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Cristina FersivaCristina Fersiva – Registered Dental Hygienist
Cristina graduated from Howard University, District of Columbia and moved here from Washington, D.C. She currently holds dental hygiene licenses in Washington, DC, Maryland, Virginia and Texas. She has immersed herself into bring her extensive experience and expertise in periodontal therapy /patient care. Cristina states, ” I enjoy all the perks of living in Texas with my husband ,and daughter , including the opportunity to travel and all other outdoor activities.”

Susie Mills – Registered Dental Hygienist

Susie has been a dental hygienist for over 30 years. She graduated from Tyler Jr. College earning a degree in Associate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Susie has been happily married to her husband for 24 years and has two beautiful teenage daughters. In her spare time Susie enjoys spending time with her family, baking, gardening, traveling and walking her rescued dog Freckles.

AJ Riggs – Lead Registered Dental Assistant

AJ has been in the dental field for over 14 years and most of that time has been working with Dr. Dickson. She has been married going on 14 years and has two adorable children, a teenage daughter and a son. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, going to the movies, boating and anything outdoors. She also likes playing softball, riding her motorcycle and archery. AJ loves when patient leaves the practice with a beautiful smile on their faces.

Laurie Purcell – Registered Dental Assistant

Laurie has over 22 years of experience in the dental field and loves what she does. She thinks that the best part of her job is to help people attain their best smiles. Laurie has been happily married to a wonderful man for almost a year. She has two children; her grown son lives in California and her daughter is in middle school and growing too fast. Laurie enjoys spending time with her family, being active in her church and playing with her dogs and horses.

Lynn Alexander – Business Manager

Lynn has over 20 years of experience in the dental field. Lynn has done it all by starting her career as a dental assistant and moved herself up to management by working hard and diligently. She has been trained by multiple dental consulting firms to develop patient relationships, management and the implementation of systems and protocols. In her spare time Lynn likes to spend time with her family, friends and her brand new puppy named Rebel that her and her family rescued of the street.

Rachel Rodriguez – Insurance Administrator

Rachel was born in Guantanamo, Cuba. Political upheaval from the island forced her family to move to Dallas when she was one year old. Rachel earned her registered dental assistant degree from Texas College of Medical and Dental Assisting in 1984. She has experience working as an assistant in oral surgery, periodontal surgery and general dentistry. Rachel broadened her experience taking her career to another level by tackling insurance companies and is now Dr Dickson’s insurance coordinator. In 2005 Rachel became an advocate for children volunteering and creating awareness of the danger of children in and around vehicles in the memory of her lovely daughter Adrianna. In 2006 Rachel accompanied former Senator Hillary Clinton, Rep Peter King and the organization Kids and Cars introducing Kids and Cars Safety Act HR Bill 1216. In 2013, President Barack Obama signed the bill into law which requires that all vehicles be equipped with a rearview camera as a standard feature.

Welcoming New Patients
My Dentist in Plano is now accepting new patients. We invite you to call today and reserve your appointment with Dr. Dickson. Located in Plano near the intersection of Park and Coit, we serve patients from Plano, Richardson, North Dallas, and the surrounding communities.