Adrienne Bryant – Hygienist
Adrienne received her Associates of Applied Sciences
from TCC in 1984. She has worked in this office since
2001, first for Dr. Brady Rusk and now for Dr. Dan Mertz.
Adrienne is married with 3 grown children. She enjoys
quilting, taking care of her blind cat Nikki and
Adrienne loves getting to know her patients and
treating them according to their specific needs.
Cindy Eisenhauer – Office Manager
Cindy has been working for this office since 1996, first
for Dr. Brady Rusk and now for Dr. Dan Mertz
She is the first face you see when you come in and
voice your hear on the phone. She’s always ready to answer
your questions regarding care, treatment and
Cindy loves singing karaoke and singing in the Texas
Tradition Ladies Chorus. She has 3 children, 13
grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Karyn Menzies – Hygienist
Karyn received her Associates of Applied Science from
TCC in 1972. She has worked at this office since 1985,
first for Dr. Brady Rusk and now for Dr. Dan Mertz.
Karyn comes from a French family background and
speaks fluent French. She enjoys horses and taking
care of her dogs. Karyn always appreciates spending
quality time with her patients, meeting their
Patricia Skiles – Hygienist
Tricia, received her Associates Degree in Applied
Sciences/Dental Hygiene from TCC in 1994. She has
worked for this office since 2006, first for Dr.
Brady Rusk and now for Dr. Dan Mertz.
Tricia is married to Alan and has a daughter and a son
plus 3 stepsons. Her hobbies include playing with and
raising bassett hounds, movies and driving her 1965
Heather Sanderlin – Dental Assistant
Heather is a registered dental assistant who attended ATI in 1999. She also holds a certification in nitrous oxide.
She enjoys bowling, fishing and camping with her family and friends.
Heather comes to us with 17 years experience working with children in a pedodontist office. This experience helps her in easing anxiety that is associated with dental treatment and care for her patients in meeting their individual needs.
Osha ‘Kerri’ Ellison – Dental Assistant
Kerri, joined Mertz Family Dentistry in August 2015. She’s a registered Dental Assistant and certified in x-ray. Kerri received her education and licensing from Concorde College.
Kerri enjoys cooking, dancing and most of all spending time with family and friends. Her strengths lie in her treatment of patients. She treats them all with kindness and respect.