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The Fort Smith Kidz Choice Team


Crystall Izell

My name is Crystal and I have worked in pediatric dentistry for 10 years.  I am a 2006 graduate of UAFS Dental Hygiene school.  I am married and have one daughter, Hannah, who is 6 years old.  In my spare time, I enjoy running, attending church and spending time with my daughter.  What I love most about working at Kidz Choice Dental is getting to know all the kids and helping them to enjoy their time at the dentist.


Kelsey Galicia

I was born and raised in Hackett, Arkansas and graduated from Hackett High School in 2016. I started my journey in the dental field in October 2016 at Vista College. I have only been with Kids Choice Dental for a short period of time but have been greatly blessed with the opportunity I have been given.


Paige Brasuell

I am from Van Buren and graduated from Alma High School. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling and shopping. I have been with Kidz Choice Dental since July 2017 and love working as a Registered Dental Assistant.


Taylor Pelayo

My name is Taylor and I have been in dentistry for four years. I am married and have 2 daughters, ages 5 and 2. I am a RDA and receptionist. I love working at Kidz Choice Dental because we have so much fun with our patients! I love to sing, dance, and talk in funny accents to make our patients laugh. My favorite is when the patients join in with us and sing!


Aron Hild

I have been working in pediatric dentistry for 23 years now and very much enjoy it. I have one daughter and one granddaughter- they are the light of my life. I hope to enjoy this profession for many more years!


Kristi Foldvary

I am married with two fur babies, Abby and Thunder. I grew up in Fort Smith, AR, but now live in Greenwood. In my spare time I enjoy being outside riding four wheelers or at the lake! I have worked in pediatric dentistry for 4 years. I love working with kids and young adults because they are so fun and full of energy! They can put a smile on your face without even trying.


Karen Beard

I live in Muldrow, Oklahoma with my husband Rodney and I have 3 boys and 2 granddaughters. I’ve worked in Dentistry for four years now and love Pediatric Dentistry because everyday is a new adventure with the kiddos! I love our family vacations and spending time with my precious granddaughters, Alyssa Karen and Avery Grace.


Lindsey Wright

My name is Lindsey and I live in Fort Smith and have worked in pediatric dentistry for 8 years. I have one son, Jacob, who I enjoy spending time outdoors with. I also love cooking for my friends and family.


Bethany Dixon

I live in Greenwood, Arkansas. I graduated from Greenwood High School in 2014. I am currently attending the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith and majoring in Biology. I graduated in 2016 at Petra Allied Health to be a Dental Assistant. I am a mother to my son named Brody. In my spare time, I enjoy studying to further my dental career and hanging out with family and friends.


Elizabeth Rhoades

I started working for Dr. Lee in 2004. I love the atmosphere of pediatric dentistry and getting to playfully interact with children of all ages. I am a mother and a grandmother and enjoy life with my husband, working out, and eating.