Welcome to Smart Mouth in Denison, TX
“Dr. Hill and his staff are great! I left today with peace of mind knowing my girls were in good hands.”
– Mallori and Miranda’s Mom
“Love how Tracy always asks how things are going before starting treatment. She cares!!”
“It is a great pleasure to come to an office where everyone is so nice from the start to end. FANTASTIC!”
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Dr. Benjamin Hill
Doctor Benjamin Hill graduated from the prestigious dental program at the University of Southern California. Dr. Hill offers years of dental experience and the latest in dental technology to provide you personalized service that gives you and your family beautiful smiles.
Dr. Hill and his wife, Dori, have 4 wonderful daughters. His father is a recently retired dentist, and Dr. Hill’s wife has many relatives who are dentists. He has always wanted to “do dentistry” and enjoys meeting new patients and helping them feel healthier and more confident in maintaining a healthy smile. Dr. Hill also enjoys playing guitar, coaching his daughters’ soccer team, and participating in church activities.
Dr. Michael Evans
Doctor Michael Evans grew up in southern California and graduated from dental school at the University of Southern California. He has dentistry in his blood with a grandfather, two uncles, and a brother-in-law (Dr. Hill) who are dentists. Dr. Evans chose to become a dentist because he loves to work with people and wanted to be able to provide a valuable service to the people in his community.
After high school, Dr. Evans served a mission for his church in the Dominican Republic for two years. While there, he was able to serve the people and learned to speak Spanish. He is a cancer survivor who went through chemotherapy and radiation therapy before starting dental school, and feels deeply for others going through similar situations.
Dr. Evans loves spending time with his family. He and his wife, Jenae, have a four-year-old daughter, a two-year-old son, and have recently welcomed their third beautiful child, Alice, into the Smart Mouth family.
Dr. C.M. Beatty
Dr. C.M. Beatty comes to Smart Mouth with 49 years of experience, including owning his own practice for about 46 years. Dr. Beatty has been married to his lovely wife Margaret for 55 years. They have 2 children and 2 grandchildren. He enjoys playing golf, fly fishing, and soccer. Dr. Beatty loves spending time getting to know each of his patients.
Lauren Bowles, Office Manager
Lauren has worked in the dental field for three years. She enjoys yoga and spending time with her 5-year old daughter. Lauren has a contagious smile and is always positive!
Elly Esmaili-Doki, Lead Hygienist
Elly has been working as a hygienist with Smart Mouth since November 2012. She has been a hygienist for over 10 years, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in May 2004 from Texas A & M Health Science Center, Baylor College of Dentistry. Elly is passionate about periodontal disease prevention and helping her patients reach optimum oral health.
Outside of work, Elly loves spending time with family and friends. She also enjoys the outdoors, reading, volunteering, trying new restaurants and traveling.
Tracy Rater, Hygienist
Tracy has been working as a dental hygienist for over 25 years! She graduated from Baylor of College of Dentistry in 1986. Tracy has been married for 27 years, has 2 wonderful children, and 1 granddaughter. She enjoys time with family and friends, as well as church activities.
Darah Stephens, Hygienist
Darah joined Smart Mouth in January 2014. She has been a hygienist for 10 years and enjoys teaching and working with her patients to gain optimal oral health. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Arts and Science and an Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene. When she’s not working, she is doing her first job – being a mom to her son Camden and a wife to her husband Chris.
Juanita Peck, Lead Assistant
Juanita jointed Smart Mouth in 2013 as a dental assistant. She is very caring and understanding with patients. Juanita also speaks Spanish. She has 3 wonderful children and loves spending time with them. Juanita is very passionate about soccer and running.
Laura Prieto, Assistant
Laura enjoys playing sports, especially softball. She has added so much to our Smart Mouth Family! We love her upbeat attitude and how much she enjoys taking care of patients.
Stacey Beck, Assistant
Stacey Beck graduated from Grayson College for Dental Assisting. She enjoys being outside with her family, camping, fishing, taking care of her herd of animals, and loves to grill out on the BBQ. We are so excited to have her as part of our family!
Keri Lowry, Hygienist
Keri has been a hygienist for 11 years. She grew up in Denison and lives with her husband, David and her children Shanley and Jaxon in Pottsboro. Keri has a passion for cooking and all things outdoors! She also loves NASCAR!