At Custom Periodontics, our hardworking team is committed to putting our patients’ needs first. We do all we can to help patients maintain optimal periodontal health in a comfortable, welcoming environment. Our team is bright, cheery, and knowledgeable, and we are happy to assist you in both Spanish and English. If you would like to meet us in-person, we invite you to contact us at 817-738-2334 to schedule an appointment with our skilled periodontist, Dr. Shelby Nelson.

Caleigh, Front Office Coordinator/Registered Dental Assistant
Caleigh gives each patient excellent customer service and makes them feel 100% comfortable. She loves being able to interact with all the patients and create long-lasting relationships! She has daughter, Parker, and enjoys reading and spending time with her daughter, niece, and nephew.

Cristi, Implant Coordinator/Lab Technician
Cristi graduated from Granbury High School and now has over 18 years of experience in dentistry. She enjoys working with people and making them laugh as much as possible. Outside of the office, Cristi tries to squeeze in concerts and sporting events between work and raising 4 kids.

Heather, Dental Hygienist
Heather provides excellent patient care and education on oral hygiene. She studied at Concorde in Dallas. She serves in the Air Force Reserves, formerly active, and has associate degrees in medical administration and avionics technologies. Heather loves all of her coworkers at Custom Periodontics—without an amazing team and patients, we wouldn’t have such a great practice! She and her husband, Matthew, have a wonderful son, Colt, and another son on the way. Heather enjoys spending time with her family, scrapbooking, being out on the lake, and fishing.

Kelcy, Registered Dental Assistant
Kelcy is proud to provide quality care for our patients, including comforting them during surgeries. She loves working with a team that is like family! Kelcy has 3 daughters, Reece, Addison, and Kaisley. When not in the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends and watching her daughters play soccer.

Teryn, Registered Dental Assistant
Teryn loves being a dental assistant and is a hard worker! She tries to help out in any way she can in addition to assisting Dr. Shelby Nelson and ordering supplies. Teryn especially enjoys working with our patients, and she is very close with our family-like team. Teryn attended Weatherford High School and has worked as a teacher’s aide for special needs students. Her family includes her mom, Michelle, who is her best friend; her dad, Gregory; older brother, Gregory Taylor, who has been a huge influence; and a younger brother and sister, Ayden and Trinity. Teryn’s hobbies include: listening to music, trying new foods and cuisines, and enjoying outside adventures such as swimming and hiking.

Lauren, Professional Relations Coordinator
Lauren is in charge of strengthening relationships with our new and existing practices while also planning events for the office. She is a proud Texas Tech University Alum and in her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and her dog, Murphy.