Sheila W – Insurance Coordinator

As a former dental assistant with certificates in Nitrous Oxide Administration and Radiology College studies, Sheila utilizes her expertise to help our patients every day. Currently as our business assistant, Sheila also assists patients in understanding their treatment needs in relation to their insurance plans. She enjoys being able to share her extensive knowledge of dental insurance to educate our patients on optimizing their benefits.


With 25 years of experience, Sheila is able to relate to every family’s needs. Her goal is to foster relationships that last throughout your time at our office. Sheila has a passion for the outdoors and spends a lot of time outside with Rodney, her husband of 25 years, and her two daughters, Emma and Lynlee. The four of them especially enjoy tournament bass fishing.

Ali T.  – Dental Assistant

As an aspiring dentist, Ali loves learning from Dr. Whittington as a dental assistant and front desk worker. Always found with a smile on his face, Ali enjoys communicating with patients to make sure they get the care they need. Having graduated Summa Cum Laude, Ali is certainly dedicated to being a top performer at anything he sets his mind to, which is why he appreciates the up-to-date procedures and technology Whittington Pediatric Dentistry uses. We enjoy having him as a part of our team, and we are sure that you will feel the same.



Christi H. – Dental Assistant

Christi has been a dental assistant for 15 years. In that time, she’s been helping kids understand that the dentist is a place filled with smiles and can be fun to visit. Christi really enjoys educating patients on the benefits of great oral hygiene while making dentistry a great experience for even the most apprehensive. To do so, she uses her infectious laughter and easy going nature to help her patients feel comfortable in our office and get the care they need.


When she’s not in the office, Christi can be found spending time with her husband of 13 years and their two children. Their family loves all kinds of sports and outdoor activities, frequently participating in both. Christi herself also loves road trips, nature, and is a self proclaimed coffee addict.


Jaclyn Z. – Dental Assistant

Jaclyn loves helping her patients learn about the importance of dental hygiene. Her kid-friendly personality and commitment to helping your child understand their treatment has been helping children feel more at ease about their dental experience for nearly two years.


As a dental assistant here at Whittington Pediatric Dentistry, Jaclyn loves being around kids and working with our team to help kids smile every day. Jaclyn’s family is very important to her, and In her free time, she enjoys spending time with them, staying active, and watching the latest movies.


Lindsay C. – Dental Assistant

With four years of experience as a dental assistant under her belt, Lindsay is an invaluable member of our team. Earning her RDA at the Professional Development Institute through the University of North Texas, Lindsay prides herself on her ability to help educate kids on their dental health. Never one to shy away from being a little silly, Lindsay helps our patients take their minds off of their nervousness, making their experience fun and comfortable. Seeing her patients walk out with a smile on their face, confident and happy with their care, is her ultimate reward.


As a rockstar mother herself, Lindsay enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. Whether that’s spending a day at the park or taking a family trip to Disney World, she loves it all. Lindsay also enjoys crafting, spending time with her friends, and travelling.