Meet Our Staff

Anavelle Aguado – Office Manager

Anavelle was born and raised in West Houston. Her passion for dentistry started 10 years ago when she became a Dental Assistant. Since then, she has expanded her knowledge in the insurance and operations aspects of the dental office. “There’s something about helping others that fills my heart with joy. This is why I love dentistry so much.” says Ana. When she is away from the office, Ana enjoys spending time with her husband of 12 years and their two children.


Valerie Garcia – Front Desk Coordinator

Valerie has been in the dentistry field for three years. Since starting her dental career, she has become fascinated in the Oral Surgery specialty of dentistry. That is how she came to join Katy Periodontology & Oral Surgery. She loves to help her patient’s achieve the smile they deserve. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and watching sports.


Estefany Martinez – Front Desk Coordinator

Estefany has lived in Texas her whole life. Since graduating from school, she has been able to learn and expand her dental knowledge. She finds joy in seeing people smile and making a difference in their lives. She believes the most important thing is giving back to the community and loves that her job allows her to do that. During her spare time, you will find her spending time with her family and enjoying the outdoors.


Rylee Joslin – Lead Surgical Assistant

Rylee has been a Surgical Dental Assistant for four and half years. She has been in the medical/dental field for over 20 years. She loves helping and caring for patients. Rylee is happily married and has three children. When she’s not at the ballfield, Rylee enjoys refurbishing furniture and cooking for family and friends.


Mariana Nunez – Surgical Assistant

Mariana has been a dental assistant for five years. She loves her job and making patients feel at home when they arrive. Mariana is vegan and in her spare time she loves to cook, go camping, travel and hangout with family and friends. She is happily engaged to her fiance and they have a beautiful daughter named Mia.


Consuelo Avila – Surgical Assistant

Consuelo has been in the the dental field for three years. She is passionate about what she does. She loves helping and caring for her patients. When she is away from the office, she enjoys pampering herself and spending time with her one year old.



Elsy Paz – Surgical Assistant

Elsy Paz has been a dental assistant for nine years. She is an optimistic, passionate and dedicated woman who takes her responsibilities with the utmost enthusiasm. This is what drives her towards success. In her free time, Elsy loves to dance, listen to music, cook, run and spend time with her family, especially her children, Andrea and Miguel.