Barbara has been involved in the world of dentistry since 1970. She loves working with people and helping them improve their oral health. She has been married to her husband, Randy, since 1971 and together they have two wonderful adult children Gerald and Crystal. Barbara’s family has grown to include two in-laws, April and Glen, and six grandchildren, Hayley, Avery, Reaghan, Grant, Cydney, and Katie Lynn. Outside of the office, Barbara works in prison ministry with her husband and looks forward to tending her herb garden and flower garden, baking, and spending time with her family. She enjoys what God has given her and feels blessed each and everyday for the opportunity to enjoy life.
Adela Rivera (Cecy)
Adela Rivera, more commonly known as “Cecy” has been with DentaCare since 2003, providing us with her wonderful services as a registered dental assistant (RDA) with special certification in infection control (OSHA) and IV sedation. Patients appreciate her ability to make them feel at ease, as well as her caring, charismatic personality. Regarding her patients, she feels equally appreciative of their kindness. Away from work, you may find Cecy volunteering with Mercy Foundation and Bathesda Foundation, spending time with her family, and even crocheting and riding motorcycles. She is also an active member of Farm Bureau and International Baccalaureate.
Chastity Daniels joined our practice in 2003 as an RDH, having graduated from Tyler Junior College with an associate’s degree in dental hygiene, and her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Texas College. She has special certification in level I laser. Her patients will tell you they love her gentle, thorough teeth cleanings and her friendly demeanor. Chastity appreciates the diversity of her patients’ needs and the fact that she has the ability to accommodate them. Away from our practice, Chastity participates in mission trips, is an active church member, loves working out and riding bikes, and enjoys spending time with her family.
Linda joined our team in 2016 as an Office Manager. She graduated from Livingston High School and moved from Houston to Tyler in 2000. She is a licensed massage therapist, CPR certified, and has taken extensive continuing education courses in account and insurance billing. Linda has over 25 years of experience in dentistry and is always happy to help patients and make them feel comfortable. She loves to see patients happy with their new smiles.
She is married to the love of her life, Charles Rimmer of Skeeter Boat, Inc. in Kilgore. She has two beautiful stepchildren, Terrance and Clarissa, and a granddaughter named Marllie. She has a Boston terrier named Tyson and a pug named Molly. She also has two goats, Mildred and Essie. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time at the lake, fishing, cheering on the Houston Texans, reading, visiting with friends, and taking care of her family.
Ashley joined our team in 2016 as a Registered Dental Assistant. She graduated from John Tyler High School and received her certification in Dental Assisting from Tyler Junior College. She has been in the dental field for over five years and is CPR certified. Patients love her charisma and her smile. Ashley loves helping her patient and making them feel comfortable. She has two sons, Eduardo “Lito” and Abel. She also has a German Shepard named Charlie and a Chow Chow named Rosie. Outside of the office she enjoys playing soccer and volleyball, as well as spending time with her kids.
Meet Our Tyler, TX, Team
To schedule an appointment with our team, call DentaCare in Tyler, TX, at (903) 593-3333. We also have an office in Longview, TX, to provide excellent dental care to even more patients.