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Charles William “Chip” Parrish, D.D.S.


1990-1994   Graduate with Honors, New Braunfels Canyon High School

1994-1998   Bachelor of Arts, Biology, Baylor University

1998  No degree, Business and Finance Classes, University of Texas San Antonio

1999-2003   Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

2002-2003  Graduate of the University of Texas Health Science Center Preceptorship on Dental Implantology (a seven month residency on dental implant surgical and restorative techniques)


  • Baylor University walk-on baseball player 1994-1998
  • Baylor Baseball Fred “Red” Harris 110% Award 1998
  • Academic All-Southwest Conference 1995 and 1996
  • Academic All-Big 12 1997 and 1998
  • Youth Sports Coach 1993-Present
  • Member Academy of General Dentistry
  • Member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • Member Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Member Llano Chamber of Commerce

Jennifer Elliott Parrish  D.D.S.

Dr. Jennifer Parrish


1987-1991 Graduate with Honors, Crosby High School

1991-1995 B.S. Biomedical Science, Texas A&M University

1998-2002 University of Texas Health Science Center D.D.S. Magna Cum Laude
The DoctorsThe Parrish Children


  • Member Academy of General Dentistry
  • Hostess in the Japanese Exchange Student Program, 1999
  • Recipient of NIH Research Fellowship Grant, June 1999 Recipient of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Scholastic Achievement Award, May 1999
  • Member International Association of Orthodontics
  • Member Llano Chamber of Commerce
  • Member Llano Junior Women's Culture Club

Jamie Castelan, RDA - Office Coordinator

Jamie Castelan is the happy voice that usually greets our patients at the door and on the phone. Our office and our patients are very fortunate to have an experienced dental assistant to answer their questions on the phone and to help them with their insurance filing. Jamie is also an active member of the community and a first class mom.


Kathy Thompson, CDA - Office/Treatment Coordinator

Kathy and her family have lived in Llano for 21 years. She spends her free time chasing her three kids around the state at their various athletic events. Kathy’s specialty is in helping to make sure insurance companies help to pay for patient’s treatment.


Clydean Simanskis, RDH - Dental Hygienist

We are excited that Clydean has returned to our practice after spending too long away from the Hill Country. Clydean is another hometown girl who raised 3 wonderful kids here in Llano. When she’s not battling gum disease and educating patients, Clydean enjoys traveling, music, and spending time with family and friends. Clydean is a shining soul who loves what she does and will brighten your day…along with your smile.


TBD, RDA- Treatment Coordinator







Kelsey Center, RDH - Dental Hygienist

Lila Banton - Dental HygienistKelsey is a fighting Jacket from Llano High School who moved away for a few years to complete her training as a dental hygienist.  She couldn't wait to get home and serve her family and friends chairside.  When she's not cleaning teeth, Kelsey enjoys spending time on the lake with her friends.


Amanda Sagebiel, RDA - Treatment Coordinator

Lila Banton - Dental HygienistAmanda grew up in Llano and graduated from LHS.  She has been developing her skills as a dental assistant since 2012.  She enjoys being outside on the lake or 4-wheeling with her daughter, Gracie.





Amanda Cox, RDA - Treatment Coordinator

Kristen Baker - Treatment Coordinator