Meet Our Staff
Hearing Aid Coordinator
Team member since 2016, Lorena is originally a California native, but made the transition to Texas at the age of 12. She works closely with administration, staff, and patients in order to provide a more satisfying patient experience. She is passionate about patient care and strives to exude excellent customer service. Lorena is also responsible for keeping the lines of communication open between Tejas Ear, Nose and Throat and Tejas Hearing Aid Center. She works closely alongside Dr. Mendez to ensure that our hearing aid patients’ needs are taken care of and works diligently to provide the best quality of care possible. Lorena is currently pursuing a degree in the medical field. In her spare time, she likes to go out and explore the Austin area, enjoy new eateries around town or cozy up with a good book.
Originally from Lubbock, Texas, Tabby has lived in the Austin area with her fiancé and their two young sons since 2016. Tabby comes to Tejas Ear, Nose and Throat with over eleven years of experience in the medical field. Her favorite part about working at Tejas ENT is the ability to interact closely with patients, assist Dr. Tamez in procedures, and witness first-hand the life changing results patients experience after surgery. Tabby enjoys sports (hook 'em horns!), venturing out for hikes around the beautiful Austin trails, fishing, and relaxing at the lake.
Mandy comes to Tejas Ear, Nose and Throat with over seven years of medical experience. She loves working closely with our patients and their families. Mandy is a California native but has been in the Austin area for the last two years. She lives with her husband and five year old daughter. Mandy enjoys doing outdoor activities with her family such as hanging out at the lake, playing sports, or spending a day at the beach. She values quality family time; therefore, she and her husband make an effort to visit their hometowns regularly.
Front Desk Coordinator
Brittany was born and raised in Austin and has been in the medical field since 2013. She possesses strong communication skills, a calm and pleasant demeanor, and an innate ability to be warm and compassionate. Brittany takes pleasure in being the first one to greet and assist our patients. On her spare time, Brittany enjoys quality family time with her six year old daughter and shopping.
Amy has over five years of experience in the medical field. You will feel at ease with Amy during your surgery process because she is attentive, compassionate, and detail oriented. Amy will ensure all of your questions and concerns are answered and addressed. She is dedicated to excellent customer service! Amy is originally from Michigan but considers Texas her home. On her spare time, she enjoys cooking, reading, and spending quality time with her two kids and husband.
Shannon, an Army Reservist, joins Tejas with just over 7 years of experience in the medical field. Shannon strives to make a difference in the lives of others and enjoys seeing the medical improvement in patients we treat. When she isn't caring for our patients or deployed, she loves to travel and enjoys football - gig 'em!