The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Dr. Ramos is a native of San Antonio, Texas. He attended Saint Mary's University and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1981. Dr. Ramos completed his hospital dental practices at the Metropolitan General Hospital in 1983 and also completed a two-year program of study in orthodontics from the United States Dental Institute in 1987. He has been a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and San Antonio District of Dental Society since 1981. In addition, Dr. Ramos is also certified in Invisalign and Orthoclear. One of Dr. Ramos' goals is to always be ahead of the curve on technology and training. In order to achieve this, he and his staff are constantly taking continuing education classes and have recently completed a training program in laser technology. On a personal level, Dr. Ramos stays busy with his family and has coached mainly youth, including his three children, on the Bexar County 4-H rifle shooting team since 1999.
Jennifer Cape-Bedier Prairie - Dental Hygienist
Jennifer received an Associates of Science from Palo Alto College and Bachelor's Degree of Science in Dental Hygiene from University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. She served as president of the Student American Dental Hygiene Association in 2011. She is an active member of the American Dental Hygiene Association.
Jennifer was born and raised in the southwest side of San Antonio where she still lives today with her husband, Shayne, and 2 children, Adrian and Jenna. In her spare time, Jenna enjoys running, fishing, swimming, and watching her family play soccer and volleyball.
Beverly Medrano - Dental Assistant
Beverly graduated from Kaplan College in the Spring of 2011. She then started working for Dr Ramos & Associates in August and has remained with them. She has a son named Anthony. She enjoys watching basketball with her son especially The Miami Heat, which is their favorite team.
Amy Ibarra - Dental Assistant/Financial Coordinator
Amy has been with Dr. Ramos for 13 years. She started as an assistant, soon adding OSHA Officer and now has been began the endeavor of financial coordinator for the office.
Connie H. De Leon - Office Coordinator
Connie has been in the dental field since 2000 and has been with Dr. Ramos since 2003. She is in charge of the office. If you ever have any question or concerns, she is the one that would help you. She also helps with scheduling appointments and does outside office visits. She enjoys spending time with her husband of 30+ years, her children, and grandchildren. Connie loves to read and loves to collect M&M memorabilia. She has one of the largest M&M collections we have ever seen and does not want to stop collecting any time soon!
Shirley Ann Salazar - Appointment Coordinator
Shirley came to the office in the summer of 2003 to help Gloria and has remained here for 3 years. Shirley was born in San Antonio and was raised on the south side of town. She is the appointment coordinator for Dr. Ramos and has been trained by Pinnacle to be the best. Not only is she responsible for all the holiday decor, but she also makes delicious popcorn! Shirley was recently married on February 25, 2006 to Kyle, an Air Force Airman. She enjoys Pina Coladas and getting caught in the rain.