Meet The Staff
Donna joined our team as an office manager in 2014. However, she had been in the healthcare industry for 17 years prior to that. She graduated from Austin College with a Liberal Arts degree majoring in Psychology. She also received her Master’s degree in Social Work from UTA. Donna never dreamed of a career in dentistry but now she can’t imagine life without it. If you have any concerns with our office, no matter how small, she would love to help you with anything you may need. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, live music, motorcycling, and going to the lake. She is also an avid Dallas Cowboy fan.
Dawn’s smiling face is the first thing you will see when you walk through the doors of our office. She has been with Dr. Coke since 2010. Dawn began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant in 2007. In the past four years, she has transitioned into the role of front desk coordinator. Dawn is actually cross-trained and has at one time, performed every job in this office. She has five children and six grandchildren that she loves to spend time with. The younger staff refer to Dawn as, “Momma Dawn.” Outside of work she enjoys serving, traveling, and helping others with health and nutrition.
Sadaf has been with our office since 2012. She has a very bright and bubbly disposition with everyone. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology from UNT. She is cross-trained as a surgical assistant, but currently is our treatment plan and insurance coordinator. Along with working at the office, she is going to school to further her education in the medical field. During her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering at various local events, traveling, and baking.
Jennifer received her doctorate degree in chiropractic in 1999, however shortly after she found her true calling in the dental field. She is a certified dental assistant with 20 years of experience in oral surgery and loves working in the field. She is a great team leader for the surgical staff and has been a loyal member to Dr. Coke since before 2008. In her spare time, she loves staying busy with her family, traveling and outdoor activities.
Mallory grew up in Allen and is an Allen Eagle alumni. She has been a certified dental assistant since 2008 with both general and oral surgery experience. Mallory’s outgoing personality makes this a perfect job for her. She enjoys working with patients and has a passion for helping others. She keeps busy outside the office by traveling the world and volunteering with at a non-profit adoption organization.
Ashley has been in oral surgery since 2011. She is a certified dental assistant and is well versed in the varying surgical procedures. Ashley strives to provide patients with a caring attitude for a smooth experience. She is grateful to be a team player for a practice that continues to go forward in the industry. Ashley enjoys watching and playing any kind of sport and traveling. She spends most of her free time with her two nieces that she absolutely adores.
Mija is the newest addition to our work family. She is a 5 lb Maltipoo and our therapy dog. She loves our patients and comforts numerous patients a day. Therapy dogs are different than emotional support dogs or service dogs. They are trained to provide affection and comfort to people in hospitals, retirement homes, schools, disaster areas and overall stressful situations. Mija had to do over 28 hours of training prior to receiving her certification.