Rhonda Cash-Huggins, Office Manager
As our office manager, Rhonda’s dental knowledge makes her the perfect person for the job! She can help you with appointments, insurance, financing, and accounting. She grew up in Carrollton, back “when everybody knew everybody”, and now resides in Lake Dallas with her husband, granddaughter, and dogs. She started her career as a dental assistant before moving up to practice manager over the years.
According to Rhonda the best thing about Family Smiles Dental Group is the warm, friendly atmosphere and family-oriented patient care. The staff truly has compassion and concern for each and every patient. When she is not at the office she enjoys boating, fishing, camping, and spending time with family and friends.
Minnie Metzger, Receptionist
We call Minnie the Front Desk Goddess because she’s so good at answering phones, scheduling patients, and handling insurance claims. She is originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan, but she currently lives in Denton. With over 30 years in the dental field, she is a people person who enjoys seeing all that dentistry can do to have a positive impact on people’s lives. She loves the staff at Family Smiles Dental Group and seeing them help patients have more beautiful smiles.
Minnie enjoys traveling, musicals, reading, spending time with her pets and friends, dining out, and being outdoors.
Brenda Gellis, Registered Dental Hygienist
Brenda has been providing exceptional care for patients since 2001. She uses her advanced training as well as a caring, gentle approach to help patients maintain healthy teeth, gums, and bone support. Skilled at using the latest technology and methods in periodontal care, her goal is to keep you healthy, smiling, and looking your best. In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors and creative projects, as well as the company of good friends.
Nikki Vickers, Registered Dental Hygienist
Nikki currently resides in Lewisville with her husband and 2 daughters. She started working in the dental field as an assistant in 2009. She feels fortunate that she worked for a doctor that encouraged her to go back to school for Dental Hygiene. After 4 years of chairside assisting, Nikki started her journey to become a Dental Hygienist. She attended Dental Hygiene School at Concorde College in Dallas where she graduated top of her class in 2017. When Nikki is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, water/outdoor activities, and traveling.
Jennifer Blakely-Wright, Registered Dental Assistant
Jennifer has been happily committed to working as a dental assistant for 14 years now. She really loves interacting with the patients and making them feel like family from the moment she greets them. In her spare time, she loves playing with her fur babies, crafting, doing outdoor activities and spending time with her loved ones. The first thing you will notice about her is her kind heart.