MEET OUR TEAM

The dental practice team at Dental Wellness Centers is proud to provide you with expert consultation and treatment.

Dr. Dean Harmison, DDS

Shirley Harmison BS, Master in Environmental Science

Dr. Dean and Shirley Harmison practice biological mercury free safe dentistry. Their goal is to treat patients in the most healthy, caring, holistic way possible and to share information about dental wellness so they can make educated decisions about their oral health. We recognize that the teeth and associated structures are part of the whole body-mind-body-spirit!

 

Shirley and Dean  Harmison have been teaching stress mangement for over 35 years and have studied extensively in India, Canada and the US with several renown teachers.

 

Modern technology, regular continuing education and an eye on current developments in biological and eco dentistry research: we do everything to ensure your oral health will have expert and safe treatment. Our relaxed atmosphere and friendly service go hand in hand - naturally.

Dr. Joeseph Perry, DDS

Dr. Joseph Perry is a dentist with expertise in oral surgery and has practiced dentistry for more than 30 years, and has focused exclusively on dentures for 25 years. If you or someone you love has a need for new or replacement dentures, denture dentist or dental implants Joseph Perry in San Antonio can help you.

 

He is passionate about helping patients achieve a comfortable and functional bite using today's most sophisticated denture solutions, and can help you speak, chew, and smile with complete confidence.

 

 

Dr. Sam Duran

Dr. Duran is our latest addition to our integrative, holistic team- he brings 22 years of experience and Zirconia Implants as well.

 

Dr. Samuel Duran was born in McAllen, TX and is the father of 6 children - 3 boys and 3 girls. He graduated from the University of Texas-Pan American and was then accepted to Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry on an academic scholarship. Dr. Duran is an artist, and before becoming a dentist he was a custom jeweler.

 

After receiving his degree in 1994, Dr. Duran has gone on to many different aspects of dentistry, but most of all loves cosmetic dentistry and how people walk out feeling confident with a beautiful smile. He is witty, creative, artistic and funny, and is able to think outside the box. Dr. Duran has developed several alternative modalities of treatment and prevention of dental disease. He is here to help you get the smile of your dreams and can't wait to meet you!

Magie Mata

Magie has been a member of the Dental Wellness Center team on a part-time basis since 2004. Magie retired from The University of Texas at San Antonio in May 2001 after 30 years of service.  She agreed to become part of the  dental office on a part-time basis because she enjoys helping and interacting with people from all walks of life.


Magie was born and raised in Texas, and coming from a family with 7 brothers, enjoys all kinds of sports.  She is a huge fan of the San Antonio Spurs basketball team and the Dallas Cowboys football