Meet The Doctors

Meet The Dental Team At Leon Springs Family Dental

Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. We recognize that our patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in us and our team. That is just one reason why we value each and every patient relationship.

We appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about our San Antonio dental practice, our team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.


Cherie S. Kozelsky, D.D.S.

Dr. Cherie earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas.  She believes in an honest and individualized approach to treatment planning and patient education, as well as building a professional relationship with patients and colleagues. She is committed to remaining current on the latest dental techniques with ongoing continuing education and involvement in the prestigious Seattle Study Club, San Antonio District Dental Society, American Dental Association as well as the Texas Dental Association.  When not busy practicing dentistry, Dr. Cherie enjoys traveling, working out and spending time with her husband & 3 children.

Timothy W. Kozelsky, D.D.S.

Dr. Tim is dedicated to providing outstanding general and cosmetic dental care to his patients. He earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston, Texas. Dr. Tim stays current with the latest advances in dentistry by regularly attending study clubs & continuing education courses in cosmetic, restorative, implant and laser dentistry. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Texas Dental Association, San Antonio District Dental Society and Seattle Study Club- Excellence in Restorative Dentistry. Dr. Tim enjoys watching sports, skiing, traveling & spending time with his family.

Laura Duhring, DDS

Dr. Laura Duhring was raised in Virginia. She attended the University of Pittsburgh for her undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences. She returned to Virginia to attend Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry where she earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery. While at VCU, she served as a lead coordinator for Missions of Mercy, completed a senior selective in Endodontics, and a mentorship in Oral Medicine. Following dental school, she moved to San Antonio to complete a 2-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency at UT Health San Antonio.

During this time, she focused on training in advanced dental techniques including: implant dentistry, IV sedation, oral surgery, esthetic procedures, digital dentistry, and much more. 

Dr. Duhring is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the Texas Academy of General Dentistry. She has a passion for serving others through dentistry, having participated in international medical mission trips to Honduras, Jamaica, and Guatemala, as well as many locally. 
In her spare time, Dr. Duhring enjoys spending time with her husband, John, and their boston terrier, Lola. Together they enjoy traveling, being active outdoors, and exploring all things Texas!

Dr. Duhring is dedicated to delivering the highest quality dental care while maintaining patient comfort as her top priority. She is very excited to join the Leon Springs Family Dental team and looks forward to meeting you soon!