dental hygiene

Carla D. Crawford, RDH, B.A.

Carla D. Crawford, RDH, B.A.

    Carla Denise Crawford is a native Texan.  She graduated early from Nixon High School in 1998 with honors at the age of 16.  While in high school, she was enrolled in the Vidal M. Trevino School of Fine Arts for dance.  She received an Associate in Science from Laredo Community College in 2000.  In 2002, she graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with honors.

    After graduating, she worked as an Administrative Associate for UT Austin then transferred to UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.  In 2007, she attended Del Mar College in Corpus Christi and received her Associate in Applied Science for Dental Hygiene in 2009.

Nydia S. Weathers, RDH, B.S.

Nydia S. Weathers, RDH, B.S.

    Nydia Sanchez Weathers was born and raised in Laredo.  She attended and graduated from United High School.  She attended the University of Texas at San Antonio and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 1990.  Nydia continued her studies at the University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Dental Hygiene and graduated with honors in 1994.  Nydia has been practicing as a Registered Dental Hygienist for Gentle Family Dentistry of Laredo for 20 years now.

    Nydia has developed an interest in dental hygiene and how it relates to dental implants.  She is a certified dental hygienist for implants.  She received her certification during the University of Texas Health Science Center Dental School Implant Preceptorship Course.