodeo!
Samantha has been a member of Eco Dental Group for three years and counting. She is from Sugar Land and attended Houston Community College. She loves the relationships with patients that she’s been able to develop! She truly feels a connection with them, and seeing the lives that have been changed by Dr. Nguyen and Dr. Hua’s great work is amazing.
Samantha recently got married last summer, and she gained a wonderful, loving 10 year old stepson in the process. She is also the mother of a beautiful newborn baby girl. Outside of the office, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her family outdoors, being active in the church, and meeting new people. She is actually half Filipino and half Puerto Rican!