Meet the Staff


Dr. Hatfield was born and raised in La Grange. After graduating from La Grange High School he attended Texas A&M University and received a BS in Zoology in 1978. He earned his DDS degree from the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston in 1982. After graduating from dental school he began practicing with his family dentist, Dr. C. Garrette Ray. In 1987 he opened his own practice, Hatfield Dental Clinic PC, on the main square in La Grange and sold it in 2015. He briefly practiced dentistry in Bastrop and Moulton until 2019 when he returned to La Grange to reopen Hatfield Dental Clinic PC in the location where he first began his dental career.

He is married to Mary Ann, an accomplished pianist and organist in the area, and they have 4 grown children and 6 grandchildren. He has belonged to numerous civic, Christian and professional organizations throughout the years and was awarded Fayette County Citizen of the Year in 2016. He, his practice and staff have received multiple awards over the years through the Fayette County Record's "Best Of" contest. Dr. Hatfield enjoys spending his free time with his family along with hunting, fishing, and all things Aggie. He is the host of The Doctor's Corner radio show every Friday morning on KVLG, 104.9FM. Dr. Hatfield loves his vocation and looks forward to practicing dentistry and serving the community for many more years.


Janis recently observed her 40th year as a Dental Hygienist. Still young at heart, her passion is deeply rooted in achieving and maintaining optimal oral health for her patients. She graduated with an Associate's Degree in Dental Hygiene.
Throughout her years of service, she has met many wonderful people who have become like "family" to her. Janis received the prestigious Readers' Choice Award of 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022 for Best Dental Hygienist of Fayette County.

Outside of working hours, she enjoys spending time with her husband Chris, their three children and their spouses along with their precious grandchildren. Also, she thoroughly takes pleasure in cooking for her crew, always making sure no one leaves hungry!


Tori is one of our Hygienists. She was born and raised in La Grange, TX. She has been with our office since September 2019. She has been practicing Dental Hygiene for 8 years. She earned her degree from Wharton County Jr College in 2014 where she earned Outstanding Dental Hygiene Student. She has also earned Most Outstanding Dental Hygienist in the Brazos Valley area while working in College Station prior to moving back to La Grange in 2019. She currently lives in Schulenburg with her husband Jake and two sons, Stetson and Tate.

“I enjoy working with an amazing team to help better each and every patient’s oral health and make a difference.”

Outside the office Tori Loves to: Hunt, fish and spend time with family outdoors.


Carolyn is a Registered Dental Assistant . She has worked for Dr Hatfield since 2018 and has 39+ years of dental experience. She is very efficient and knowledgeable in her field of work. She does a fantastic job of making every patient feel comfortable in the dental chair. She currently resides in La Grange, TX and loves to be with her family. She is a mom to 3 beautiful children all of whom are married and a Nana to 6 grandchildren.

“Goal in life is to be as good as you can at what you do best. Providing quality care to all of patients is what we do best. Love Life.”

Outside the office Carolyn Loves to: Travel


Donna is a Registered Dental Assistant. She joined our office in February 2020. She has 17+ years of dental experience. She takes pride in being able to help our patients understand all their dental needs. She lives in Giddings, TX with her husband and 3 children.

“Making patients happy with their time spent in our office is important. I am happy to be apart of a team that can provide to our patients every day.“

Outside the office Donna Loves to: Baseball and family time.


Estela is a Registered Dental Assistant. She joined our team in March 2021. She graduated from Dental Assisting Options in 2020. She is an asset to our team as she is bilingual, has shown great social skills and is comforting to our patients. She lives in Ellinger and enjoys being an aunt to her 2 nieces and 3 nephews.

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”

Outside the office Estela loves to: Play soccer and spend time with family


Amy is our Patient Coordinator. She joined our team in July 2022 and has been in the dental field for 18 years. She is also a Registered Dental Assistant, who graduated from UT Health and Science Dental Assisting program in September 2017. She lives in Frelsburg, Tx with her husband, Randy, and their silver lab, Kase.

"I love building relationships with every patient that comes into the office. I want to make sure every patient leaves happy and with a smile on their face."

Outside the office Amy loves to: Work in her garden and spend time with her family.


Harley is a registered Dental Assistant. She graduated from Dental Assisting Options with Mrs. Kathy Simek in May of 2022. She joined Dr. Hatfields team in February of 2023. As a child she was a patient of Dr. Hatfield, and she is truly grateful to work for him. She lives in La Grange with her husband Lawrence and their son Lawson and fur baby Earl.