Meet the Doctors & staff at our
lamar park location
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
Chad Allen, DDS-Prosthodontist
Dr. Chad Allen has come back to his home town to serve the coastal bend. Being a third generation dentist, Dr. Allen has been well pedigreed to blend science, artistry, and personal touch into your dental care. After completing his dental schooling at Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Dr. Allen was selected to the specialty program for prosthodontics. During the next three years, he treated patients with highly complex needs, defended his master’s thesis pertaining to the TMJ, and obtained his certificate in the specialty of prosthodontics. Dr. Allen was fortunate enough to learn from an international array of specialist including time spent in Switzerland at dental schools in Bern and Geneva . He brings a different perspective to dentistry in Corpus Christi. Dr. Allen also uses his knowledge and skill for a greater good through local volunteer dentistry and dental missions in Mexico. Schedule your first meeting with Dr. Chad Allen to see that you can place your trust with us.
Alex Vial-Nadeau, DMD
Dr. Alex Vial-Nadeau graduated from dentistry in 1998 and went on to do a 2-year multidisciplinary residency program in a hospital setting. Dr. Alex had his own practice for 6 years and once he became a father he decided to just concentrate on dentistry alone and not have to deal with administration work. He has worked in Quebec for 2 years then in the Northwest Territories for 10 years and the last 3 years has worked in Texas. Dr. Alex feels fortunate to do work that he enjoys doing and is simple, easygoing and straightforward. If you want to be enabled with the knowledge to make an informed decision about your oral health, he would love to help you. Dr. Alex feels truly happy to be a part of such a nice group of people and is glad to be able to practice in a group environment at this stage in his practice.
Lindsey Cody – Registered Dental Assistant
Lindsey was born in Corpus Christi. She graduated from Del Mar College in 2012 as a Dental Assistant and has been working for Dr. Allen for over 5 years. Lindsey enjoys making patients feel comfortable by focusing on ones individual needs with patience while serving as a friendly face in Dr Allen’s office. Lindsey enjoys spending time with her fiance and their three dogs, Dexter, Kaida and Sadie.
Cecilia Hinojosa – Registered Dental Hygienist
Cecilia was born in Montemorelos, NL Mexico. She earned her Associate Degree in Applied Science at Del Mar College in 1994. Cecilia has been working for Dr. Allen for 8 years and has 25 years of experience in the dental field. She enjoys building relationships with people, providing them with the best dental care and being pleased with the difference in patients smiles and oral health. Cecilia is married and blessed with three wonderful children, Tomas, Itzak and Zuleyka and she loves spending time with family.
Patti Ballesteros – Insurance & Billing Coordinator
Patti was born and raised in Corpus Christi. She started her dental career in 1992 as a front desk receptionist. She has been working with Dr. Allen for 6 years as a collection and insurance coordinator. She loves spending time with her husband of 36 years and adores her beautiful granddaughter Sarah.