Angela D. Burns, DDS
Dr. Angela Burns moved to Austin 4 years ago and instantly fell in love with our beautiful city. Dr. Burns is originally from the Texarkana area. She attended Texas A&M for her undergraduate degree and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center for her degree in dental surgery (DDS). Dr. Burns is committed to providing her patients with gentle, technologically advanced dental treatment. She attends an average of 60 hours of continuing education every year. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, and the Capital Area Dental Society. Dr. Burns and her husband, Gary, have a 7 year old daughter, Sydney, who is a proud first grader at Eanes Elementary. She is also very involved in the Eanes PTO, her church, and loves raising her family in the Westlake community.
When she is not practicing dentistry, Dr. Burns enjoys traveling, hiking the greenbelt, enjoying Austin’s music scene, and eating Amy’s Ice Cream.
Muhammad Haris, DDS
Dr. Muhammad Haris was raised in Orlando, Florida. He attended University High School then earned his Bachelor of Dental surgery internationally.
He received his Masters of Science (MS) in Oral Biology and Certificate in Periodontics from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. He is a diplomat of the American Academy of Periodontology and an active member of the American Dental Association.
Dr. Haris has been a board certified periodontists since 2013 and often provides continuing educational seminars to area dentists and hygienist on current topics in periodontal disease treatment and tooth replacement with dental implants.
He is married and has two very energetic, adorable sons and He enjoys spending time with his family, winning at golf, holding his own at tennis and shredding the ski slopes. He is an active fellow and frequently travels the country with his family.
Rishonda — Front Office
Rishonda joined our team in 2001 and has worked in all areas of the office. She is the head honcho and all around one of the sweetest people you will ever meet.
I enjoy providing our patients with my clinical knowledge and helping them best utilize their dental insurance and benefits. I want all of our patients to feel like they are a member of our family. That is our mission.
When not making sure everything is running smoothly at work she is having fun with her two kids, Tra and Terry and their new puppy, Ten.
Tra — Front Office
Tra loves visiting with the patients and making sure everyone’s needs are being taken care of. She is the smiling voice you hear when scheduling your appointment and she will bend over backwards to accommodate our patient’s needs.
Shirley — Registered Dental Hygienist
“I love my job!” Shirley has been practicing dental hygiene for 27 years. Technology and treatment modalities are always improving and oral health plays an integral role in your overall health.
One size does not fit all. I pride myself on basing all treatment on a case by case basis. Trust me people don’t care how much you know until you show them how much you care. We do that here! My favorite part of my job is to see patients get excited about their dental health.
Shirley loves spending time with her husband and kids and listening to Stevie Ray Vaughn.
Ginger — Registered Dental Hygienist
Educating people on how to best take care of their mouth is so important. I enjoy visiting with my patients and helping them maintain their beautiful smiles.
Ginger has been a hygienist for 8 years and has worked with Dr. Burns for several years. She is a licensed member of the Academy of Laser Dentistry and takes several continuing education courses a year to maintain the latest knowledge in dental health.
Ginger has two adorable kidos and enjoys aerial hoop yoga and listening to her husbands band.
Misty — Dental Assistant
Misty has been with the practice since 2007 as lead dental assistant to Dr. Baker and now Dr. Burns. She is a cornerstone in our family. She is always smiling and friendly and will do anything to brighten someone’s day.
I love our patients and I want their experience to be a great one. My favorite part of any visit is when I see a patient’s bright smile.
When not being “Superwoman” at the office you can find her enjoying the outdoors with her dog Hippie.