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About Your Team

About Your Team

You can expect personal, one-on-one attention from our entire team. At Rio Rancho Dental Arts in Rio Rancho we understand that each of our patients has unique wants and needs. That’s why we promote open communication, to understand what you are looking for in your smile, so we can design a care plan that is right for you. We take the time to explain your options, listen to your concerns and answer any questions you may have.

Alix - Office Manager

Alix is new to the New Mexico area and has enjoyed all the experiences New Mexico has offered to her and her family. She is a graduate of Michigan Technological University where she received a BS in Management and Marketing. She is always excited to work with patients and the team at Rio Rancho Dental Arts to make patients feel comfortable! In her free time she likes to spend time with her husband, read, camp, and fish.

Monique - Business Assistant

Monique has been a long time resident of New Mexico. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her two sons and watching them play baseball and softball. Monique has gained extensive knowledge in the business assistant role with 17 years of experience and is always happy to help patients! She enjoys meeting all our new patients and working with our current patients to make sure they have the best experience possible. In her free time she enjoys watching the Dallas Cowboys and the Cubs, working in her yard, and spending time with her family.

MaryLou - Business Assistant

MaryLou has lived in the Rio Rancho area for over 30 years. She started her dental career as an assistant and became a business assistant 26 years ago. Her area of expertise is dental insurance and she will will happy to help you with your dental benefits. She has raised two children and now has a grandchild with one on the way. She enjoys all types of animals but recently became involved with Labrador AKC and HRC competitive training.

Chandra - Registered Dental Hygienist

Chandra is a New Mexico native and a Rio Rancho resident that graduated with honors from the University of New Mexico in 2004. After graduation she took part in an honors volunteer program serving the needs of rural communities. She holds a BS in Dental Hygiene and has a certificate in local anesthesia. Chandra specializes in non-surgical periodontal therapy and oral health instruction. She is passionate about providing her patients with the latest techniques and technology to ensure the highest level of care. She is committed to understanding each individuals needs as they relate to his/her oral health goals and hopes to be your partner in your journey to better overall health. Your comfort is always her first priority. Away from work Chandra enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter. Some of her favorite activities include snowboarding and mountain biking. As with all of our staff, she looks forward to welcoming you to our practice.

Rachael - Registered Dental Hygienist

Rachael was born and raised in New Mexico. She worked as a Dental Assistant before going to University of New Mexico to receive a BS in Dental Hygiene. She has two beautiful children who she loves to spend time with. Patients are the reason Rachael loves her job! She enjoys educating patients about home care and healthy gums and is always looking to meet new patients!

Leslie - Dental Assistant

Leslie is a native New Mexican who was born and raised in Albuquerque. Leslie has been very interested in the dental field since a child. Dr. Sheram has been a huge inspiration to her throughout her childhood and now her career. She could not be more pleased to have the opportunity to be working in his office. Leslie is very enthusiastic and passionate about what she does. She looks forward to sharing her enthusiasm of good oral hygiene and dental care with you.

Janet - Dental Assistant

Janet was born and raised in Albuquerque, NM. She graduated from PIMA Medical Institute with a certificate in Dental Assisting. She spends her afternoons laughing and playing with her two children. With joining the dental filed she enjoys interacting with patients to get them the smile they want and deserve! In her free time she enjoys concerts, movies, and music in any form. She is looking forward to exploring New Mexico and advancing her career.

Nishelle - Dental Assistant

Bio Coming Soon!