About Us

  • Betzy Lara-Perdue,

    Dr. Betzy Lara- Perdue graduated from The University of Texas Health Science and Center in San Antonio in 2000. She worked for Public Health in San Antonio for 2 years providing general dentistry procedures to medically compromised patients before moving to Houston, Texas in 2002. She has continued to advance her knowledge of dentistry through continued education courses in specialized areas of dentistry, attendance at dental seminars, and through dental journals. Dr. Lara-Perdue enjoys practicing all aspects of general dentistry including restorative, fixed prosthodontics, oral surgery, simple endodontics, and implant restorations. Dr. Lara-Perdue strives to provide a relaxing and enjoyable experience for all family members and she is committed to embrace the latest procedures in dental technology. As a dentist, her main goal is to provide patient education and to help restore her patients’ natural teeth. Dr. Lara-Perdue cares for all her patients, and is always honest with them about their treatments.

    She is a member of the following dental affiliations:

    • American Dental Association
    • Academy of General Dentistry
    • Texas Dental Association
    • Brazos Valley Dental Society

    Dr. Lara-Perdue has been married for 15 years, and is the mother of 10-year-old twins. Outside the office, her husband, children, and dogs keep her busy. They enjoy exercising outdoors and playing together.

Meet Our Team

Our amazing dental team at North Forest Family Dental Care provides comfortable, high-quality care to patients of all ages groups. When you come to our practice, you will be greeting with a professional, friendly demeanor and personalize dental treatments. We are attentive to you and your needs, and make sure that you understand your oral health and treatments so that you can be in control of your dental care. We invite you to visit or call us at 936-271-3338 to learn more about dental care in The Woodlands, Texas, and surrounding areas and schedule your consultation with our dentists.

  • Sarah
    Office Manager

    Sarah joined our practice in August 2014. She has 13 years of office management experience and keeps the day-to-day operations of our practice running smoothly, implementing new systems to provide a better experience for our patients. She loves working with our talented, compassionate dental professionals here at North Forest Family Dental Care and building lasting relationships with our patients. Sarah has a 10-year-old son named Colin and a 3-year-old pitbull named Mila. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her son and being outdoors biking, hiking, fishing, and kayaking.

  • Yessenia
    Patient Coordinator

    Yessenia graduated from the University of Houston-Downtown and has been working in dentistry for 18 years. She loves getting to know our patients and helping them understand their benefits and get through their fears of the dentist. Because she is bilingual, she is able to help more of our patients understand their diagnoses and treatment plans, and she reminds patients when they are due for visits.

    Yessenia is married to her husband, Jose, and has two children: a daughter, Leah, and a son, Liam. She loves to volunteer and help others, and she is always on the go!

  • Chance
    Registered Dental Assistant

    Chance graduated from Willis High School, attended Houston Dental Assisting School, and has been with our practice since February 2019! He is a great team player and helps everyone out, and he loves that we treat each other like family! Chance lives with two dogs and one cat, and he loves to spend as much time as he can on the water whether it is the beach or lake!

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