Stacey grew up here in Cypress, Texas, where she graduated from Cy-Fair High School. She began her continuing education at Sam Houston State University, where she met her husband, Kyle (Dr. Todd). She finished her education at UTSA in San Antonio, earning her degree in Early Childhood Education while Dr. Todd was in Dental School. Stacey taught pre-K for two years and first grade for a year before beginning her career in dentistry. What she loves most about her job is working with people and helping them get healthy. She also loves getting to work closely with her husband every day!
Stacey and Kyle have three kids that keep them very busy! You can find them on the ball fields for practice almost every night of the week and on weekends for games! In her free time, she loves to run and do CrossFit, as well as going out to eat and going to the movies with Kyle. Stacey truly loves living and working in this community. She enjoys the friends and connections she’s made over the years. “The people here are truly amazing!”
Cynthia is who you will meet when you first enter our office. She is our Insurance Coordinator and has been with Dr. Todd since 2013. Cynthia received her general studies education from Prairie View A&M University and Lone Star College. She has been in the dental field for over 20 years and in the medical field since 1989. Certified in CPR and Basic Life Support, as well as HIPAA, you can rest assured you’re in good hands with Cynthia.
For Cynthia, the best part of this job is interacting with patients, researching insurance information, and challenging insurance companies to do as they are expected. She really is your oral health advocate! She wants all her patients to know they should use their insurance benefits if they have them. Not going to the dentist is not only harmful for your oral and overall health, but it also benefits your insurance company as they pocket your unused expenses. Regular oral hygiene is essential to overall health care, and your insurance benefits are there to help you get the care you need!
Cynthia is a Texas native, born in Dallas and moved to Houston permanently in 1986. She is married with a blended family, including a 30-year-old, 12-year-old, and a 10-year-old granddaughter. She loves spending time with her family, doing fun activities like water sports, and taking vacations on the water. In her spare time, Cynthia is an avid DIY home project queen and loves restoring furniture. She also enjoys shopping for her home and staying active in her community as President of her HOA.
Liliana is Texas-raised, having moved from California at the age of five. She graduated from Mayde Creek High School in Katy, Texas, and received her certification as a Registered Dental Assistant from the National School of Dental Assistants in 2015. Liliana is current with her CPR certification and her continuing education.
Her levels of expertise include orthodontics and cosmetic dentistry. Liliana loves being a part of the journey as patients embark on the road to their new and improved smile. She enjoys learning new things and being up to date with the newest technology and assisting patients to a happier and healthy smile. The year 2019 will make four years and counting that she has been assisting with Dr. Todd. She first began as an intern and has advanced to his lead dental assistant. From ordering supplies and assisting with patients, Liliana enjoys her time working at Cypress Springs Family Dentistry.
In her free time, Liliana enjoys spending quality time with her family, sewing, and viewing the beautiful countryside whenever she goes horseback riding. Her first love is horses and when she is not at the office, you can find her at a ranch or competition.
Mary Jo is one of our full-time dental hygienists and the team member that has been with our practice the longest. Born and raised in New Jersey, Mary Jo received her Dental Hygiene License after graduating from Union College, then went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1981. After living and practicing in New Jersey, Michigan, and Virginia, Mary Jo and her family moved to Texas in 2003.
Mary Jo has been actively practicing dental hygiene for 40 years, and the best part of this job for her is treating patients that have become friends over the years. She has worked in many dental practices and a variety of settings and specialties. She is a member in good standing of the Greater Houston Dental Hygienists Society, the Texas Dental Hygienists Association and the American Dental Hygienists Association. Mary Jo is an Expanded Functions RDH, and is certified in "Laughing Gas Monitoring", Pit and Fissure Sealants, and CPR.
Married for over 30 years, she and her husband have an adult son that lives in Austin. In her free time, Mary Jo enjoys running and fitness, cooking and sewing, as well as spending time with her family and friends.
Whitney was born in Asia in the Philippines and is native of Shreveport, Louisiana and currently lives in the Cypress area here in Texas. Whitney is one of 3 girls and happens to be the middle of the trio. She attended Southern University A&M College where she completed undergraduate biology coursework to cross enroll at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans. There she received her Associate of Biological Sciences Degree in Dental Laboratory Technology and endorsed SU degree. She then received her Registered Dental Assistant License at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX in 2014.
Whitney has been in the dental field for seven years and counting. She is very energetic, friendly, and passionate when it comes to dentistry. She can talk to any person and engage in what the patients need. Whitney is very organized and particular when it comes to scheduling and planning dental cases. This is where she is Dr. Todd’s right hand in being in sync with preparing the smoothest dental process from beginning to end. From treatment planning, coordinating, to assisting Dr. Todd, it is a complete joy for her. A day in the life of her at the office includes a little bit of it all. She can be found assisting with Dr. Todd, treatment coordinating, planning a financial option, or maintaining the flow between the clinic and front office. She has a passion for chair-side assisting and helping others.
Whitney has no kids at the moment but plans to have some in the future. She is married to the love of her life, who is a civil engineer. She loves traveling, spending time with family and friends, playing with her nephew, and eating at different restaurants. There is nothing like Louisiana food, but Houston has been worth the try. She is also certified in CPR (since 2011), OSHA Safety/HIPAA trained, and up to date with continuing education.
Selena is one of our outstanding Dental Hygienists. She is originally from the Jersey Village area and currently resides in Houston. Selena received her Associate of Science from Lone Star College in 2016, and her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2018 from the University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center. She is also certified in CPR, and her favorite part of this job is getting to know her patients and meeting their oral healthcare needs.
Selena is the middle child of a family of four, and the only one of her siblings that chose to be in the dental field. When she’s not in the office helping patients, she enjoys spending with her nieces and nephews, traveling and visiting Mexico to see her family, running, and spending after-hours time with coworkers who have become friends. Selena is bilingual and extends her caring nature into the community with her passion for volunteering and giving back.