Meet Us

Dentist in New Braunfels, TX

All professionals at Herring Family Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

The Doctors

Dr. Tami Herring

Dr. Tami Herring-Sahni was born in San Marcos, TX. Growing up in New Braunfels, Dr. Tami has many memories of the area and especially her mother’s dental practice. She graduated from New Braunfels High School in 1990 then furthered her education at Texas Tech University in Lubbock graduating in 1994 with Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry. Dr. Tami went to dental school at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston and graduated in 1999. She then completed a Hospital Residency at Hermann Hospital in 2000. Dr. Tami has been practicing dentistry for over 17 years now.

Dr. Tami worked full time here at Herring Family Dental until her daughter Saura was born in 2007. In 2009 she had twin boys, Kolton and Konner. Dr. Tami now practices dentistry full time. She enjoys cooking, traveling and reading as well as spending time with her children.  Dr. Tami wants to enjoy the happy and healthy family that she has been blessed with. 

Dr. Tami is a member of the United Methodist Church, Moms of Preschoolers, River District Dental Society, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and American Society of

Dr. Patricia Herring

I opened Herring Family Dental on July 13, 1983. It was an honor and privilage to serve many patients over the years. I am pleased and happy that my daughter, Dr. Tami Herring has taken over the practice. I retired from patient care but not from caring about patients. I still come to the office frequently and look forwardto seeing you and catching up on how you are doing! 

Amanda, RDH -Hygienist

Amanda has been practicing dental hygiene since 1995 and joined Herring Family Dental in 1997. Amanda loves cooking, the outdoors, and spending as much time as possible with her husband and daughter. She is eager to make your dental appointment as pleasant as possible, please call.

Sara, RDH - Hygienist

I was born and raise in the Austin area. I love spending time with my husband, baby girl and two dogs. I've been in the dental field since 2010 and recently obtained my degree in dental hygiene in 2017. Smiles are a big part of my why I love my job. Comfort is priority, so I would be happy to make your dental experience enjoyable.

Office Staff

Summer, RDA - Registered Dental Assistant 

Hello, I am Summer, I was born and raised here in New Braunfels with my family. I enjoy spending time outdoors with my boyfriend Eric and our fur- babies Dax and Eleanor. I graduated from Kaplan College in Febuary of 2015 and was a member of the honors society for academic achievement throughout the term. I am a registered dental assistant but you may see me all around the office. I look forward to seeing all our patients old and new for many years to come. 

Kristy, RDA - Registered Dental Assistant 

I was born and raised in Katy Tx, where I was an RDA for 16 years, then I got married and relocated to New Braunfels where I joined Herring Family Dental. I enjoy spending time with my husband and our 3 dogs. 

Tracey - Receptionist 

I was born in to an airforce family and raised in Europe, Asia, and finally settling in San Marcos at Texas State University. I graduated with degrees in Respiratory Therapy and Health Administration and practiced RT for over 20 years. Once becoming an empty nester I put my administrative degree to work and have been a part of the Herring Family Dental practice since March 2013. I love to travel and spending time with my number one dog, a chiweenie, Pete.