Meet The Team

You Are Our Priority !

You can expect a warm welcome from our staff at our Alvarado, TX dentist office. Our practice is built on referrals, and we are continually striving to deliver amazing experiences to patients of all ages. If there is anything we can do to make your visits more comfortable, please do not hesitate to let us know.

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Lacy Burke, Dental Assistant


Lacy Burke has been an assistant for nine years. Her teenage daughter, and her cute, little grandmother keep her very busy when she is not at work. Lacy recently married her best friend, Bryan, and they live in Alvarado. Lacy enjoys “antiquing”, she loves the outdoors, and spending time with her family and friends.

Lacy’s sweet demeanor will make your dental visit more pleasant. She genuinely cares for her patients.

Elisa Carver, Dental Hygienist


Elisa Carver has lived in Johnson County most of her life.  She received her Dental Hygiene Degree from Texas Woman’s University, where she later received her Master’s Degree in Health Studies.  She and her husband, Doyle, started dating in high school and have one daughter, Angela.  Her hobbies usually revolve around being outdoors, and include working in her yard, kayaking and birdwatching!

Elisa has such a gentle spirit.  You will feel at ease in her dental chair and you can be assured she will provide you with the best care.

Chelsea Nadarajah, Dental Assistant


Chelsea grew up in Arlington area for most of her childhood before moving to Mansfield, TX. Getting braces is what led her to appreciate teeth the way she does today! Chelsea has been dental assisting for over 2 years now and has loved every day of it. Seeing the smiles on a patients face is what makes her love this career. When Chelsea is not at work, she is spending free time with her family or discovering new movies and adventures.



Bio coming soon!

Mandy Hatch, Dental Hygienist


Mandy has lived in or near Keene, Tx since she was 9. Mandy graduated from Dental Hygiene Program at Tarrant County College in 2010. She loves being able to help patients feel confident in their smiles! When Mandy is not at work she loves reading a good book, crocheting, and being with her 3 beautiful children and wonderful husband Zach.

Linda Hernandez, Receptionist


Linda is a local girl who grew up in Arlington and then moved to Mansfield in 2005 where she still resides. Linda has a 5 year old daughter Naiyah that is her greatest accomplishment. Linda recently graduated dental assisting school and loves everything that dentistry has to offer. When Linda is not working she is usually hanging out with her daughter, watching movies, or hanging out with her friends and family. She also enjoys cooking which is pretty therapeutic.

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Marvin is the Director of Human Resources at Lifeway Dental. He has a masters in Social Work with an emphasis in trauma and emergency management from Southern Adventist University. He has experience working with vulnerable communities by providing them with support and resources. Marvin is passionate about advocacy and working alongside one’s community to bring together unity.

Schedule Your Appointment Today

Are you ready to schedule? Call our dentist office today at (817) 587-8888 in Alvarado, TX. We serve families from across Venus, Alvarado, Maypearl, Briar Oaks, and neighboring communities. Reserve your consultation with one of our highly skilled dentists today and allow us to create your beautiful smile.