We have an awesome team!
At Buffalo Creek Dental much of our strength lies in a strong commitment to teamwork. From the first phone call you will feel the energy. Our team is well-trained and passionate about all scopes of dentistry and patient care. As you read the bios, you will discover many of our team members have been with the office for a long time. As a result, you will find consistency in the philosophies of our dentist and the entire staff. We treat our patients the same way we would like to be treated, and we strive to improve everyone’s oral and overall health through comprehensive, preventive, and educational resources.
Together, we are a TEAM.
Dr. Singleton was born and raised in Waxahachie, Texas. After graduating from Waxahachie High School, she received her bachelors degree as Class of '96 from Texas A&M University and then her DDS from Baylor College of Dentistry in 2000. Following a general practice residency at the VA Hospital in Dallas, Dr. Singleton opened her practice in Waxahachie, October 2001. Dr. Singleton loves being a dentist and feels
blessed to have a job she looks forward to every morning. She is proud to be living in Waxahachie, serving the community she will always call home.
Dr. Singleton is married to Mark, also a Waxahachie native. Together they have a son Meson and twin daughters Mallory and Shelby. They are an active family boating, hunting, skiing and traveling.
Dr. Singleton is dedicated to her early morning runs where she enjoys some of her best thinking, and swears it is her daily dose of therapy!
Dr. Brooke Loftis Elmore was also born and raised in Waxahachie. After graduating from High School in ‘99, she attended the University of Oklahoma and completed her undergraduate degree in Zoology (BS) before heading to Dental School in San Antonio where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) in 2007. She then completed a two-year General Practice Residency at the Medical College of Georgia where she learned the surgical aspects of dentistry. Dr. Elmore taught for a few years in Georgia before she married her husband, Kennon, and they moved back to Texas in 2012 where she has practiced in Temple for the past seven years. They have two boys, Loftis and Kennedy, and two more on the way. She and Kennon will welcome their twin boys, Calvin and Conner, in February 2019.
Dr. Elmore is elated to return to her hometown and provide dental care to a community she loves. She and her husband are ready to put their roots down in Waxahachie and raise their family here. As a general dentist providing oral surgery, implant dentistry and sedation, she brings a new element to our practice and looks forward to expanding services to our patients.
Dr. Elmore enjoys doing anything outdoors, traveling, cooking, cheering on Big 12 and SEC football, but most of all, she loves spending time with her family and friends. She cannot wait to meet you and looks forward to joining Buffalo Creek Dental in April 2019!
In 2017, our team was blessed to add Melinda's 30 years of dental hygiene experience. She loves what she does and it shows!
Her interaction with patients is one of her best traits, as she partners with them in achieving health. "Sweet, southern charm" is our perfect description for Melinda.
Melinda and her husband Mark have one daughter and one granddaughter.
Together, they enjoy travel, shopping, and good music.
At BCDental, Melinda shines. Even when wearing scrubs, she adds "bling" to brighten the day!
Michelle has been a hygienist on our team since June 2010. She loves working with people and is passionate about helping patients achieve oral health.
On the BCD Team, Michelle's strength is her unique ability to nurture trusting relationships with her patients and our staff.
Michelle is married to her high school sweetheart Mikey, and they are busy raising two sons and a daughter. When she can, Michelle sneaks free-time for reading and gardening. You might even ask her about growing loofahs?!?
Hannah joined our team in 2017. She is compassionate and always happy to help. Hannah's kindness is evident in her interactions with staff and patients.
As a local girl, native to Ennis Tx, friends and family are very important to Hannah. She and her husband Seth enjoy travelling and outdoor sports.
At Buffalo Creek Dental we adore Hannah's soft, sweet nature, and we know you will as well.
Theresa has worked occasional Fridays with our practice since 2009 until she became a permanent Friday fixture in 2016! Theresa takes great pride in working side by side with her patients to achieve optimum oral health.
In her free time, she enjoys Texas red dirt country music, concerts and camping. Theresa is always laughing and smiling. She has two grown daughters and three grandchildren.
Heather truly enjoys what she does, working along side her sister.
She has been a strong part of our team since it's beginning in 2001.
Heather and Dr. Singleton are the office's "Dynamic Duo."
You can't help but feel the energy and fun.
Heather and her husband Judd have two daughters and a spoiled Maltese.
She is very involved in her church, healthy cooking and food prepping.
Heather enjoys going to yard sales to find pieces of furniture to refurbish and re purpose.
Connie is the cheery voice you hear when you call our office. Her devotion to our patients is clear in everything she does, and her laugh is oh, so contagious!
Connie has been with our practice since 2002. She enjoys developing relationships with patient families and has a natural ability to make everyone feel important.
In her home life, Connie is always busy with her daughter and son. You can find her at their sporting activities or socializing with friends and family.
Connie has a great personality and has never met a stranger!
Brooksie brought over 20 years of dental experience when she joined our team in 2018.
She is a people person. Her positive, can-do attitude and friendly personality is refreshing . Whether she is helping in our clinical area or at the front desk, you will notice she is fully engaged and loves helping others and making them feel comfortable.
Brooksie enjoys photography, crafting and thrift stores. She is always on the hunt for good coffee and hot salsa!
She enjoys hitting the open road and camping in her vintage trailer.
She and her husband Brent have two grown daughters, one grandson.
In 2018, Buffalo Creek Dental was blessed to add Beth to our team. She has many years of experience in the dental field working both the business and clinical sides!
Beth's expertise and knowledge in the ever-changing field of dental insurance makes her a vital asset to our staff and patients. She is here to assist you by explaining your insurance benefits and claims processing. Her dedication and work ethic is surpassed only by her sense of humor!
Beth and her husband have one son. She enjoys reading, yoga and playing golf. But don't let these quiet hobbies fool you, Beth has a passion for fast cars too!