Dr. Todd Ehrlich, DDS, FAGD

Dr. Todd Ehrlich has practiced in the Austin area since 1998. He attended the dental school in San Antonio where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was President of his class. He also served as the president of the dental school’s alumni association. This was the #1 dental school in the nation as ranked by US News and World Report.

When Dr. Ehrlich is not providing the latest technological advancements in dentistry for his patients, he is lecturing about them. Dr. Ehrlich is a consultant and lecturer for the highest technology in dentistry. His training courses are well-known in the dental CAD/CAM world, and he has his training center (The Digital Enamel Education Center) next door to Smile Designs. He will be glad to give you a tour of the dental training room, and discuss the latest in dentistry.

Dr. Ehrlich and Kristine eloped to Fredericksburg one day, and have two fantastic boys.

Erika Yager, RDH


Erika graduated Magna Cum Laude from Minnesota State University.  She has a bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene.   Nothing is more important to her than her family, and she is an avid runner.   She is excited to help you and your family achieve their best dental care.


Kristine Ehrlich, Treatment Coordinator


Kristine has been married to Dr. Ehrlich since 1995 and they have 2 beautiful boys. She enjoys working with her husband and has been in the dental field since 1985. In her spare time, Kristine enjoys spending time volunteering with the homeless through Mobile Loaves and Fishes and caring for their horses and peafowl.

Hallie Snyder, Office Manager



Hallie moved to Austin from Amarillo in 1998 after graduating with a B.S. in Sports and Exercise Medicine from West Texas A&M University. She has been with Dr. Ehrlich and Smile Designs since the beginning. She enjoys country music shows and sporting events with friends. Her main passion is centered on volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, which has led to establishing her own non-profit, Help Make it a Home. It is a unique endeavor transforming children’s lives one room at a time. When you call the office you will know it’s Hallie from the welcome voice and can-do attitude.

Cindy Barbee, RDA


Hailing from the panhandle of Florida, Cindy now calls Texas her home.  She received her dental assistant training from Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City, FL, in 2003.   She lectures with Dr. Ehrlich regarding dental technology.  She is married to Tom with two boys, Ashton and Chaz. She is an outdoor enthusiast enjoying boating and fishing. Of course there is time set aside for shopping and family time is always high on the list. Her passion for dentistry and helping patients achieve a beautiful smile keeps her motivated.