Conveniently Located in
The Offices at The Hill Country Galleria
12912 Hill country blvd., Ste. f-205
Austin, TX 78738

Meet Dr. Brent Rigby, DDS, MS

Brent RigbyDr. Rigby is a skilled and caring professional who will provide the type of dental care you have come to expect in a modern, comfortable environment. He offers a unique experience by utilizing his talents and extensive training as a prosthodontist — a dentist who specializes in the esthetic restoration and replacement of teeth — to deliver comprehensive, advanced understanding to your treatment. Dr. Rigby received a Bachelor of Science in medical biology from The University of Utah and a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from The Ohio State University where he graduated magna cum laude. Dr. Rigby then completed a three-year Prosthodontic Residency at The Ohio State University where he was awarded a Master of Science and Prosthodontic Certificate of Specialty.

During his residency Dr. Rigby focused on comprehensive oral reconstruction and received extensive training in dental implants, removable prostheses (dentures and partials), and conventional fixed prostheses (crowns and bridges). While serving as Chief Resident, Dr. Rigby had the opportunity to teach and mentor other residents and dental students and maintain a passion for education, which he enjoys sharing with his patients.

Dr. Rigby and his wife (one of our dental hygienists, Kristen!) love Austin and are grateful to be raising their family here. Originally from Northern Utah, Dr. Rigby has an appreciation for the outdoors and enjoys spending time with his family. In his spare time, he can often be found digging in the backyard with his sons, chasing after his busy little girl, under the hood of a car, or watching football.

Rigby Family
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Meet Our Team:

Holly, Office Manager

Holly

Holly was born and raised in Austin. She has energized our office with her wealth of knowledge and experience that comes from her eight plus years in the dental field. She and her husband Mike stay busy with their three kiddos. Most of their weekends are spent at gymnastic meets, football games, and baseball games. Holly loves everything Cajun.

Donah, Patient Care Specialist

Donah

Donah, aka our office mom, is originally from New Jersey, but she got to Texas as soon as she could. She has B.A. from UT Austin and loves her Longhorns! She has over 15 years of front desk experience, including insurance knowledge. Donah has recently taken on the social media for our office. She loves being a part of the practice as she gets to visit with her patients every six months. When Donah is not at work, you will find her cooking or boating on Lake Travis with her family and friends.

Penelope, Patient Care Specialist/RDA (Registered Dental Assistant)

Penelope

Born and raised in the Dallas area, our newest team member Penelope received her RDA at the career institute in 1990. She assisted for 20 years before making her way to the front office. She is a valuable asset to our team due to her knowledge of every aspect of dentistry from the front to the back. She and her husband moved to Austin in 2014 to enjoy the city’s lifestyle. Penelope is a big time Navy mom to one of her two sons. She also has two big kitties to keep her company since both of her sons live on their own now.

Chelsea, RDA (Registered Dental Assistant)

Chelsea

Chelsea is a small town girl with a big heart. She is originally from South Texas. Her journey in dentistry began in 2011 at Dental Career Center of Texas, where she received her RDA. Chelsea firmly believes that a healthy attractive smile can make a big impact in the lives of her patients. She is definitely a people person. She loves working with and learning about each of our patients here at Rigby Advanced Dental. Chelsea says, “This job is so interesting, each patient has a different need and each case is so different. The combination of working so closely with patients and the incredible opportunity to learn and grow makes this the perfect career for me. Dentistry today is exciting; the field of dentistry is constantly evolving. It keeps me on my toes. The technology is incredible. Dr. Rigby and our team are committed to remaining cutting edge, in both areas of high-tech dentistry and patient experience. With those two goals, how could I ever want to work anywhere else?” When Chelsea is not working, you will find her spending time with her family and enjoying the outdoors.

Jamie, RDA (Registered Dental Assistant)

Jamie

Jamie is our local girl who was born and raised right here in Bee Caves. She began her career in 2006 after receiving her RDA at Dental Careers Foundation in Plano, TX. She moved back to Austin shortly after finishing school where she practiced in general and pediatric dentistry. She is very eager to learn a new specialty. We are thrilled to have as part of our team. When Jamie isn’t working, you can find her and her husband Cody chasing their kids around. Jamie loves spending time with her family and hunting.

Kristen, RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Kristen Rigby

Kristen completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Utah and then earned her dental hygiene degree at The Ohio State University, graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene in 2006. She is originally from Southern California and is so glad to be a Texan now. Kristen enjoys spending time with her family, scrapbooking, doing pilates, and traveling.

Aimee, RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Aimee

Aimee was born and raised in Amarillo, TX. She completed her undergraduate work at West Texas A&M graduating cum laude with a B.S. in biology. She continued her education at Amarillo College of Dental Hygiene where she graduated with honors with an Associate in Science in dental hygiene. Aimee has always had a passion for dentistry. When she was 12 and had her braces removed, she realized the impact a beautiful smile has on your self-esteem. Her favorite thing about being a hygienist is the relationships she builds with her patients. Aimee has loved making Austin her new home. She spends her free time at Alamo Drafthouse watching the latest movies, listening to music, and traveling the world one country at a time. Aimee has a Shih Tzu “puppy child” named Maxwell. His nickname is Sunshine.

Rachel, Dental Hygienist

Rachel, RDH, is from a small town in northwest Iowa. She received her Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene with honors in 2013 from Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, Florida. She recently moved to Austin and couldn't have picked a better place to call home. In her free time you will find her playing sand volleyball or exploring all that Austin has to offer with friends and family. She also loves to relax with a good book. She is excited to be a part of our team and is ready to build long lasting relationships with her patients.

Brittany, Dental Assistant

Brittany

Brittany, RDA, was raised here in town and loves the Austin vibe. She survived a brain tumor as a child and learned from that experience to not sweat the small stuff. She always knew she wanted to be able to give back and assist others. She was recently certified as a dental assistant and loves helping her patients improve their smiles. She enjoys listening to local bands and relaxing with friends over a good glass of wine.

Mari, Dental Hygienist

Mari

Mari, RDH is originally from Wyoming. She worked as a dental assistant for 13 years before her love of dentistry led her to pursue her career in Dental Hygiene. She received her degree with honors from Texas State Technical College in Harlingen. Her many hobbies include traveling, scrap booking and photography. She has recently become an avid long distance cyclist and is training for the MS 150. Mari is a member of the Optimist Club and feels passionate about the fundraising they do to help students with college scholarships. She gets back to Wyoming whenever she can to visit her family. With all that she does, her cat Pickles is happy when she finally comes home!

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About Our Office

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Conveniently Located in The Offices at The Hill Country Galleria

Rigby Advanced Dental is located in the heart of The Hill Country Galleria. With wildflowers, native trees, and rocky streams, The Hill Country Galleria offers both natural beauty and convenience. Step outside of our office and you will find a wide variety of restaurants and shopping for your enjoyment and convenience.

A Clean & Safe Practice

We go above and beyond the American Dental Association (ADA) and OSHA recommended standards for a clean and safe dental practice. Before your visit, we disinfect all of our equipment in a designated area with state-of-the-art dental sterilization technology. We also sanitize each room between patients—all because your safety and comfort are our top priority. We worry about the cleanliness of our office so you’ll never have to.

For Your Comfort

Because every aspect of your dental experience is important to us, we have a number of amenities to make our office feel more like home. We have flatscreen TVs, blankets, and aromatherapy in all of our treatment rooms to keep you comfortable and entertained throughout your visit. We also offer WiFi, video games, and a treasure chest of prizes for our younger patients! You might even forget you’re at the dentist.

Information & Accommodations

We empower you to make smart, educated choices for your oral health and smile enhancements through patient education and individual consultations. We even have an intraoral camera so you can see what we see in your mouth. We also make sure that we are well informed about your medical history, current medications, and any other factor that might affect your dental health and treatment.

The Benefits of An On-Site Laboratory

One of the things that makes our practice different from others is the fact that Dr. Rigby does much of his dental lab work in-house! This is in stark contrast to other practitioners who outsource the large majority of their dental lab services. This enables Dr. Rigby to control the quality of the lab work provided to our patients. Also, being able to communicate throughout the entire process of fabrication and fitting is critical when striving for the best clinical results possible. Our on-site laboratory gives us an edge to achieve the results you will come to expect at Rigby Advanced Dental. With his extensive training Dr. Rigby knows how to fabricate just about anything and if he doesn’t, he knows where to find the answers!

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