Meet The Team | Orthodontist Sugar Land | Elara Orthodontics

Meet The Team

Melissa Morales: Office Manager

Hello! Welcome to our family. My name is Melissa Morales, and I am the Office Manager for Elara Orthotics & Luna Pediatric Dentistry. My job is to oversee the office operation. I am committed to making all of our patients’ and families’ experiences in our office a sensational one. I recently joined the team in March 2021. I have over seven years of pediatric dentistry and customer service experience. I enjoy working with the best doctors and excellent staff, knowing as a team, we will help our patients achieve a healthy and beautiful smile they can be proud of. I also take pride in helping our patients with any questions they may have regarding their treatment plan, insurance, or financial needs. I look forward to meeting you and assisting you with all aspects of your dental visit.

Estamos aquí para ayudarle a cuidar su sonrisa y la de su familia. Si tiene alguna pregunta por favor no dude en contactarnos!

Kerry Tran: Treatment Coordinator

Hello! Welcome to our family. I am the Treatment Coordinator here at Elara Orthodontics and I am so excited to help you start your smile transformation. Orthodontics is my favorite specialty because I love seeing our patients’ confidence grow as they go through their journey to straighter teeth. My goal is to make your visits to our office fun, easy, and educational. Having had braces myself, I can definitely relate and give you some personal insights on what to expect. I will be here to assist you in deciding which treatment works best for you. I will also work with you to come up with financial options that work for your budget. When I am not in the office, I enjoy spending time with my family, watching movies, and exploring Houston’s food scene. I look forward to meeting you very soon!

Xin chào, dể có một hàm răng trắng và đẹp, chúng tôi sẽ hỗ trợ quí vị trong việc xem xét tất cả các lựa chọn điều trị và đưa ra một kế hoạch thanh toán hợp lý và đúng ý quí vị.

Juritzin Deleon: Call Center and Scheduling Coordinator

Hello! Welcome to our office. I am the Front Desk Specialist, responsible for scheduling appointments, answering phone calls, and making sure patients are taken care of. This means I am usually the first person to welcome you, whether it’s over the phone or in person. If you have any questions or concerns in regards to your appointment, I’m always available to assist you with an answer and a smile. When I am not working, I like to spend time traveling with my significant other .

Gracias por interesarse en nuestra oficina, por favor llámenos si necesita asistencia en español. Ojala los veremos pronto aquí en Elara donde pueden ser parte de una familia grande.

Priscilla Chapa: Clinical Assistant

Hello! Welcome to our practice. I am a clinical assistant here at Elara Orthodontics and I provide chair side assistance to the doctors and ensure that you are well-informed about the procedures and braces aftercare. I also adjust your braces, sterilize instruments and make sure you are comfortable and happy during your visit at our office. I love seeing patients progress during their treatment and seeing a transition in their smiles! It’s so rewarding seeing the confidence and happiness increase more and more each visit and especially at the end of their treatment. This is my home away from home but In my free time I enjoy a good show, a good meal, playing with my pups, fishing, baking and spending time with my significant other! I’m excited to see you and your smiles here soon.

Esta oficina es un lugar donde se sentirá bien recibido y cuidado. Espero ver su sonrisa pronto!

Allison Ryans: Clinical Assistant

Hello and welcome to Elara Orthodontics. My name is Allison Ryans and I will be your best friend! I’m here to assist the doctor and make you as comfortable as possible. I’ve been an assistant  for eighteen years. I was born and raised in Houston,Texas and I’ve always been a people person. That’s why being an orthodontic assistant suits me well. I love to see patients’ lives changed through their smiles! Outside of work, I spend time with my family and friends hoping to live my best life ever!

Jacqueline Childs: Clinical Assistant

Hello my name is Jacqueline Childs, I’ve been an orthodontic assistant for 13 years. Here at Elara orthodontics I enjoy working with patients watching their smile blossom through the process. My favorite part of working as an assistant is helping patients choose multiple colors for their braces to have a little fun. Outside of work I am a wife and mother that enjoys spending time with my family. I enjoy taking long road trips with plenty of selfies on the way. My favorite color is purple and I love reading novelties. On my relaxing days I enjoy getting a manicure and pedicure. In the end I love to see my patients happy and ending their process with a beautiful smile.

Amy Torres: Clinical Assistant

Hello! I am Amy Torres. I have been an RDA for over seven years. I have specialized in pediatric dentistry and love interacting with the little ones. I try to make every child feel comfortable and hope to have them loving the dentist.

I am a mother of two teenagers and have been married for 18 years. I enjoy being outdoors, especially relaxing on a beach.


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