Our Team

Awilda Ramos, Dental Hygienist


  Awilda has been a registered dental hygienist for over 29 years. She graduated from the dental hygiene program at the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus in 1986.  Awilda has a passion for taking care of patients and going the extra mile to keep you routinely coming back and sending all your friends. Awilda currently lives in Flower Mound with her husband and son.  Her free time is spent traveling and watching action movies with the family.  

Kylie Norris, Dental Hygienist


Kylie has been in dentistry for nearly a decade and she joined our team in 2016 after graduating Cum Laude with her Bachelor’s degree from Western Kentucky University’s dental hygiene program. She grew up in Flower Mound where she now resides with her husband and two children. She enjoys reading, spending time with her family, and vacationing at the beach. Kylie loves what she does and has a gentle touch. She will make you feel at ease and connected while she cares for your teeth.

Yvonne Tillery, Lead Front Office


Have questions about where to start? Can't figure out that tricky insurance? Look no further, Yvonne is your one stop shop for all your dental needs. She grew up in Mannheim, Germany, and moved to Texas in 2014 where she became a patient at Common Roots and a team member the following year. Together with her four-year-old daughter, dog, and cat she lives in Lewisville and she likes to bake, swim, and read. Yvonne loves helping you to best understand the treatment process and your insurance benefits.  She will help you schedule an appointment, verify your insurance benefits, and aide in any financing options to help you get the care you need today without waiting.

Carolyn Embree, Lead RDA


 Carolyn has been a registered dental assistant in the profession for over 40 years.  Her vast experience in dentistry makes her an invaluable resource for our patients care.  Carolyn will make you feel comfortable and at ease during your visit; she has even been known to hold your hand.  Carolyn has two daughters and five grandchildren.  In addition to having quality time with her family, she also enjoys baking, water sports, and traveling. 

Reggie Laxamana, RDA


 Reggie was born in Bergenfield, New Jersey and moved to Texas as soon as he could. One day in 2015 while looking through a Hot Jobs magazine his interest in the dental field was ignited. He pursued training and graduated from the Dallas Dental Assistant School in Uptown Dallas in April of 2016. Now with a formal training and over 2 years of experience he has found his calling in the dental field and home at Common Roots Family Dental. Reggie uses his mastery of clinical skills as a Registered Dental assistant to help make all our patients visits go smoothly and in a timely manner. He enjoys riding motorcycles and playing guitar. Together with his great connection skills and a can-do attitude, Reggie loves working chair side and seeing your teeth transform to their true potential.

Yuki Vargas, RDA


Yuki loves making you feel comfortable while getting you to laugh at every opportunity. Her ability to take away your fears and anxiety is an incredible talent. She has lived in the DFW since 1998 and loves learning more about the Lewisville area. Yuki earned an Associates degree in Science for Dental Laboratory Technology and holds 11 years  experience as a Lab Tech and over 2 years as a Registered Dental Assistant. She enjoys cooking for family, friends and spending time with her daughter.  She aims to provide the best care for each one of her patients and wants you to be confident and happy with your smile! Ask her about how quickly she can perform a full scan of your mouth with the iTero. She'll knock your socks off!   

Mary Schoppaul, Front Office


Feeling a little down and worried about going to the dentist? Mary is the one that will brighten up your day! She shows genuine love for everyone and has been working in the dental field for over 30 years. Having lived in Lewisville for over 40 years, she has become an intricate part of the community together with her husband, three grown daughters and 8 grandchildren. Mary enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach and being outside. Her goal is to make you feel comfortable and enjoy your dental experience. She believes the atmosphere of the office can set the tone for a great dental visit. Mary is proud to be a part of the Common Roots Dental Family.

Carolin Morales , Dental Hygienist


Carolin is a do it all kind of hygienist with her warm smile and gentle touch. She has lived in Denton since 1999 and attended Texas Woman’s University where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene and a Master’s in Business Administration focusing in Health. She credits her interest in the dental hygiene field based on her happy dental experiences as a child and wants to create those same great memories for you and your family. Carolin has been practicing and caring for patients since 2004 and strongly believes that you should be treated in a calm, positive, and caring atmosphere where comfort and well-being are priority. Thus, she is happy to be a part of Common Roots family Dental. Not only will she strive to provide the best dental care possible, but she will always have your best interest at heart.

Lisa Wyatt, Dental Hygienist


Lisa has been a dental hygienist for 8 years. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas Woman’s University in 2010. She and her dog, Minnie, live in the tiny town of Whitesboro, Texas  and she likes traveling, attending concerts, and having fun with her family and friends. Lisa can't wait to get to know you, and make you feel comfortable in the dental chair. She is our newest team member and helps out on Fridays.  

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Common Roots Family Dental

420 East Round Grove Road, Suite 640, Lewisville, Texas 75067, United States

(972) 436-4556




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