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Our Staff


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Rachel Hardy

Practice Manager

Rachel Hardy has a Bachelor of Science in Business from the University of Phoenix. She joined our team in November 2019 after 25 years in healthcare administration. Rachel relocated to Tennessee Colony in 2016 from the Spring/Woodlands area. She is married to Chuck and together they have six sons, one daughter, and four grandchildren. When she is not at work, she and her husband love to spend time with their grandkids, as well as hunting, and watching movies. Her family attends Friendship Baptist Church in Blackfoot, Texas.


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Larry Salter

Financial Manager

Larry Salter has been employed with us since October 2002. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Stephen F. Austin State University. He came with over 20 years of insurance, management, and project related experience.


Amy Henderson, LVN

Clinical Staff

Amy joined us again just recently in November 2021.  She originally started with us in 2014 as a part time student , she became a medical assistant, received her phlebotomy certification, and affter a few years received her LVN. After being with us for 5 years she went on to expand her knowledge in wound care, long term care, rehab, and Home Health. She believes working in the medical field is so rewarding because there is always someone that can use help in some way.  When she is not working, she is spending time with her husband Kevin, and their three kids, ages 18,14, and 2. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors, traveling, and seeing new places and things.





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Faith Rodriquez, MA

Clinical Staff

Faith Rodriquez, MA joined our team in April 2019 as a receptionist. She has worked to become one of our wonderful medical assistants. Prior to joining our team, she had seven years' experience in the medical field. Faith is a Certified Medical Assistant, a Non-certified X-ray technician, and a certified phlebotomist. She has a passion for helping people and brings that passion to work with her every single day. Faith has a four-year-old daughter who can light up any room and is sure to keep Faith on her toes when she's not at work. She loves music and watching her daughter participate in sports and dance. Faith is active in her community and will always meet our patients with a warm attitude and a smile on her face.


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Sandra Esparza, MA, NCT

Clinical Staff

Sandra Esparza, MA, NCT joined our team May of 2020 as a phlebotomist and has expanded her knowledge to become a medical assistant and a non-certified Xray technician (NCT). Sandra is bilingual and is a great team player, always with a wonderful attitude, and always helping where needed. In her free time, she enjoys going to watch her nine nieces/nephews play sports, and spending as much time with her sisters, mother and roomie. She is currently planning on attending University of Texas at Tyler to receive her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing.


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Rosa Molina-Torres, MA

Clinical Staff

Rosa Molina-Torres, MA joined our team in May 2021 with many years of experience as a medical assistant. Bilingual and a great team player, Rosa is originally from California. She is married to Jose and lives in Tennessee Colony. Together they have seven children. In her free time, she enjoys riding with the top down in her convertible, reading, going to the beach, and riding a motorcycle.


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Rebecca McGuffey


Rebecca McGuffey is our Ultrasound technologist. She provides our patients with high-quality imaging. She is a highly skilled technologist who has been registered by the American Registry for Diagnostics Medical Sonography (ARDMS) in general ultrasound with specialties in abdomen, OB/GYN and breast imaging since 2007, vascular ultrasound since 2007, and adult echo since 2011. After obtaining her degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography in 2007, she began her career at Palestine Regional Medical Center where she was employed before joining our team in November 2020. Becky has been married to John for thirty years. Together they have five children and 12 grandchildren. Family is everything to Becky. Her spare time is spent caring for her parents and multitasking several family businesses.



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Laura Luna

Administrative Staff

Laura Luna is our certified medical biller and insurance verification coordinator who joined our team in July 2012. She has previous customer service experience and is bilingual. Laura was born in Georgia, moved to Palestine when she was 15, and graduated from PHS in 2007. She is engaged to marry her beloved Giovanni. Laura has a daughter and is very involved in soccer (GO FC UNITED!). Laura loves animals, the environment and is a vegetarian. When not at work or at soccer games, Laura enjoys watching movies, being with friends, and being an activist.


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Alisa McAlpine

Administrative Staff

Alisa McAlpine is our medical biller/coder. She joined our team in December 2020 with more than 25 years of experience in health care. Originally from South Texas, Alisa moved to Palestine in 2001 from Alaska. Married to her truck driver husband, Tom, they live in Hilltop Lakes. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and her horses.


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Dorothy Housler

Administrative Staff

Dorothy Housler joined our team in January 2020 as a receptionist. She has over eight years’ experience in receptionist positions. Dorothy lives in Dew with her husband, Brandon, and her two daughters. The family has a variety of animals; two dogs "Rocky and Tank", "Whiskers" the cat, two mice "Rascal and Winston" and a turtle named "Ninja". When not at work, Dorothy enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys going on cruises and swimming.


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Sydney Adams

Administrative Staff

Sydney Adams is another one of our friendly faced receptionists. She joined our team in September 2021. Sydney was born and raised in Palestine and has over seven years of experience in customer service. When Sydney is not working you can usually find her behind a camera as she enjoys photography. In her downtime, apart from work and photography, she loves spending time with her husband, Cullen, and her young daughter.


Stephani "Nickie" Tritico, LVN

Clinical Staff

Stephani "Nickie" Tritico, LVN joined our team in April 2018. She has previous experience with home health care and geriatric nursing. Nicki is currently working part time as our chronic care management nurse and is continuing her education to become an RN. She is married to Tony and they have two daughters that are full of energy and creativity. Both of her daughters go to Slocum ISD, where she was raised and went to school. When not working or studying Nicki enjoys gardening, woodworking, and sketching. She also enjoys fishing with her family, going to the lake and visiting the coast.

Sycamore Medical Clinic
1021 S. Sycamore St.
Palestine, TX 75801
Phone: 430-219-0843
Fax: 903-729-5640
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