Meet Our Staff
Karen piercy, rda —
Karen has over 40 years of experience in the dental field. She has experience in dental assisting and office administration. It has been exciting to her to see the progress in dentistry over her career. Dentistry is her passion and the most rewarding part is seeing patients achieve their ultimate smile.
Karen and her husband live in the Copperfield area. They have three children, two granddaughters and are expecting their first grandson! During her free time, Karen enjoys spending time with her grandkids, crafting, sewing and quilting.
Odelia bernal —
Odelia has been in the dental field for over six years. She really enjoys interacting with patients and helping them feel comfortable about coming in. She understands that coming to the dentist is not anyone’s favorite place. She is experienced in helping you with your scheduling needs.
Odelia and her husband have two sons. She enjoys spending time with her family and is passionate about maintaining a healthy lifestyle and helping others do the same. She enjoys going to the gym and attending motivational seminars.
Bridget gore, rda —
Bridget has been assisting since 2004. She has been assisting Dr. Burch for over seven years. She is certified in radiology, nitrous oxide, OSHA and CPR. She also assists with oral and IV sedation.
Bridget lives in Splendora with her two daughters. She enjoys spending time with family, organizing, and being outdoors.
shawnte brown, rda —
Shawnte has been with us eight years and has 17 years of experience as an assistant. Shawnte has a BS in Science and is certified in radiology, nitrous oxide, OSHA and CPR. She is one of two assistants to Dr. Burch and is also responsible for supply inventory, the sterilization department and OSHA compliance.
She and her husband live in Cypress with their two sons. They enjoy following the children’s school events and church activities.
Michelle glawson, rdh —
Michelle is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Dental Hygiene and has 19 years of experience in dentistry, 13 as a dental hygienist. She is certified in dental radiology, sealant application, nitrous oxide and CPR. Michelle is also fluent in Spanish.
Michelle and her husband live in Copperfield with their two children. She enjoys spending time with her family, their friends and church activities.
Sylvia Higgins, rdh —
Sylvia is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Dental Hygiene and has 31 years of hygiene experience … all with us! Additionally she is certified in dental radiology, sealant application, nitrous oxide and CPR. Besides her hygiene duties, she sends your recall reminder cards and is fluent in Spanish to serve as a translator.
Sylvia and her husband are Copperfield residents and have two daughters and two grandchildren. She enjoys traveling to be with her grandchildren as well as vacation travels and keeping active.