Our Team

Dr. Tom Karr

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)

 

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  • Dr. Tom Karr was born and raised in Amarillo. He attended Amarillo High School and Texas Tech University. He graduated from The University of Texas Dental School, San Antonio in 1984. He is the son of Dr. & Mrs. Carter E. Karr. Dr. Carter Karr practiced dentistry in Amarillo for 50 years until he retired in 2011.
    He attends Hillside Christian Church and has been active in various community and civic organizations including: South Amarillo Kiwanis, The High Plains Epilepsy Association, Golden Spread Council of the Boy Scouts of America, and The American Diabetes Association.
    Dr. Karr is Past-President of the Panhandle District Dental Society and has served as a Delegate to the Texas Dental Association. He is Past-President of the Texas Academy of General Dentistry (2000-2001) and is the only dentist in the Panhandle to head this organization.
    Dr. Karr received his Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry in 1996 and Master of the AGD in 2009. He has been nominated for Texas Dentist of the Year twice, in 1996 and in 2010. He and his wife Cindy have six grown children, two grandchildren (will be 3 in June!), and a black lab.

Dr. Clint Hardee

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)

 

  • Dr. Hardee is a native of the Panhandle of Texas; he was born in Lubbock and spent most of his childhood and teenage years in Dalhart.
    Upon graduation from Dalhart High School, he enrolled in Texas Tech University where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology. From Tech he entered dental school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio where he received his D.D.S. degree with honors.
    Dr. Hardee has one older brother, Bret, who resides in Broken Arrow, OK with his wife Christi and their two sons, Hayden and Hudson. Dr. Hardee’s parents, Dennis and Debra, are residents of Amarillo and they all enjoy spending time together.
    Dr. Hardee is an active member of The Panhandle District Dental Society where he has been a board member since 2002 and on the Peer Review Committee since 2003. Dr. Hardee is the committee chair for the In-Office Aid Group since 2004 and a co-founder of The Palo Duro Study Club. He is also a member of The Academy of General Dentistry, The American Dental Association, and The Academy of Oral Medicine.

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Cameron

Financial Coordinator

 

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  • Cameron, our Practice Coordinator, worked for Dr. Karr in 1997-2000 and rejoined our team in 2007. Cameron enjoys greeting patients and getting them scheduled for upcoming treatment. She also enjoys visiting with new patients and getting them familiar with our dental practice. Cameron and her husband, Randy, have two children, Kade and Karyn. They love baseball and cookouts with family and friends. Cameron looks forward to serving all of our patients for many years to come.

Ginger

Registered Dental Hygienist

 

  • Ginger is one of our Dental Hygienists. She graduated from Amarillo College Dental Hygiene Program in 1990. Ginger joined our team in November 2007. She and her husband, Michael, enjoy traveling and spending time with family and friends.

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Misty

Registered Dental Assistant

 

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  • Misty is a Registered Dental Assistant with many years of dental experience including 5 years of previous pediatric experience. She has been with our team since July 2005. Misty was born and raised here in Amarillo and graduated from Amarillo High School in 1995. Misty has three beautiful sons, Seth, Shelton, and Blake. When she is not at work she is outside playing with her boys, spending time with family and friends, or watching the boys at baseball games or practice in the spring, and football in the fall.

Rebecca

Registered Dental Assistant

 

  • Rebecca is a Registered Dental Assistant. She has been a part of the Karr and Hardee family off and on since 1996. Rebecca is cross-trained and can help our patients in the clinical operatories or the front office. She grew up in Dalhart, and currently lives in Vega with her husband of 20 years, Jeff. She has two daughters, Macee, who attends OSU, and Bentlee, who attends Vega High School. Rebecca enjoys time with family and friends, golfing, water and snow skiing. She enjoys interacting and loving on each individual patient.

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Ashley

Registered Dental Hygienist

 

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  • Ashley is one of our Dental Hygienists. She was born in Houston, Texas but grew up in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and moved to Amarillo in 2003. She graduated from Amarillo College Dental Hygiene Program in 2007. For a few years, Ashley was a “fill in” hygienist for us and has been here full time since 2012. She and her husband, Dustin, just recently welcomed a daughter, Chloe Cate. Ashley loves traveling, shopping, time with girlfriends and giving excellent care to her patients.