Dr. Catherine Carothers grew up in Liberty, Texas. After high school, she attended The University of Texas at Austin and graduated in 2002 with a degree in Biology. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2006 from University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
Dr. Carothers met her husband and fellow dentist, Dr. Corey Carothers, in dental school. Shortly after their wedding they moved to San Marcos to begin their careers and start a family together. Dr. Carothers had the opportunity to practice in several diverse clinical settings prior to joining Carothers Family Dental. She has extensive experience in treating children, which has been a great asset to this practice. In addition to practicing dentistry, Dr. Carothers also handles all practice administration responsibilities for Carothers Family Dental.
Dr. Carothers is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, and the River District Dental Society. She is involved in the San Marcos community and is a board member for YoungLife. Kids, community and Christ are Dr. Carothers’ main priorities and fuel her desire to help where able.
In her free time, Dr. Carothers enjoys spending time with her husband, Corey, their daughter Cate, and their sons Christopher and Charlie. Being a mother is her favorite job. She can be found volunteering at her children’s school, helping with after school activities, and doing anything and everything her family needs. She also enjoys traveling, reading a good book and being outdoors.