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When you visit our team at Distinctive Dental Services, we strive to provide you with exceptional dental care. Dr. Scott Elrod is excited to hear from you, and he is anxious to meet all of your dental needs. If you have any questions about how our dentist in Lake Jackson, Texas, can help you, we welcome you to contact us today. We are eager to hear from you soon!


Loren, Office Manager, Treatment Coordinator, RDA

Loren, Office Manager at Distinctive Dental Services, a dentist office in Lake Jackson TX.

I’ve been in dentistry for nine years and at Distinctive Dental Services for four. What I love most about Distinctive Dental Services is the combination of high-tech dentistry with a strong focus on client care. In fact, that’s what first attracted me to Distinctive Dental Services.Dentistry today is exciting, and the field of dentistry is constantly changing. It keeps me on my toes. The technology is incredible, and Dr. Scott Elrod and our entire team are committed to remaining cutting edge, in both the areas of high-tech dentistry and client experience.

I enjoy spending time with my family and friends when I’m not at work. My husband and I have a handsome little boy who is 7 years old and a beautiful daughter who is almost 2. Also, our fur baby, Cash, is a 5-year-old Boxer.


Diana, Hygiene & Insurance Coordinator

Diana, Hygiene & Insurance Coordinator, loves helping patients looking for a dentist near Angleton, TX.

I have been in the dental field for fifteen years and with Distinctive Dental Services for five. I have been a dental assistant for both general and orthodontic practices before transitioning to administration.Here at Distinctive Dental Services, I enjoy the attention to detail and the steps taken to make sure our clients feel more comfortable and less stressed. The relationships we establish enable us to view each client as a unique individual and tailor each treatment to their specific needs. We “value” the trust our clients have placed in us.

My philosophy on customer care is to treat our clients like they are close family members. As the name of this practice states, “At Distinctive Dental, we would like to be that instrument in giving our clients the service that is Distinct from any other dental office.”

I have been married to the same man for 30 years. We have two grown children and a dog. I love to watch a sunrise, snuggle on the couch, read a good book, take a long nap, and watch the sunset.


Norma, RDH

Norma, RDH, loves cleaning teeth for patients of Lake Jackson dentist Scott Elrod.

I have been with Distinctive Dental Services for 13 of the 26 years I have been in dentistry. I have a great boss. He cares about his clients and his employees. He takes very good care of us. My coworkers are the best. We work hard, but we have fun and enjoy each other. The clients here are awesome. I enjoy and treasure getting to see them and work with them every few months. I am very blessed to be a part of the Distinctive Dental Services team. Having a personal relationship with each of my clients is very important to me. I feel it helps people become more comfortable, especially in a situation where they may typically feel very anxious. It’s important for me to feel that my clients trust me and for them to know that I care about them on every level. I don’t just care about their dental needs, but I care about them as a whole.

I have been married to my best friend for 26 years. I have two young adult children who drive me crazier than you could ever know, but I love them both dearly and couldn’t imagine my life without them. God and all of my many life experiences have made me who I am today. My main goal in life is to always show compassion towards people because you never know their situation. And I always try to be relatable with people because God put us all on this earth for a reason, so why not enjoy our stay.


Jodina, RDH

Jodina, RDH, helps patients maintain optimal dental hygiene at the Lake Jackson dentist office of Distinctive Dental Services.

I have been with Distinctive Dental Services for 15 years, and I have been a dental hygienist for 36 years. Distinctive Dental Services is not just our name, but our goal. Dr. Scott Elrod reinvests in the practice through technology and a comfortable atmosphere for employees as well as clients. This attitude makes working here exciting and fun. Dr. Scott Elrod is a great Christian man who cares about his employees and clients, and he is a man who works with honesty and integrity.My philosophy regarding client care came through a personal “bad” dental experience I had as a pre-teen. I found a dentist who helped me through my fear and learned I could make a difference in someone else’s life. Therefore I strive to provide excellent dental hygiene in a caring and gentle manner.

My personal hobbies are reading and Mary Kay cosmetics. I share hobbies with my husband of 37 years as well. You can usually find us camping, hunting, fishing, or enjoying a ride in our Shelby Cobra replica car.

I am definitely more of an outdoor person who enjoys our sunny, warm days. I also enjoy cheering and cooking for the Gashole Racing team my husband is a partner of. The one thing that brings me the most joy in our lives right now is being Lolli and Pops to our grandson and knowing that soon there will be a Dr. Mullins in the family.


Melissa, RDA

Melissa, RDA, loves helping dental patients around the Lake Jackson and Angleton, TX area.

I have been in the dental field for two years and at Distinctive Dental Services for 1½ years. I love the technology, my great team members, and all the great knowledge and experience I’ve gained in my time here.I would have to say my philosophy regarding customer care is to treat others how I would expect to be treated. In any given setting, I want to give my full attention and respect, listen to clients’ concerns, and just be there for them during their time with us.

When not working, I enjoy walking, running, going to the beach, and being outdoors.


Taylor Eversole, Dental Assistant

Taylor is a dental assistant in Lake Jackson TX who works for Distinctive Dental services.

My main role is assisting Dr. Elrod in dental procedures. I strive to make as many clients feel as comfortable as possible. Also, when needed I assist and help out my coworkers.

My favorite thing about working in dentistry is being able to learn all the new technology that they are coming out with. I love to see the joy and happiness in my clients.

When not at work, I enjoy spending time with my family. My husband and I have been together for 5 years. We have 3 dogs, Roscoe, Cooper and Paisley. When not at home, my husband and I enjoy taking trips on our motorcycles and going to visit different places and states.


Lorraine Perez, Dental Assistant

Lorraine loves helping patients in need of a dentist near Angleton, TX.

I assist Dr. Elrod with procedures, and I help the team anytime it is needed. I strive to show our clients great hospitality and treat them like family.

It brings me great satisfaction to know that I am helping clients achieve overall oral health, and I take pride in helping them feel self-confident in their smile. Receptive to the ever changing field of dentistry, it’s exciting every year with every upgrade in the industry.

Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my son and family, going to the beach and fishing. I love the outdoors.