Meet Our Staff
Site Manager & Treatment Coordinator (The Motivator)
Natasha has been in dentistry for 16 years. She’s able to answer your questions regarding dental insurance benefits, financial options available, and review recommended treatment plans. She will help coordinate all your treatment, appointment scheduling, and help you understand all aspects of your dental care while at Cottonwood Park Dental. Natasha is knowledgeable, caring, and the motivated leader of our team.
Natasha enjoys learning and is currently working towards her Ph.D. in Healthcare Management & Law. She holds a Master's Degree in Healthcare Sustainability, a Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration, and multiple undergraduate Associate's degrees in healthcare. In her personal life, Natasha loves watching sports with her husband, traveling, visiting family in Colorado as often as possible, and spending time with her two shelties- Capone & Bugsy.
Insurance Specialist & Treatment Coord. /Lead Dental Assistant (The Rockstar)
Chimene has been in the dental field for 7 years as a front desk queen & dental assistant! She's warm, friendly, and willing to do whatever it takes to make our patients comfortable while in the office! She works valiantly on researching patient insurance benefits to maximize treatment coordination and financial obligations.
Chimene absolutely adores spending her free time with her newborn son "Amari" along with family and friends! She enjoys her gym time, shopping, and music! She's excited to meet and welcome all our patients!
Registered Dental Assistant (The Peacekeeper)
Neli has been in dentistry for 8 years and enjoys learning something new every day! Neli prides herself on her ability to speak Spanish and English fluently, and that she's able to assist patients in fully understanding their dental care needs. She enjoys assisting the doctor during all procedures and also joins the front office team from time to time. Neli is calm, collected, and professional with a fun personality that makes dental treatment easier on all the patients she works with. Her years of experience are essential to our dental team and patients and she looks forward to seeing happy & healthy smiles each day!
In her free time, Neli enjoys spending time with her son and two daughters, reading a good book, and watching football - Go 49ers!
Registered Dental Hygienist (The Tooth Fairy)
Vivianna is a recent addition to our dental team! Her confidence is contagious and her smile is warm & welcoming! She holds a Bachelor's of Science in Dental Hygiene from Texas Women's University. Vivianna is dedicated to improving the oral health of all patients while maintaining patient comfort. She works directly with the dentist to reach the best dental health outcomes for each patient individually. Her positive demeanor and passion for patient education helps patients learn and understand their oral healthcare goals.
Outside of dentistry, Vivianna enjoys spending a majority of her time at the gym or hanging out with her friends and family.
When you visit Cottonwood Dental, not only can you rest assured that you’ll be seeing an amazing dentist, but you’ll also find that each member of our team brings the same passion and dedication to offering exceptional dental care. Regardless of the reason for your visit, our staff will take excellent care of you. If you’re looking for a dentist’s office in Richardson, we’d love to see you.