We create “naturally attractive smiles” for our patients and foster enjoyable and rewarding dental careers for staff.
Dr. Shawn Tran obtained several awards and honors while receiving his Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from Central Michigan University and his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in Michigan.
During the past years, Dr. Tran has worked at several dental practices in Michigan and Houston while earning further certifications in implant, laser, and cosmetic dentistry. He continues to keep abreast of new dental technologies by attending fellowships, externships, continuing education courses, seminars, and conferences within the state of Texas, the USA, and abroad. Dr. Tran also holds professional memberships with the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, International Congress of Oral Implantalogists, and the Academy of Laser Dentistry.
Dr. Shawn Tran is a dedicated and gentle dentist who treats his patients with great care. His goal is to build a trusting and long-lasting relationship with patients. Dr. Tran directs much of his attention to the comfort levels of his patients. Similarly, he is interested in creating a positive work environment for employees that will nurture their career development and help to establish a reputation for excellence within the practice and the community.
Kellie has worked in the healthcare industry since 1989. She joined Eco Dental Care in 2017 as our Office Manager. Kellie has continued her education in the Dental field and has achieved her goal of becoming a Registered Dental Assistant through the University of Texas and is also an active member in the American Association of Dental Office Management (AADOM). Kellie is always willing to go the extra mile to help patients maximize their insurance benefits and have a clear understanding of the financial aspects of their treatment. She also takes care of marketing and community relations and loves when she gets to hear how much patients enjoy seeing Dr. Tran and his wonderful team!
Kellie spends her days away from the office with her amazing husband and beautiful, sporty granddaughters, watching them play softball, swimming, doing science experiments and watching their dance recitals. Kellie is also a true sports fanatic. She loves the Houston Astros and The Houston Texans and can often be found tailgating and enjoying a game.
She is excited to meet you and your family at Eco Dental Care, answer any of your questions, and make sure you have the best experience!
Katelyn is our Registered Dental Hygienist who joined our practice in 2018. She enjoys helping patients improve their oral hygiene and have clean smiles. She was motivated to join the dental field after having braces for 7 years and growing up around the dental industry. Katelyn continues to pursue higher education and works as an Adjunct Professor at a local college.
Katelyn is married and has three dogs that keep her company on her days off from the dental office. She enjoys a variety of outdoor activities including fishing.
Traci is a graduate of Brazosport College with an Associate Degree in Science and completed the Dental Assisting Program in 2012. She is a licensed dental assistant in the state of Texas and is DANB radiology certified as well as CPR certified and has advanced training/ certification in coronal polishing and sealant placement. She is currently studying at Wharton County Junior College where she will graduate with an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene to fulfill her dream of being a licensed registered Dental Hygienist. Traci is always willing to lend a helping hand and is extremely focused on having a clean and sterilized environment.
“I am a total people person and I love making our patients feel comfortable when they are here. The rapport you build with every patient is important which is why I love working in the field of dentistry. I strive to help each patient actually enjoy their dental visit and understand that their dental health is key to achieve one’s overall health.”
During her free time, Traci enjoys painting and going on new adventures with her husband, Noah and her 2 rescued fur-babies, Mateo and Ella.
Johana is a 2019 graduate of Brazosport College where she completed the Registered Dental Assistant program. Courtesy, dedication, and many more of Johana’s great qualities are an asset to our office. She is also bilingual, which is extremely helpful with our Spanish community. She likes to help her co-workers in any way possible to make their workload a little easier.
When Johana is not in the office, she enjoys movies with popcorn and M&M’s, road trips, visiting new places, meeting new people and spending time with her family and friends.
Johana looks forward to meeting you and assisting you on your journey to a healthy smile.
Lesley Moreno is Registered Dental Assistant who joined Eco Dental Care in March of 2020. She enjoys getting to know our patients and her goal is for each patient to leave satisfied and with a smile. Lesley is also fluent both English and Spanish which is very beneficial with our diverse community.
When Lesley is not working, she enjoys spending time with family, relaxing and ready a good book.
Tori received her Dental Assistant License from the University of Texas. She is originally from Georgia and moved to Texas in 2018. Tori is excited to be part of the team and grow in the field of Dentistry. She always makes sure that all patients feel welcome and comfortable when they are in our office. You can expect to see her smile from the beginning to the end of your appointment.
In Tori’s free time she enjoys trips to the beach, fishing, spending time with her fur-baby Nala, and family.
Ximena Ruelas has been a Registered Dental Assistant for three years. She has been working with Dr. Tran at Eco Dental Care for just over one year. She is very enthusiastic about her position as an assistant and strives to make our patients experience comfortable and smooth visit.
When Ximena is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and her three dogs.