All our professionals at Elite Family Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Kelly West, DDS
Dr. Kelly West has been a mid-cities native the majority of her life. After growing up in Hurst, Texas, she now resides in Fort Worth with her husband Joel and their sons Grayson and Grady.
Upon graduation from L.D. Bell High School she attended Austin College in Sherman, Texas. She graduated in 1999 with a Bachelor's degree in biology. While attending Austin College, she played for the nationally ranked women's basketball team. Dr. West then went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas in May of 2003. During her final year at Baylor she was chosen to be a faculty extender in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department. Upon graduation from dental school Dr. West became an associate in a thriving private practice in Colleyville, Texas for almost seven years. In 2010 she started her own office to proudly serve the Saginaw area residents. Providing technologically advanced and quality care to every patient is a rewarding aspect of practicing family and cosmetic dentistry for Dr. West.
Dr. West is a member of several organizations including the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, and the Fort Worth District Dental Society. When not in the office, she often attends local and national meetings to further her dental knowledge and continue her dental education.
Aside from dentistry, Dr. West enjoys spending time with Joel and her boys, extended family, and close friends. Other interests include participating in various athletic events, cycling, cultural arts, attending concerts and social gatherings. She also enjoys involvement in volunteer organizations in the area and lending a helpful hand, or fundraising effort when needed. She has previously participated in dental mission trips to Mexico to deliver dentistry to those in need.
Dr. Michael Bell
Dr. Bell is a native Texan. He graduated with honors from Texas A&M University and Baylor College of Dentistry . He owned a private practice in Bedford, Texas for years until retiring. After years of continuing education and clinical testing, Dr. Bell is one of 6% of all Texas Dentists who obtained Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry (MAGD).
Beyond that, he earned the Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition (LLSR) award which involved extensive continuing education and community service. Less than 1% of AGD members have received this prestigious award. Dr. Bell has collaborated with renowned dental clinicians to focus on technical excellence in cosmetic and restorative dentistry.
He and his wife, Elaine currently reside in Colleyville and are blessed with two sons, daughter in-laws, and four grandchildren. Dr. Bell is passionate about family, friends, dentistry, travel, photography, and fishing.
Front Office Staff
Sara Phillips, RDA- Office Manager
Sara graduated from dental assisting school in 2005. Sara has been apart of our dental practice since 2016.
She has worked in nearly all aspects of the dental practice from being chair side with the patient and dentist, to managing all cares and concerns of the patients. She loves learning about and watching the wonderful advancements in the dental community and loves to help create beautiful smiles. Sara helps you plan your next visit with us and can answer any of the financial questions you may have to move forward with your care. Sara cares about building a relationship with you and expects only the highest level of care to be given to all our patients.
Sara and her husband, Daniel, married in 2006 and were blessed with two wonderful children, her son Kane and daughter Lennon. In her spare time, when they are not with family or friends she enjoys her farm lifestyle. Sara has many animals and enjoys caring for all of them.
Kammy Arment, RDH
Kammy has been in the dental field since 2003 and practicing as a dental hygienist since 2014. Kammy has been apart of our dental practice since 2015.
She provides exceptional care to our patients and we are grateful to have her. Kammy takes pride in providing dental education to her patients and assisting them in obtaining optimal oral health. She resides in Decatur, TX with her husband and 2 kids. She enjoys spending time off with family and friends when she isn't treating and caring for her patients.
Kristin Byam, RDH
Kristin, a Registered Dental Hygienist and 2008 graduate of Tarrant County College. Kristin has been apart of our dental practice since 2017.
Her friendly personality, kind smile and dedication to educating her patients are just a few of the many great qualities that Kristin shares with everyone she meets. Kristin enjoys learning about new preventive products and modalities to treat dry mouth, gingivitis and periodontal disease to provide our patients with the best care possible. Originally from the mountains of Truckee, California, she now resides in Fort Worth. Kristin and her husband, Darian, have two children, Samuel and Gwyneth. When not working and taking care of kids, Kristin is working out at Camp Gladiator, or at the gym.