Meet the Team

aleetaAleeta is Bellaire Family Orthodontics’ Appointment Coordinator Extraordinaire. Aleeta is the friendly voice that is always willing to help above and beyond the call of duty. She is a native New Orleanian and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Biology from Xavier University of Louisiana. She has been an expanded duty Certified Dental Assistant in the State of Louisiana since 1997, and she is also certified in radiology and CPR. Aleeta’s hobbies include learning, singing, dancing, painting, and baking. Aleeta will tell you her motto is, “Adversity causes some men to break … others to break records.” She encourages everyone to break records, and she looks forward to being the friendly voice on the other end of your telephone call and scheduling your appointments, because she will go “the extra mile for your smile.”

francineFrancine is Bellaire Family Orthodontics Lead Clinical Assistant. She has been on the BFO team since 2003. Francine has been in orthodontics since 1990, and she has a vast knowledge of orthodontics. She is always happy to answer questions, and she always puts our patients at ease. Francine has two beautiful children, Matthew & Makena; they are the light of her life. Francine’s hobbies are her children and Bellaire Family Orthodontcs. Who has time for hobbies? So, it is really great she enjoys what she does.
almaAlma is a Clinical Assistant for Bellaire Family Orthodontics. She graduated from high school in 2001, and attended Kingwood College where she received her Dental Assistant Certification in 2003. She is a registered Dental Assistant in the State of Texas.

Alma has 9 years of experience in Orthodontics. She chose Orthodontics because she loves helping patients transform their smiles into the smiles of their dreams. Alma feels she has chosen the most exciting field of dentistry.

Alma has been married for over 7 years and she and her husband have a wonderful son, Gabriel. Alma comes from a large family and she has two brothers and two sisters. She enjoys spending time with her family, going to the park and watching her son ride his bike.

Alma is a very pleasant addition to the BFO Team and she has a lot to offer. Our patients love her and she is very knowledgeable about orthodontics. Just ask her!

shaneeShanee is Bellaire Family Orthodontics Sterilization Assistant and she assists our Orthodontic Assistants and Doctors. This is a very important role at BFO, because we want our patients to have the cleanest most sterile instruments possible. Shanee also helps our office keep everything moving in the clinical area. We see many patients everyday and we want to be on time

Shanee was born in Houston and moved to Mansfield, Ohio when she was young, but she could not wait to get back to Texas. Shanee graduated from James E Taylor High School in Katy Texas and attended Blinn College in College Station Texas.

Shanee enjoys spending time with her fun-loving family and friends. She loves working at BFO and she has been picking up a few tips from our talented guitar-playing Doctor, Dr. Wadler. You cannot miss Shanee’s pretty smile as you see her bustling around the office keeping everything in line.