Shafer Dental is fortunate to have an exemplary staff. Every staff member maintains the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

 

Dr. Ty Shafer

Dr. Shafer received his Bachelor's Degree in Biology and Chemistry from the University of North Texas. He then attended the prestigious Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas.  During his education and training at Baylor, Dr. Shafer received multiple research awards in Dental Material Sciences.  He was chosen as a faculty extender in the department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Pharmacology.  Dr. Shafer has also been published in the Journal of Dental Materials and has been selected as a Quintessence Award winner for outstanding research in dental implant materials.  Dr. Shafer's passion for dentistry is evident in his drive for continuing education. He regularly attends local and national meetings to further his education and knowledge.  Dr. Shafer is married and has three children.  

   
   
   

Tisa, RDH

Tisa is a board certified hygienist who received her Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from Tarrant County College in 2009.  She is currently furthering her education to obtain her Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from TWO.  She has additional certifications in sealants, nitrous oxide monitoring, CPR and Basic Life Support.  Tisa aids patients in preventing and maintaining their dental and gum health.  In her spare time she enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.
   

Brandi, RDH

Brandi is a board certified dental hygienist who received her Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from Baylor College of Dentistry in 2001.  She feels the most rewarding part of dentistry is helping the patients understand the importance of oral hygiene and creating healthy smiles.  Brandi is married for 8 and has 2 children.  She and her family moved to Southlake in 2014.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends and watching UT football.
   

Jessica, RDA 

Jessica brings more than 15 years dental experience to Shafer Dental.  A native of Texas, Jessica earned her Registered Dental Assistant's license from Pikes Peak Community College.  Jessica's interest in the latest advancements in dental care and technology and her gentle nature make her a perfect fit for Shafer Dental.  She loves working with patients and her team members and working side by side with Dr. Shafer.  Jessica enjoys spending time with her three children and three dogs.  Jessica has been part of the Shafer Dental team since 2011. 

   

Brandi, RDA

Brandi has been working for Dr. Shafer since 2013 and she has come to work with a smile since day one.  She has 20+ years experience in the dental field.  She earned her Registered Dental Assistant Licensse from ATI.  Brandi is a native Texan.  She enjoys spending time with her significatn other, her two children, and her dog.  She also enjoys outdoor activites, BBQs, movies, Starbucks, assisting Dr. Shafer and helping patients.  Brandi will always greet you with a smile and treat you as if you're family. 

   

Claudia

Claudia is resonsible for the office's billing, scheduling, insurance and financing.  She will welcome you with open arms and answer any of your questions or concerns.  Claudia considers the practice and its patients part of her family. Throughout her years in the dental field, she has had the opportunity to expand her knowledge working both the clinical and business side of dentistry giving her and understanding of both sides of the patient experience.  Claudia holds a business degree from DeVry University, obtained her dental certification from Concorde Career Colleges and started her dental career in 1997.  Claudia is married with four girls and one very cute granddaughter.  When she isn't working, she enjoys cooking, traveling, time with family and friends, repurpose things (thank you pinterest!) and coffee.

   

Kym

Kym is the newest team member at Shafer Dental but she has been in the dental field close to 30 years.  She started as an assistant but decided that the front office was where her talents fist best.  Patients are likely to see her up front with Claudia greeting you with a big smile or hear her voice when you call the office to schedule an appointment.  Kym was born in California but grew up in North Richland Hillls and has been a "Texan" most of her life.  Kym has two grown beautiful daughters and a precious and spunky granddaughter.  She currently resides in Roanoke with Kevin and their two fur babies.  In her free time, Kym enjoys spending time with her family, listening to live music, spending time by the pool or the lake, and watching and supporting her favorite team, the Dallas Cowboys.