Some members of our McAllen, TX dental team are related to each other and to Dr. Kenneth Baker. But even the ones who aren’t enjoy a camaraderie that gives our McAllen, TX dentist office a warm and caring atmosphere. This environment is part of what keeps so many folks returning to us; we have quite a few multigenerational families among our patients.
Anusha has been working in the dentistry field since 2011 and joined our team in 2017. She is certified in coronal polishing, inhalation sedation, and dental sealants. Her continuing education includes studies in blood-borne pathogens, cross contamination, perio implantitis, and use of portable devices in a dental practice. She enjoys learning new things at work every day! In particular, she has ...Read More
A registered dental assistant, Lauren has been a member of our team since 2016. As one of Dr. Baker’s five daughters, she likes working alongside her dad, as well as her mom and one of her sisters. Her favorite part of the job is interacting with our friendly staff and long time patients. Away from the office, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and two sons.
Ashley has been involved in dentistry since 2013 and has been a member of our team since 2017. She is certified in CPR. She loves working with Dr. Baker and the rest of our team and also enjoys seeing patients so happy with the outcomes of their dental work. She especially appreciates how considerate Dr. Baker is about making sure patients are seen on time. Her hobbies include working out, going ...Read More
The oldest of Dr. Baker’s daughters, Julie literally grew up in our McAllen, TX dentist office. After receiving a bachelor’s degree in science from the University of Texas at Austin, she earned her degree in dental hygiene from Texas State Technical College in 2007. In her 10-plus years as a dental hygienist, she has completed a wide variety of continuing education courses covering different ...Read More
Deja has been working in dentistry since 2006 and as a member of our team since 2018. Before earning her dental hygiene degree in 2013, Deja was a registered dental assistant and periodontal surgical assistant. On the job, she enjoys developing relationships with patients and working with our dental team to provide the best care. She especially likes seeing patients become motivated to make their ...Read More
Raquel has been greeting patients at Kenneth W. Baker, DDS and Associates since 1980. Raquel and Dr. Baker have been married for more than 40 years — they were together during Dr. Baker’s time in dental school — and Raquel is instrumental in the day-to-day practice operations. She knows the practice and dental field inside and out. Raquel helps patients with dental insurance concerns, ...Read More