Meet Our Team
We work as a team to provide the best possible experience in dental healthcare.
Margaret has worked in variety of job roles in dentistry for the past 12 years and found her niche as a front office team member. Margaret wants patients to feel welcome and builds long last relationships by being humble. She enjoys spending time with her two sons and going on road trips.
Tina enjoys all aspects of her job, from welcoming the patients to being their advocate with the insurance to making sure they get the most out of their benefits. Tina has been with Dallas Dental Group for over 27 years and treats all patients as family. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and see her grandson grow up. She also enjoys gardening, watching sunrise/sunset and antiquing.
Marianne has worked as a dental hygienist with Dr. Rankin for 23 years. She graduated from the University of Michigan with a BS in dental hygiene, and has been cleaning teeth for fun and profit for 40 years. She takes pride in caring for patients with the highest quality treatment.
When she is not serving her patients, Marianne enjoys being active in her church and active in family life. She and her husband John have two grown daughters, and five lively grandchildren. Marianne and John are planning a 40th anniversary trip this year.
Susie is a dental hygienist who truly cares about her patient's well being. Following the completion of her BS degree, she has been with this practice for 21 years. She serves on the Dental Hygiene Advisory Board at her Alma mater, Texas A&M/Baylor College of Dentistry. Susie particularly enjoys helping nervous (or anxious) new patients and young children feel comfortable during their hygiene appointments, then building a long-term patients relationship with them.Away from office, Susie loves to cook, camp/hike, play bridge, attend family gatherings on Nantucket Island, and go to any performance in the Arts District. Her very best time is spent with her three daughters and eight grand children.
Megan has been with Dallas Dental Group since 2017. Originally from Iowa, she likes to educate her patients on how to improve their oral health. She has been a hygienist for 6 years and loves getting to know her patients. In her free time, she likes to travel, go to movies and spend time with her family.
Penny has over 34 years of experience and has been with Dallas Dental Group for 29 years. She uses her experience to help patients get a healthier smile on a daily basis. She enjoys being a grandmother and going to the lake.
Marie is a registered dental assistant at Dallas Dental Group and she joined the team in the Fall of 2020.
Marie has been working in Dentistry since 2006 and enjoys helping her patients feel comfortable and genuinely cared for.
When Marie is not working she loves to make crafts. Prior to entering the dental field she went to school and became a nail technician.
Rosario is a registered dental assistant at Dallas Dental Group. She has been with the practice since the Summer of 2020 when she started her career in dentistry. Rosario is certified as an RDA, and can do sealants and ACLS, all of which help make her a great dental assistant.
Rosaria’s favorite part of her role is communicating with her patients. She enjoys talking with patients about their oral health and keeping them informed about hygiene.
When she is not working, Rosaria enjoys doing crafts. She has been married since 2016 and has a young daughter that she enjoys spending time with!
Joyce is proud to work as a sterilization tech here at Dallas Dental Group. Joyce is new to dentistry and a recent graduate of Rice University. As a pre-dental student, Joyce learned the value in understanding proper sterilization techniques for the safety and health of our patients. She enjoys being a part of bettering our overall health through dental care. In her free time, Joyce loves traveling with friends and family.
Areea is proud to work as a sterilization tech here at Dallas Dental Group. He is new to dentistry and a recent graduate of Baylor University, majoring in health and science studies. While in school, Areea learned to appreciate the behind the scenes of dentistry and what it takes to keep a practice running. He looks forward to learning new things everyday in this ever-evolving industry. In his free time, Areea enjoys working out and cooking.