Meet the Team

Dr. Maury Hafernik & The Team

Meet our amazing staff! Our dental team strives to make each patient’s experience a pleasant one and your smile is our main concern. At AustinDental.com, we want you to feel at home and comfortable heading down the road to a brighter smile! You will find our team at your service, making your dream smile a priority and a reality. Whether maintaining your smile or creating a treatment plan to improve your teeth, our team will endlessly work to help you achieve your dental goals.

Maury Hafernik, DDS

Dr. Maury Hafernik was born in San Antonio and raised in Houston. He attended the University of Texas at Austin and received a B.A. in biology. Dr. Hafernik then attended the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston and received his D.D.S. He is perpetually attending high level continuing education and constantly striving to excel in all areas of dentistry.

He and his wife Debbie have 4 children.

Christi – Office Administrator

Christi has been a Registered Dental Assistant for 23 years, and has been the Office Administrator for the past 3 years. She is married to the love of her life Richard and they have 2 children – Maggie and Billy – who keep her busy with all their extracurricular activities. In her free time Christi loves to cook, spend time with family and loves the outdoors!

Anastasia – Clinical Assistant

Anastasia was born in Fort Benning, GA. Being in a military family, she has had the opportunity to travel overseas before she attended high school in Killeen. After graduating she decided that Dental Assisting was her career of choice! Now living in Austin, Anastasia enjoys being outdoors, swimming and spending time with friends and family.

Tanya – Dental Hygienist

Tanya has been a registered Dental Hygienist for 26 years. She graduated from the University of Texas at Houston Dental Hygiene program in 1991. She has worked in Houston and College Station, Texas throughout her career. Tanya likes spending her free time with her 16 year old daughter trying to find the newest and most trendy places in Austin to visit!

Jayce – Dental Assistant

Jayce is a city girl straight out of downtown Chicago but moved to Texas as soon as she could. She started off her career as a hair stylist but Dental Assisting has always been her passion. She graduated from Dental Assisting school as the school’s valedictorian! Jayce has a spunky 2 year old son named Alex who keeps her on her toes!