307 Childress Drive, Rockdale, TX 76567

About Us

Patrick O’Malley, D.D.S.

Sabal Dental Rockdale is thrilled to announce that we have welcomed Dr. Patrick O’Malley, to our practice.

Dr. O’Malley possesses the highest level of qualifications and is highly skilled in all phases of general dentistry, including oral surgery, root canal treatment, laser periodontal treatment, and implants. Dr. O’Malley brings 32 years of experience, earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Loyola University in Maywood, IL, and residing in Texas for the last several years. In addition, he has completed rigorous continuing education in neuromuscular dentistry for treatment of TMJ disorders, at Las Vegas Institute, as well as continuing education training series in implants at UCLA.

Dr. O’Malley has been married to his wife Leatha, for 31 years and they have two children.

We feel confidant that Dr. O’Malley will continue to provide you and your family with the best possible care and compassion, along with our same wonderful team that you all know and love.

Our Team

Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.

Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to communicate well with our patients and provide the best care possible.


Kelly Kovar – Registered Dental Hygienist

Kelly is a graduate of Coastal Bend College. Her certifications and trainings include:

Nitrous oxide sedation
MI paste
In-office whitening (Sapphire™ Whitening System)

Kelly regularly attends continuing education courses. Recent courses include:

Sugar and diet directly related to decay
Street drugs (Meth Mouth)
Periodontal disease and systemic links
Diabetes and gingival health
How to treat the pediatric patient

Kelly and her husband John have two children: Kelsey and Kaden. Outside the office, Kelly enjoys exercising, being with family and friends, watching her kids play baseball and softball, and shopping.


Felicia Alexander – Registered Dental Assistant

A Rockdale native, Felicia began her dental career in 2007. She obtained an Associated in Science degree from Blinn College. While waiting for her acceptance into the dental hygiene program, she was introduced to the world of dental assisting. Felicia became a Registered Dental Assistant in 2008 and never looked back. Along with her RDA, she is certified in CPR and first aid. She has also attended the Academy of GP Orthodontics Assistants Course in 2010. Felicia has been married to her husband, Jerad, for nine years. They have one daughter, Isabella. In her spare time, she enjoys staying active, scrapbooking, and spending time with her entire family.


Tiffany Galvan – Registered Dental Assistant

Tiffany was born and raised in Rockdale. Tiffany began her dental career in 2000 while attending college at ITT Technical Institute. Upon graduating and entering the field of her degree, she found that dentistry was were her heart was and obtained her certification as a Registered Dental Assistant. She is also certified in CPR and first aid and continues to stay up to date on continuing education.

Tiffany and her husband, Mitchell, have a son, Tristan, and a daughter, Kinley. When she’s away from the office, Tiffany likes spending time with family and friends, camping, shopping, and reading.


Chris Lewis – Front Desk/Financial Coordinator

As the Financial Consultant for Dr. O’Malley’s office, Chris’ job is to help people construct a plan to restore their mouth. Whether its a couple of fillings or a full mouth restoration, she is there to provide guidance and direction to all patients. It’s very fulfilling for Chris to lead this process and, in many cases, transform a person’s life. Being a part of that has always been her favorite part of her work. In her spare time, Chris competes in Endurance riding on her horses, runs, travels and helps her husband with their farm and cattle.


Laci Oldham – Office/Hygiene Coordinator

As front office/hygiene coordinator, Laci will be the first and last face you see while at Dr. O’Malley’s office. Laci has been in the dental field for 10 years. She has worked every position from dental assistant to sterilization tech, but enjoys working the front desk best. Laci grew up in Shamrock, TX but has lived in Giddings for the last 6 years. She has two children; a son, Hayden and daughter Kinley. In her free time she likes playing with her chocolate lab; Ammo, spending time with family, eating good BBQ and going to the lake.

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