2012-06-06 / Living

Meet the new Dentist at Brush Country Dental Center! Lanissa Wagner Haltom, DDS

Dr. Lanissa Wagner Haltom Dr. Lanissa Wagner Haltom Dr. Haltom attended Southwest Texas State University, now Texas State University, for her undergraduate work and then went to The University of Texas at San Antonio where she earned her Master’s Degree in Biology.

While in graduate school, she was a Senior Research Assistant at the University of Texas Health Science Center. The Neuropharmacology Research Group was part of the Endodontics Department in the Dental school and the research was related to understanding pain.

Interest in pain management lead to enrollment in the Dental school Doctorate program at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where Dr. Haltom graduated in 2005. Providing quality dental care in a comfortable, pain free and caring environment is of great importance to Dr. Haltom. She believes in educating her patients and helping them understand the options available. Prior to joining the Brush Country Dental Center Team, she practiced general dentistry in Devine and is a National Health Service Corp alumnus.

Dr. Haltom is a native of Lytle, where she now resides with her family. She is married and has two children, Cort, 9 years and Gillian, almost 5 years, who are the loves of her life. They enjoy going for bike rides and swimming.

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