The dental practice team at Dental Wellness Center is proud to provide you with expert consultation and treatment.

Dr. Dean Harmison, DDS

Shirley Harmison BS, Master in Environmental Science

Dr. Dean and Shirley Harmison practice biological mercury-free safe dentistry. Their goal is to treat patients in the most healthy, caring, holistic way possible and to share information about dental wellness so they can make educated decisions about their oral health. We recognize that the teeth and associated structures are part of the whole body-mind-body-spirit!


Shirley and Dean  Harmison have been teaching stress management for over 35 years and have studied extensively in India, Canada, and the US with several renowned teachers.


Modern technology, regular continuing education, and an eye on current developments in eco dentistry research: we do everything to ensure your oral health will have expert and safe treatment. Our relaxed atmosphere and friendly service go hand in hand - naturally.

Dr. Sam Duran, DDS

Dr. Duran is our latest addition to our integrative, holistic team- he brings 22 years of experience and Zirconia Implants as well.


Dr. Samuel Duran was born in McAllen, TX, and is the father of 6 children - 3 boys and 3 girls. He graduated from the University of Texas-Pan American and was then accepted to Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry on an academic scholarship. Dr. Duran is an artist, and before becoming a dentist he was a custom jeweler.


After receiving his degree in 1994, Dr. Duran has gone on to many different aspects of dentistry, but most of all loves cosmetic dentistry and how people walk out feeling confident with a beautiful smile. He is witty, creative, artistic, and funny, and is able to think outside the box. Dr. Duran has developed several alternative modalities of treatment and prevention of dental disease. He is here to help you get the smile of your dreams and can't wait to meet you!

Paul Martinez

Paul is a San Antonio, Texas native with three years of work in the dental industry. I enjoy fishing and camping pretty much anything outside with my spare time with family and friends. I am happy to be part of the team here at the Dental Wellness Center and I am looking forward to creating lasting relationships with the patients along with providing the best dental care possible helping to enrich patients’ lives with healthy mouths and smiles.