Cheryl Rivera – Registered Dental Hygienist
Cheryl is Dr. Wade’s longest employed team member. Together they have served our wonderful patients for 11 years now! She has over 28 years of experience as a dental hygienist and enjoys getting to know our patients as friends and educating them on their oral health. Cheryl was born in Falfurrias, Texas and has resided in Frisco since 2002 with her husband, Oscar. Together they have 4 beautiful children and 3 dogs. Her hobbies include camping, cooking, crafts, volunteering with Special Olympics and at her church.
Nancy Mijares – Clinical Coordinator, Registered Dental Assistant
Nancy has also been with Dr. Wade for 11 years now. After taking a break to focus on her family, she was welcomed back to the practice with open arms. Her 18 years of experience in dentistry and commitment to provide outstanding patient care make her a tremendous asset to our practice. Nancy resides in McKinney with her husband, Rene, and 3 beautiful children. Her hobbies include being creative by sketching, crafting and graphic design. She loves reading, servant leading at her church and spending quality time with family and friends.
Courtney Shukis – Business & Marketing Coordinator
Courtney has been a part of Dr. Wade’s team for nearly 10 years. She has over 14 years of experience in dentistry and provides our patients with 5 star customer service. After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Public Relations from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, her hometown, she moved to Frisco with her husband James. They have 2 amazing children and currently reside in Prosper. Courtney’s hobbies include staying active in her children’s activities, exercising and traveling.
Hollie Chilton - Registered Dental Hygienist
Hollie is the proud wife of Dallas Fire Fighter, Nick. They reside in North Dallas with their adorable Shi Tzu, Samuel. She received her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Texas Woman’s University. She is passionate about continuing education and loves building relationships with patients. She enjoys Texas Tech football, any outdoor adventure, and serving the community through Watermark Church and Habitat for Humanity.
Donna Starford - Registered Dental Hygienist
Donna has been with our team since 2010 and brings over 30 years of service in cosmetic and restorative dentistry. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree of science in dental hygiene from West Virginia University. Donna takes pride in being a leader to a new era of dentistry with the Oral Systemic Link, and is the proud recipient of the 2013 Orkos Award for Dental Excellence. She and her husband, Bob, have 3 daughters and 7 grandchildren. Her hobbies include raising and training Labrador Retrievers at her new dog kennel “Iron Wheel Retrievers.”
Trisha O’Rourke – Registered Dental Assistant
Trisha joined our team in 2011 after graduating as a registered dental assistant. Her calm demeanor radiates through the office making patients and team members feel at ease. She grew up in South Fork, Colorado and currently resides in Frisco. Trish is pursuing college by taking classes while working. Her hobbies include skiing, sports, exercising and crafts. She is always up for a challenge and enjoys helping others.
Holly Haas – Registered Dental Assistant
Holly joined our team in 2012. Her experience of over 20 years as a registered dental assistant is proving to make her a key part of our team. Holly’s attention to detail helps keep the patients at ease in the dental chair. She is from Dallas and currently resides in Carrollton with her husband and 2 children. Her hobbies include staying up to date on her children’s education and sports, traveling, and sleeping when she can!
Tammie Scarborough – Business Team Member
Tammie is the newest member of our practice. She has over 19 years of experience in the dental field and is quickly adapting to her new environment. Tammie has a passion for what a great smile can do for someone and values exceptional patient care. She grew up in McKinney, Texas and currently resides in Dallas with her son. Her hobbies include going to her son’s ice hockey games and band events. She also enjoys running and jewelry making.