Dr. Matthew Hicks, DDS

Dr. Hicks is our AWESOME dentist who join the Bayview Family in July of 2018. His charming smile and caring approach has won the hearts of our patients. Dr. Hicks believes that relocating teeth to a healthier position is the best thing one can do for their teeth. He is dedicated to not only creating beautiful smiles but correcting the bite as well. He has taken countless hours and attended endless courses to become one of Galveston counties top and most knowledgeable Invisalign providers. Passionate about continuing his education, Dr. Hicks spends around 300 hours per year taking advanced courses to improve and create an environment that puts an emphasis on quality patient care and comfort. Dr. Hicks is recently married to his college sweetheart, Cydni. They have one cat and one dog. In his spare time he enjoys spending time on the beach and fishing.


Dr. Kyle Hale, DDS

Dr. Hale brings a unique approach to the dental practice. His outgoing character and AWESOME sense of humor keeps our patients laughing, comfortable and relaxed when in the dental chair. Dr. Hale is committed to staying up to date on the most recent literature and technology and believes that evidence-based dentistry is the foundation of the modern dental practice. Dr. Hale spends around 300 hours per year taking courses. Dr. Hale is married to his college sweetheart, Kalli who is also a dentist and they have three children. In his spare time he enjoys racing his race car at the racing tracks and spending time with his beautiful family.


Michele Billiot - Office Manager

Michele has been with Bayview Dental since 1999. She was a dental assistant for many years before venturing to the front office where she worked her way to becoming the office manager. Michele is awesome at making sure our patients get the treatment they need and deserve and help them find ways to finance with options that fit comfortably into their lifestyle. She treats all that walk through the door like family. Michele has 3 daughters, two in college and one that has not quite hit high school yet. In her spare time she enjoys attending concerts and traveling.


Keely Deering - Patient Coordinator

Keely is the newest member of our team. Keely is the welcoming voice you will hear when you call the office. She is a master at dental insurance and can help verify all your benefits for you. She is also great at getting you scheduled for an appointment that works best with your schedule. Keely is sure to make you feel that you have called the right place for all your dental needs. In her spare time she enjoys hanging out with her 4 fur babies and her niece.


Frances Aceves - Dental Assistant

Frances is our RDA and has worked for Bayview Dental since 2002. Frances loves working with patients and helping them achieve the smile they desire. She is committed to continuing to learn new technology in everyday dentistry. She takes several continuing education classes a year. Frances’s big smile and kind heart makes our patients feel right at home. Frances is married, has 5 adult children and 17 grandchildren. In her spare time she enjoys gardening and going dancing with her husband.


Alycia Hardin - Dental Assistant

Alycia is our RDA and joined the Bayview team this year. She has been a dental assistant since 2003. She enjoys meeting new patients and interacting with our family of patients. Alycia is wonderful with making our patients feel comfortable and at ease during their visit. She also loves making them laugh and brings a positive attitude and friendly spirit to the office. Committed to her patient’s oral health care, she takes several continuing education courses a year. Alycia is married to her high school sweetheart and together they have 3 children. In her spare time she enjoys traveling and exercising.


Tiffany Forester - Dental Assistant

Tiffany is our RDA that began working with Bayview Dental this year. She loves making patients feel confident with their smile. Her warm smile and gentle technique makes our patients feel relaxed and comfortable as if they were at home. Tiffany is committed to keeping up with her continuing education to provide the best treatment to our patients. Tiffany is married, has two children and one on the way. In her spare time she enjoys taking on new adventures with her family and spending time with her fur babies.


Mandi Hare - Hygienist

Mandi is our RDH, she received her dental hygiene license in 1998 from The University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston. Through her years of practicing dental hygiene she has come to develop close relationships with her patients, bringing her back to her hometown of Texas City. Mandi thrives on the latest technologies that dentistry has to offer and she’s excited to be working with Dr. Hale and Dr. Hicks in order to provide her patients with the best quality service around. She is sure to make you feel like a part of our family here at Bayview Dental with her relaxed approach to providing you with excellent dental care. Mandi is married to her childhood sweetheart and together they raise 2 beautiful daughters. When not serving in church ministries they spend their weekends at horse shows and cheer competitions.


Erin Rusin - Hygienist

Erin is our RDH, she worked in the dental field for over 5 years as a dental assistant and became a registered dental hygienist in 2015. She is excited to be part of an office that provides outstanding care and compassion for their patients on a daily basis. She has loved working with our patients to help them achieve a clean, healthy smile to prevent oral diseases, protect their teeth, gums and total health.You are sure to feel like family when you sit on her chair. Erin is married and has 5 fur babies. In her spare time she enjoys volunteering at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and spending time with family and friends.