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8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
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Background & Education
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 from the University of Texas Health Science Center Dental School Implant Preceptorship Course.
While she finished up her dental hygiene degree in San Antonio she earned the Outstanding Clinician Award, awarded to students who have excelled during dental hygiene school. Nydia is certified in Pit and Fissure Sealant Application and has met all the requirements set forth in State Board of Dental Examiners Rule 115.2(2) and is authorized to monitor the admission of Nitrous oxide/oxygen inhalation conscious sedation. She is also CPR certified from the American Heart Association.
Nydia enjoys hobbies such as scuba diving, traveling, and spending time with her husband and children.
Nydia and her husband, Bob Weathers, are very active with the Washington Birthday Celebration Association. She presently serves as an active member of the WBCA Board of Directors and on the Board of the Society of Martha Washington.