Richard Morgan, DDS
Dentist in Lubbock, TX
All our professionals at Richard D Morgan, DDS maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay current with the latest trends in dentistry.
Dr. Richard Morgan
Dr. Richard Morgan was born in Bay City, Texas in the Texas gulf coast region. After finishing his pre-dental curriculum at Sam Houston State University, he got his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston. After serving in the U.S. Army Dental Corps and a tour in South Vietnam, Dr. Morgan opened his practice of cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry in Lubbock.
The services offered in his practice include tooth colored fillings, metal free crowns and inlays, endodontics, bridges, implants, dentures, periodontal therapy, extractions, as well as routine preventive dental hygiene for all ages. Nitrous oxide conscious sedation is also available.
The Morgan family includes five children and five grandchildren. Dr. Morgan and his wife Pam have been married for 31 years. Pam grew up in Dallas and later attended Texas Tech University. The Morgans attend ST. Paul's Episcopal Church.
In his spare time, Dr. Morgan enjoys spending time with his family, golf, jogging, and college football.
Christina Oaks - Office Manager
Originally from North Carolina, Christina has been calling West Texas her home for five years now. She brings over 15 years of administrative experience in Office Management, Human Resources, and Accounting to our office.
As our liaison to dental treatment and patient care, she assists in explaining and reviewing treatment navigation and finances. Christina loves to find ways to help people smile and is happy to answer your questions, help resolve concerns and make your visits positive.
In her spare time, she enjoys working out, cooking new recipes, traveling and spending time with her two children, family and friends.
Micah Smith - Registered Dental Hygienist
Micah was born and raised in West Texas and loves her community and life in Lubbock, TX.
She has been a Dental Hygienist since 2011. Being a hygienist is more than a career, it is a passion. She takes pride in her work at the office and understands that educating her patients to help them achieve oral health is vital.
Outside of the office, Micah enjoys working out, values her family and friends, and treasures being a mother to her daughter, Bradlie.
Katie Hair- Registered Dental Assistant
Katie joined our team in October 2015. With her expansive training from Kaplan College she strives to make the patient comfortable and offer the best patient care possible.
“The most satisfying aspect of being a dental assistant is brightening that patient’s day and getting to know each one of them”
Katie’s favorite pastimes are reading, traveling, and all things outdoors. When it comes to family, they’re her number one priority. She loves spending time with her nieces, and nephews and most Importantly her parents.
Andrea Silva - Registered Dental Assistant
Andrea who was originally from Brownfield attended Kaplan College and graduated as a dental assistant. She joined our team in April 2016 after her externship which took place here in our office.
“I always envisioned myself in a private practice, I’m very fortunate to have become a part of the team. When you truly love what you do your job isn’t just job but a calling.”
“The relationships we form as a team and most importantly with our patients, make my job so rewarding.”
Andrea loves attending Texas Tech baseball games with her family, fishing, golfing, and catching up on The Real Housewives. Above all spending time with her family, and chasing after her two children fill up Andrea’s time and heart.
Tyana "Ty" Burts - Registered Dental Assistant
Tyana is originally from San Jose and has been with our team since August 2018.
She attended Virginia College where she began her dental career.
Tyana enjoys spending quality time with her son and in her spare time takes pleasure in photography. She loves connecting with each patient and getting to know them individually.