Meet Your Dental Team!
At the Lakeway Center for Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry, we're proud to work with some of the most friendly and knowledgeable people we know. From the moment you walk though our doors, you'll know you've chosen the right dental office. Here are a few of the smiles that will greet you:
Dr. D'Alfonso, D.D.S.
Julie: Patient Coordinator
Julie is a big part of the first impressions our patients get when walking into our practice. While checking in appointments and assisting with insurance and payment procedures, she also helps with in-house appointment financing as well as walking our patients through our new in-house insurance plans. Julie will be ready to provide clarity on any questions or concerns you may have regarding paying for appointments or scheduling future visits.
Heather: Registered Dental Assistant
Heather, a registered dental assistant for over 5 years, absolutely loves her work with patients. She is aware of the anxiety and pressure that can be felt before a dental visit, so she knows how important comforting and relaxing a patient can be in the office chair. Heather is confident that her dental knowledge, alongside Dr. D'Alfonso's, will provide the best care and protection for your oral hygiene. She is ready to help aid our patients in ensuring their time at the appointment is easy and comforting.
Joyce: Registered Dental Hygienist
Joyce is a self proclaimed veteran of the dentistry field. Since 1997, she has been dedicated to showcasing her amazing skills and detailed attention when it comes to working with patients. Joyce, born and raised in Austin, is a wonderful 'people-person' and likes to inform patients regarding any questions they have. If you see Joyce, feel free to question her about oral health or any details you are unclear about regarding your treatments or oral hygiene procedures. She will do her best to walk you through your dental process. Aside from working with patients at the practice, Joyce loves to stay fit through yoga, running, and keeping up with all four of her children.
Jamala: Registered Dental Assistant
Jamala is a proud part of the Lakeway Cosmetic Dentistry team. With over a decade of experience in dental work, she is dedicated to satisfying patients through every facet of her job. Her wonderful smile and utmost compassion for the field and our patients, Jamal is able to aid our patients in having an excellent visit to our office; from the time they enter to the moment they leave. When Jamala isn't assisting the office as a registered Dental Assistance, she is staying active in her Zumba and dance classes as well as spending time with her family.
Allison: New Patient Coordinator
New patient coordinator Allison is very pleased to work with all of the first-timers that come to Lakeway Cosmetic Dentistry. Every new patient is treated to a new patient consultation courtesy of Allison. It is in this consultation that a patients current oral health standing and future dental goals are assessed. She does her best to educate patients on any curiosities or concerns they have, and promises to ensure that all the information and data are on file and ready to go once the patient meets the dentist. Allison also assists patients to find financial planning outlets that work best for them. Once a pastry chef, Allison now enjoys making patients content with their choice to see Lakeway Cosmetic Dentistry. Outside of the office she enjoys cooking and the company of her three children.
Kerry: Registered Dental Hygienist
Kerry's interest in dental hygiene started when she first got braces. Ever since then, she has had a passion for helping others create their perfect smile. Kerry enjoys working in a team environment, and loves meeting new patients and getting to know them on a personal level. Kerry sympathizes with patients and offers them anything they need to help them feel more at ease. She and her husband moved to Austin from Virginia to fulfill a new adventure. At Lakeway Dentistry, Kerry and her husband found more than just friends, they found an extended family. In her free time, Kerry enjoys spending time with her husband and her Italian greyhounds.
Diane: Registered Dental Assistant
Diane has always had a strong interest in teeth and smiles, which is what drove her to pursue a career in the field of dentistry. She loves working with patients and doing whatever she can to put a smile on their face. Diane and the staff at Lakeway Dentistry go above and beyond to ensure each patient has an exceptional experience. When she’s not at the office, Diane loves spending time with her family, kickboxing, and is an active member of her church.
Teri: Registered Dental Assistant
Teri has always had a strong passion for oral health and improving the smiles of others and decided to pursue this passion by going to dental school to become a dental assistant. Teri finds satisfaction in being a part of the process that helps people gain back their self esteem. She enjoys being part of a wonderful staff that ensures each patient has a pleasant experience by talking them through any doubts they may have and making their experience as positive as possible. In her time away from the office, Teri loves spending time with her children, her dog, watching movies, and socializing with friends.
Madelyn: Office Manager
Madelyn has been in the field of dentistry for more than 30 years. She loves meeting new people and getting to know each and every patient on a personal level. Madelyn ensures that every patient feels comfortable and at ease during their appointment by answering any questions they may have and treating them like family. Madelyn is confident in Dr. D’Alfonso’s ability to listen to patients’ needs and his ability to make them feel right at home. When she’s not at the office, Madelyn loves to spend her free time with her husband and her 14-year-old son. She also likes to shop and travel.