Meet The Team


Claudia is an honored member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers, and studied for her Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration at Colorado Technical University. After more than 20 years in the dental care field, she still loves her career and leading the amazing team at Owens Periodontics.

The most rewarding part of Claudia’s work is witnessing the change in patients as they find new confidence after their treatment: “In my years of experience, I have found that the most valuable objective we can offer our patients is quality care and outstanding customer service.” When away from the office she loves spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren and working in outreach ministry.




Born and raised in Texas, Darla has more than 12 years of experience in the health care industry. Her affinity for customer service and natural ability to make people feel comfortable help her to really connect with each patient, keeping them calm and comfortable throughout their visit. In her spare time, Darla enjoys shopping and spending time with her husband and two daughters.




Vickie has more than nine years of dental experience; her professionalism and ability to make people feel appreciated are great assets at Owens Periodontics. In her spare time, she enjoys the company of her husband, their three children and grandchildren. Vickie and her husband spend much  time relaxing on Lake Travis or at their home away from home on the Gulf, where you can often find them fishing on the bay.




Kathi is a native Texan where she has been a practicing Dental Hygienist for 12 years and enjoyed opportunities in the medical field for approximately 30 years. Her passion for helping people is evident in her gentle and compassionate nature, and she often uses humor as well as a realistic approach to educate her patients. Outside of the office, Kathi and her husband enjoy riding their motorcycle and spending time with their six children and eight grandchildren! She also enjoys reading and has a passion for restoring old furniture.




Kristie has been a dental hygienist for more than 18 years; in that time she’s grown adept at putting patients at ease and educating them according to their individual needs. In her off time she enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter and other family and friends. She also loves to travel and spend time in the great outdoors.




Beth is originally from Wichita, Kansas and moved to Austin upon graduation from Kansas State University with a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management. She has over six years of dental experience and is also a Registered Dental Assistant.  Beth is very passionate about enhancing patients’ lives through their improved oral health and is dedicated to amplifying their dental experience. In her free time, you can find Beth gardening, camping, and spending time with her husband and her son.