All our professionals at Sterling Dental Center maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Dr. Joe earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1997. He earned his BS in Computer Science from Texas A&M University in 1990. Joe has been married to his wife Nancy for over 20 years and they have four sons that he likes to coach. After graduating from Texas A&M, Dr. Joe worked in the technology industry. He enjoyed working with computers, but missed interacting with people. In 1993, Dr. Joe decided to attend dental school where he graduated with honors. Dr. Joe and his late father, Dr. George Roland, began Sterling Dental Center in 1997. As a dentist, Dr. Joe enjoys assisting his patients with their dental needs and heath. He has pride in his work when he sees the happy smiles of his patients after treatment. Dr. Joe has kept Irving smiling at Sterling Dental Center since 1997.
General Manager, Karla Olds
Karla graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry, Caruth, as a licensed dental hygienist. She practiced dental hygiene for 22 years and has served as general manager of Sterling Dental Center for 16 years. Her knowledge of dentistry as well as her administrative role serves the practice well.
Licensed Dental Hygienist, Kay Lucas
Kay graduated from Tarrant County’s dental hygiene program in 1972. She has worked for Sterling since 2004 and provides highly skilled hygiene treatment to Sterling’s patients. She has a compassionate and dedicated personality.
Treatment Coordinator, Elvia Valle
Elvia has served as treatment coordinator for Sterling since 2004. Her ability to deliver treatment plans to patients with sensitivity to their needs is unsurpassed. She capably coordinates payment options and works diligently with patients who have insurance coverage to explain and maximize their coverage.
Insurance Coordinator, Ana Baez
Ana handles all patient insurance claims, coordinating the patient’s employer plan with treatment provided in the office. She is available to explain coverage when a patient is uncertain about coverage details.
Administrative Front Desk
Sterling has three receptionists who have multiple years of experience with Sterling. They schedule appointments, deal directly with patients upon arriving and leaving the office and confirm appointments.
Certified Dental Assistants
Sterling has 5 certified dental assistants, two of which have been with the office in excess of 16 years. Their level of accomplishment and dedication is certainly a strong point.
In house Dental Lab
Our lab has two lab technicians, one of which has 45 years’ experience, 10 years of that with Sterling. Having these two technicians located within our building gives us the opportunity to fabricated dentures and partials and coordinates directly with our dentists.
One of our greatest points of pride centers around our staff. Their dedication, skill and tenure with our office is a great testimony to our high level of patient care.