MEET OUR TEAM - Austin, TX

Meet our experience team

CLINICAL TEAM

Registered Dental Hygienist - Registered Dental Assitant - Austin, TX

Jeff Downs – Manager of Clinical Operations

Jeff has lived in Austin for 10 years and has been a RDA since 2011. After graduation from Texas Tech university, Jeff was a high school science teacher for 3 years until he rediscovered his passion for dentistry. His enthusiasm for the relationships and technical parts of dentistry stem from watching his father practice for 20 years. Jeff plans on furthering his education in the field and is continually looking to grow in his career. In his free time Jeff enjoys going to the gym, watching longhorns sports, and working on his new house with his wife.

Health Relationship Coordinator- Austin, TX

Brenda Reed – Health Relationship Coordinator

Brenda is a native Austinite and has been with our practice for over 30 years. Her passion has always been helping people with their dental needs. Brenda is the first person to welcome most new patients that join our practice. She helps patients to make healthy choices and understand their treatment options. Brenda is an instructor at the Center for Dental Professionals, which is a dental assisting school started by Dr. Tana Busch. She has been with her high school sweetheart, Joe, for over 35 years; they have two children who live in Austin, and Brenda spends lots of time with her three grandchildren. Two rescue pups, Duke and Daisy, have recently joined the family.

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Gaby Sturgis – Dental Assistant

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Shelby Ubanoski – Dental Assistant

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HYGIENE TEAM

Health Relationship Coordinator - Austin, TX

Angela Clement – Groves Health Relationship Coordinator

Angela has been enjoying her career in dentistry since 1995. As a hygienist, she feels she can help people realize health from a whole body perspective. It’s not just about the teeth! Working with doctors like Tana Busch and Kevin Deutsch and an amazing team that is like-minded makes it even more rewarding. They are all conscious of caring for people as individuals and as a whole person. In her spare time, Angela and her husband Keith can be found spending time with friends and family or staying active, always ready for adventures outdoors or underwater. 

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Lisa Holden – Registered Dental Hygienist

Lisa has been in dentistry for the past 36 years and began her career with this dental practice. Through the years working with doctors Busch, and Deutsch, she has developed many wonderful relationships with patients, which she considers the most rewarding part of being in dentistry. Lisa and her husband, Bob, have been married for 25 years and have a beautiful daughter, Hallie, who graduated from Texas State University with a degree in special education. When not practicing dental hygiene or spending time with her family on vacations, she enjoys volunteering in the community and attending church. 

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Joanna Kampa – Registered Dental Hygienist

Following four years in the United States Marine Corps, Joanna began working as a Dental Assistant in San Diego, CA. Realizing her true passion for spreading smiles, Joanna attended the University of Minnesota where she earned her degree in Dental Hygiene. She strives to provide dental care for her patients that is compassionate, comforting and meets each individual’s unique needs. When not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband Duane and her playful Maltese “Rupert” and Maltipoo “Molly”. Playing tennis, soccer, or running are activities she enjoys the most. 

Registered Dental Hygienist - Registered Dental Hygienist - Austin, TX

Elena Goltra – Registered Dental Hygienist

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ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM

Office Administrator - Austin, TX

Rhonda Balling – Office Administrator

Rhonda has been working in dentistry for 28 years. She enjoys getting to know our patients and making a difference in their lives. Rhonda was born in Austin into a large Lebanese-Italian family. She has three brothers and is the oldest of 26 grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She has a son and daughter who are both married. She loves traveling in her motor home with her husband, Richard, and their dogs. She volunteers for dog rescue efforts in her spare time.
Office Administrator - Austin, TX

Rebecca Riojas – Office Administrator 

Rebecca joined our team in 2012 and has been in the dental field since 2009. She understands how dentistry can truly be a life-changing experience and loves being the first person that greets our patients. Outside of the office Rebecca and her children, Isak and Sienna, spend quality time together by camping, riding bikes and watching movies.

Personalized Dental Care Focused on Whole-Body Wellness