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Meet Our Staff

Staff member for pediatric dentist Dr. Diane Lide - Maurie

Maurie, RDH

Maurie is our hygienist and will help make your child’s teeth sparkle. She has been with Dr. Lide since 2002. She has worked in dentistry since she was a teenager, working during the summers in her father’s dental office. An interesting fact – Maurie’s father and Dr. Lide’s father went to Baylor Dental School together! Maurie lives in McKinney with her husband Steve and their two great kids, Sydney and Jake. They enjoy watching the kids play soccer and baseball, going to movies, and sometimes the whole family will run a 5K!

Staff member for pediatric dentist Dr. Diane Lide - Deri


Deri is one of Dr. Lide’s amazing assistants and helps make your child’s visit great!. Deri brings fun and excitement to your child’s dental appointment, and always is able to get a child to laugh. Deri grew up in the Dallas area and currently resides in McKinney with her sweet Rescue Chihuahua, Porkchop. In her free time, she likes to watch reality TV, work out and travel.

Staff member for pediatric dentist Dr. Diane Lide - Lisa


Paula has been in dentistry since 1990 and loves working with kids! She started her dental career in the United States Air Force, and is happy to continue working in a field she loves. Paula assists Dr. Lide with patients and also works at the front desk helping our wonderful patients. Paula is the proud mom of three great kids – Meghan, Aaron and Riley. She is happy to call Melissa her home with her kids and wonderful husband Marty.

Staff member for pediatric dentist Dr. Diane Lide - Madison


You will see Madison’s smile when you walk into our office. She works at the front desk and is ready to help you with anything you need. She is super excited to be working in dentistry and is looking forward to many years helping Dr. Lide and the community. She grew up and currently lives in Sherman. Madison is an artist and loves to draw. She also enjoys cooking and trying new recipes. In her spare time, she loves to catch up on her favorite TV shows.