Meet Our Dentist
Terry Gomez DDS
Dr. Terry Gomez, DDS was raised in the Albuquerque, NM area, where she attended St. Pius X High School and the University of New Mexico. She later graduated from the University of Colorado School of Dentistry with high honors. Dr. Gomez gained experience in 1997 during her general practice residency at Denver General Hospital, and in 1998 she became Chief Dental Resident at the University Hospital in Denver. With a focus on general dentistry, Dr. Gomez strives to provide education and take the time with every patient to help them make informed decisions about their oral health. She was recognized for achieving that goal in “Albuquerque The Magazine” when local Albuquerque dentists voted her the TOP GENERAL DENTIST
Meet The Team
Hello, my name is Amy. I am born and raised here in Albuquerque. I received my bachelor of science in Dental Hygiene from UNM. I have been a hygienist for 27 years. In nearly 3 decades of my career I have only worked for 3 different dentists, loyalty matters to me. I have had the privilege of being a part of Dr Gomez’s team for 7 years. I genuinely care about my patients needs and I enjoy helping them strive for excellent oral health! My goal is to make sure my patients feel comfortable and ‘enjoy’ coming to the dentist! I am proud to be part of this friendly dedicated staff. I look forward to helping you keep your smile healthy!
Jessi has been an active part of the dental field for over 8 years. She started as a dental assistant with Dr. Gomez in 2009 where she quickly became passionate about dentistry. Her passion inspired her to further her education by becoming a Dental Hygienist. She graduated from the University of New Mexico in 2016 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. Jessi is quick to make patients feel at ease by building confidence, trust, and friendship with each patient. She is extremely devoted to educating patients on their individual needs. She was born and raised in Albuquerque. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, skiing, and spending time with family.
With a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of New Mexico, Daniel brings his passion for dental hygiene to each appointment with the intent of empowering patients to better their oral health. He patiently listens to concerns, and is always willing to answer any questions a patient may have. As previous vice president for the High Desert Dental Hygienists’ Society, he has helped provide professional continuing education for registered dental hygienists in the surrounding area. Daniel has been working with Terry Gomez since February 2014. He was born and raised in New Mexico. On his down time- he enjoys fitness, nutrition and spending time with his loved ones.
Tasha has been a team member at Terry Gomez’ office for over a year now. She is a registered Dental Assistant and works chair side along Dr. Gomez as well as support for our dental hygienists. Being able to interact and help patients on a daily basis is a rewarding experience to her. She was born in Albuquerque, but raised in Cuba NM. In her spare time, she enjoys reading her bible, singing, dancing, camping and most of all spending time with her husband and two beautiful children.
My name is Annie and I work in the front office. I am originally from McAllen, TX but moved to NM in 1976. I have been in the dental field for 13 years, working as an assistant when Dr. Gomez opened her office in 2004 and moved to the front office a few years later. My favorite part of my job is taking care of our patients, greeting them with a smile and making them feel comfortable in our office. My hobbies include running, sewing, cooking and taking care of my family.
My name is Elaine, I am a native New Mexican and have worked in the dental field for over twenty years. My favorite part of my job is that I’m always meeting new people, welcoming them to the office. I’m a people person and always eager to keep up with long-standing patients, helping them and making them feel comfortable as well as meeting new patients and making sure they feel welcomed in our office. Outside of work I am an avid traveler, I’ve enjoyed visiting many countries all over the globe. I have three children and two grandchildren and enjoy visiting my granddaughters as often as possible.