2035 Fort Worth Hwy, Suite 500, Weatherford, TX 76086 Located in the Baylor Building   817-598-1900
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Meet The Staff

Meet the Staff and Doctors of Shelby Dental

Whatever dental concern you have, you deserve to be treated by someone who is caring and knowledgeable about proper courses of treatment. At Shelby Dental, we're proud to have a full staff of dental care professionals who are committed to making your treatment as pleasant as possible.

We invite you to read some more about our highly trained and certified staff and doctors below. When you're ready, call us for an appointment of drop by our locally owned and operated office for some more information!

Dr. Michael D. Shelby, DMD

Dr. Shelby grew up in Lewistown, Montana, surrounded by a brother and father who are also dentists. His dental education was received at Nova Southeastern University in Florida and he returned to practice dentistry in Montana for 10 years after graduating.

Dr. Shelby moved to Texas with his wife and three daughters in 2013 and then had the joy of having another daughter. His family attends Greenwood Baptist Church, enjoys exercising, hiking, and playing team sports in the local community. 

In his spare time, Dr. Shelby educates himself about the latest technologies and advances in the dental field. 
"I enjoy spending time with my patients and let them know the prevention and treatment options available to them."

Dr. Darrel G. Vaughn, DDS

Born and raised in San Saba, Texas, Dr. Vaughn graduated from Baylor University. He then attended the University of Texas Health Science Center for his dental education.

After graduating, Dr. Vaughn committed 23 years to the United States Navy as a Dental Officer. His service ended in September of 2016 with a Captain's rank. 

Dr. Vaughn continues to serve his community alongside Dr. Shelby, as they provide high-quality and advanced dental care to the Weatherford community. 

As a resident of Willow Park, Dr. Vaughn spends time with his family and enjoys hunting, fishing, and camping. 

Candace Hardin, Office Manager

Candace is a native of Weatherford, Texas and has been working in the dentistry industry for 7 years. 

Candace is happy to work with doctors who appreciate every patient that they treat. Candace likes exercising and spending time with family and friends in her free time.

Bethany Rafliff, RDA, Dental Assistant

Bethany was born in Breckenridge, Texas and is a recent graduate of the Dental Assistant program at Kaplan College in Ft. Worth, Texas, finishing her education in 2015.

She enjoys educating her patients about oral hygiene and is also certified to conduct x-rays and CPR in the event of an emergency. She assists with fillings, crowns, bridges, extractions, and denture procedures. 
Bethany Rafliff, RDA, Dental Assistant

Dianna Cocanour, RDH, Dental Hygienist

Dianna graduated from Tarrant County College in Hurst, Texas and has been practicing dental hygiene for 19 years. 

When Dianna is not in the office helping to maintain beautiful smiles, she is traveling with her husband or spending time with their 6 grandchildren. 

Kelli Ebeling, RDH, Dental Hygienst

Kelli obtained her degree in Dental Hygiene from Blinn College in 2003. She enjoys working one on one with patients and loves getting to know them and their families
Kelli and her husband moved to Weatherford in 2010 and welcomed their daughter in 2012. She keeps them very busy, but Kelli loves spending time with family, friends and traveling when she can.

Megan Cates, RDA, Dental Assistant

Megan Cates, RDA, Dental Assistant

Megan has been a dental assistant for 9 years, taking a few breaks here and there to stay at home with her children. She was born and raised in Mineral Wells, Texas. She and her husband have two beautiful children, Kylee and Kane. 

Megan is proud to help patients create and maintain beautiful smiles which bring them confidence. When she's not working, Megan likes to spend time with her family and attend her daughter's sports games.

Mignonne Sandoval, RDH, Dental Hygienist

Mignonne began her career as a dental assistant. After 5 years, she attended Dental Hygiene school at Tarrant County College. Overall, she's been practicing dental hygiene for 20 years now and loves helping people with oral hygiene. 

Mignonne was born and raised in Ft. Worth, Texas and likes spending time outdoors. When she's not in the office, she enjoys gardening and being with her husband and two dogs. 
Mignonne Sandoval, RDH, Dental Hygienist
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