About

Who We Are

South Austin Dental Associates has over 37 years of experience and provides patients with the highest level of care and compassion. It is this level of experience and care that sets South Austin Dental Associates apart. From the first time you set foot in the door to the time you leave you will feel welcome and at ease. The entire staff makes every effort to make you feel comfortable and address your oral care needs.
Dr. Butcher believes everyone should have the best smile possible, and his experience and cutting edge technology help each of his patients reach this goal. If you are looking for caring and compassionate dentistry, look no further than Dr. Butcher and the staff at South Austin Dental Associates. Call or contact us today for an appointment.

Our team

Our team's main goal at South Austin Dental Associates is to educate and help our patients with their dental needs. We are always ready and willing to answer any questions or concerns that our patients have.


JoyceJoyce, Office/Business Manager

Joyce was born and raised in New Jersey. Married a Texas boy and became Texan. She taught Pre-K for years and then got interested in Dentistry after her daughter became a Dental Hygienist.
Joyce has been with Dr. Butcher for 30 years and takes care of all business activities.
Joyce has 4 children, 4 Grandchildren and 1 Great Grandchild. She loves shopping with her girls and just being with her family.


BarbaraBarbara, Scheduling/Financial Coordinator

Barbara spent her early years in Maryland. She came to Texas in the 70's after a few years in Germany. In her free time, she enjoys live music, reading, crocheting and spending time with her two children. Barbara has over 30 years experience in the dental/medical field and has been with Dr. Butcher since 2001.


AprilApril, Registered Dental Hygienist

April is a native Texan, raised in a small town in the Big Thicket. She is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University, where she earned her BS in Biology. She is a graduate of Lamar Institute of Technology where she earned her Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She joined our practice in May 2002 and has been enthusiastically and professionally taking care of our patients hygiene needs for 14 years.
In her free time she enjoys being with her family, scrapbooking, reading.


KristieKristie, Dental Assistant

Kristie grew up in Illinois and was a Dental Assistant there for 25 years before deciding to move to Austin for warmer winters. In her free time she enjoy being outdoors, spending time with her friends, family and 3 dogs.
Kristie has been a Dental Assistant for Dr. Butcher since 2012 and enjoys meeting and getting to know the patients.


CindyCindy RDA/Insurance Coordinator

Cindy was born in Georgetown, Texas. She moved to Austin, where she graduated from Lanier High School and later finished Dental Assisting School.
Cindy has been with South AUstin Dental Associates for 6 years. She enjoys helping in all areas of Dental Assisting, insurance filling and helping as needed around the office. Cindy loves to spend her weekends making homemade crafts and enjoys spending time outdoors with friends and family.