2907 Duval Street
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 472-5633
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Nancy - Registered Dental Hygenist
Nancy has been in the dental field for over 25 years and has worked for Dr. Lessner since 1997. She provides our patients with superior preventive care, and is an expert in periodontal therapy. Nancy is dedicated to her patients' overall health. Nancy is always continuing to expand her dental hygiene knowledge. She is a graduate of Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas for her Associate in Applied Science degree, has both a bachelors and masters degrees in health care administration and is currently working on her PhD in Health care policy. She has 2 children. Nancy also has a passion for helping homeless and abused animals.
Dot - Registered Dental Hygenist
Dot has been in the dental field for over 25 years, 1st working as an RDA for 14 years before returning to school and obtaining her RDH in '94. Dot is an active member of the American Dental Hygiene Assoc. and served as its trustee for several years. She is active in volunteering in Community Ed Service in the public school system in Austin. Dot and her husband have 2 children. Dot enjoys Yoga and traveling.
Teshara - Registered Dental Assistant
Teshara has been a Dental Assistant since 2006 and she began working at Central Austin Dental that same year. Teshara is originally from beautiful southwest Texas and enjoys anything outdoors. She is extremely knowledgeable about all the dental procedures at our office and always goes above and beyond what is expected of her to make patients feel comfortable in the dental chair.
Amanda - Registered Dental Assistant
Amanda has been working at Central Austin Dental as a Dental Assistant since 2010. She loves working with people and helping them have the best smile they can. Amanda plans to return to school in the near future to continue her studies in nursing. Outside the office, Amanda enjoys fishing and going to the beach.
Clara - Registered Dental Assistant
Chas also been a Dental Assistant with our practice since 2010. She loves to help people and provide great care in dentistry.  She's been in Austin over 18 years and  When she's not at work, Clara enjoys gardening and being outdoors with her kids.
Jessica - Registered Dental Assistant
Jessica began her Dental Assisting career in Corpus Christi, Texas, and recently moved to Austin to join our practice.  Jessica enjoys being a Dental Assistant because it's a different challenge every day and she's always learning something new. Jessica is a Mom and enjoys hanging out with her kids when not working at Central Austin Dental.
Jo Ellen - Office Manager
Jo Ellen has been managing our practice since 1996. She calls herself the “resident perfectionist”, so you can be sure you will be in good (and organized!) hands. JoEllen is the person that can help you with insurance questions, questions regarding your bill, or anything else you may need. Originally, she is from New Orleans and began her career in the dental field in 1991. Away from the office, JoEllen enjoys exploring the small towns of Texas, taking cruises with her husband and playing with her grand baby! She also likes gardening, decorating her home and spending time with family and friends.
Connie - Treatment Coordinator
Connie began working for Dr. Lessner in 2006 and has been working in the dental field since 2000. Patients appreciate Connie's attention to detail as she helps them maximize their insurance benefits. She is a judicious advocate and a skilled treatment coordinator, helping patients navigate through the ever-changing field of dental insurance. Connie loves to travel and go to the movies. She has 3 children that she enjoys spending time with along with her 2 dogs.
Cari - Patient Account Coordinator
Cari joined Central Austin Dental in 2008. She is one of the first friendly faces you will see as you enter the office. Cari is extremely helpful with insurance and is committed to serving all your scheduling needs. Her gentle nature and positive disposition will certainly make you at ease. When not at work, Cari enjoys taking her kids to Zilker Park, reading, and horse back riding.