HARLINGEN — On a daily basis, pediatric dentist Linda Burke works toward helping children gain healthy teeth and beautiful smiles.
Soon, she will begin using her years of experience and skills toward monitoring and ensuring the health of patients throughout Texas is protected.
Gov. Greg Abbott recently appointed Burke, owner of Burke Children’s Dentistry, to the State Board of Dental Examiners, which regulates the practice of dentistry and dental hygiene.
“I’m honored the governor chose me to serve in that capacity,” Burke said. “I want to do my best, try hard and represent everyone the best way I can.”