Lisa M. Treviño, DDS, FAAPD, DABPD

Lisa M. Treviño, DDS, FAAPD, DABPD
Pediatric Dentistry

At Cornerstone, we take pride in providing our very best for you and your children. Caring for their unique needs comes naturally to us, after all, we’re parents too! From lasers to orthodontics, your child is sure to get the latest and greatest there is to offer. Call today!

Cornerstone Kids Dental
17059 Stuebner Airline Rd.
Spring, TX 77379

Aesthetic Dentistry Associates

Aesthetic Dentistry Associates
Cosmetic, Implant and Sedation Dentistry

For more than thirty years, Aesthetic Dentistry Associates has been serving the Greater Houston community by providing a full range of general dentistry services with an emphasis on cosmetic, implant and sedation dentistry.

The doctors at Aesthetic Dentistry Associates are committed to patient comfort and care. “Before we begin the journey to improved health and happiness with our patients, we must first do what is all too often missing in the patient experience: listen!” says Dr. Umansky. “By investing in the latest technology, we not only provide our patients with the treatment they need, but are also fully invested in our relationship with our patients to deliver the care they deserve.”

Aesthetic Dentistry Associates has developed a special focus on sedation dentistry. Dr. Umansky explains, “Drs. Nikmard, Goldsmith and I are all certified to provide both oral and intravenous sedation. This gives our patients confidence that the procedures we perform—whether it’s a full-arch replacement of teeth in a single day with the All-on-4® system, a smile design with porcelain veneers or a routine cleaning—can all be done with a customized approach to patient comfort.”


Andrew Goldsmith, DDS Marquette University School of Dentistry; General Practice residency at the University of Colorado; Diplomate in the International Organization of Implant Dentistry; Fellow in the International Academy of Laser Dentistry; Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry

John Nikmard, DDS University of Texas San Antonio Dental School; General Practice Residency at the Long Beach Veteran’s Administration Hospital

David K. Umansky, DDS University of Texas Dental Branch Houston; Master in the Academy of General Dentistry

Pictured left to right: Dr. Nikmard and Dr. Goldsmith

Aesthetic Dentistry Associates
6818 Atascocita Rd.
Humble, TX 77346
281-446-4700 •

Vladimir Tabakman, DDS, MS

Vladimir Tabakman, DDS, MS
Orthodontist and Diamond Invisalign Provider

As a leading orthodontist in Houston, Dr. Vladimir Tabakman is on a mission to change lives with orthodontic treatment by giving people a smile they’re proud to show off and the confidence that comes with it. With two locations, Houston Orthodontic Specialists offers personalized, cutting-edge care to patients—from kids to adults—with a focus on exceptional customer service, a family-friendly atmosphere and stunning results. It’s recommended to have your child’s first orthodontic checkup by age seven.

Dr. Tabakman’s dedication to his field and patients shows. He’s been voted among the top orthodontists in Houston by H Texas magazine every year since 2007. He’s also an award-winning Invisalign provider for his breakthrough orthodontic treatments with the system of clear aligners.

Dr. Tabakman earned his Bachelor of Science degree in biology at the University of Houston and obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio. He completed his orthodontic residency at the University of Detroit Mercy. Since graduating, Dr. Tabakman hasn’t stepped back from education as he’s a believer in the importance of lifelong learning—for medical professionals in particular. He continues to attend conferences, take classes and publish his own research in scientific journals. His practice is informed by the latest research and he incorporates proven, innovative technology in order to ensure the absolute best results for his patients.

Outside of his work and volunteer efforts, Dr. Tabakman can be found spending time with his wife, daughter and son, traveling, playing sports and just enjoying life.

Houston Orthodontic Specialists

5001 Bissonnet Street, Ste 105
Bellaire, TX 77401

1510 Eldridge Pkwy, Ste. 114
Houston, TX 77077

Wayde Fawcett, DDS

Wayde Fawcett, DDS
Cosmetic Dentistry & Dental Implants

Dr. Fawcett has been providing a wide range of services in general dentistry in his hometown for over 34 years, with a special focus on cosmetic dentistry, dental implants and full smile makeovers.

One of the most popular procedures he offers is Teeth-In-One-Day, a groundbreaking alternative that allows patients to receive dental implants and a full set of new teeth all in the same day. “We provide dentistry that changes people’s lives, and in doing so, we change our own, “ says Dr. Fawcett. “Our commitment to quality governs every aspect of our work and ensures that we always exceed our clients’ expectations.”

In 2007, Dr. Fawcett was among 157 dentists to be honored with the title “Master of the Academy of General Dentistry (MAGD),” considered to be one of the most respected designations in the profession. Most recently, in 2015, Dr. Fawcett received the prestigious Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition from The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), a distinction held only by 274 of the ADG’s 39,000 members, recognizing his commitment to continuing education, community service and mentorship.

Clients of Dr. Fawcett appreciate the personal attention, warmth and genuine concern he shows each individual. His fun-loving personality and compassionate chairside manner have nurtured long-lasting relationships and loyal patients from all over the world.

SERVICES: Teeth-In-One-Day • Implants • Cosmetic Dentistry • Full Mouth Rejuvenation • Smile Makeovers • Porcelain Veneers & Crowns • Porcelain Bridges & Partials • Sleep Dentistry • Gum Disease & Hygiene Programs • TMJ /Neuromuscular Dentistry • Sleep Apnea

EDUCATION: University of Texas Dental School, Houston, TX

ACCREDITATIONS: Master of the Academy of General Dentistry (MAGD) • Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (FICOI) • Graduate of the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI)

Fawcett Center for Dentistry
13956 Cutten Road
Houston, TX 77069
281-440-6648 •

Steve L. Koo, DDS and Thomas M. Weil, DDS

Thomas M. Weil, DDS and Steve L. Koo, DDS
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Piney Point Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, renowned as the city’s premier provider of dental implants, offers the ultimate in care for the teeth, mouth and face. With more than 40 years of experience, Dr. Thomas Weil and
Dr. Steve Koo are highly qualified to perform all types of oral
and maxillofacial surgery.

At Piney Point, patient needs are paramount. The staff is committed to providing the best possible care and the office is equipped with the latest technology, including cone beam and advanced digital imaging. It’s no wonder they’ve been selected as Top Docs in both H Texas and Houstonia.

Piney Point Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
2450 Fondren, Ste. 320
Houston, TX 77063
832-924-3799 •

Brett A. Murphey, DDS

Brett A. Murphey, DDS
Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Brett Murphey and his skilled team have been pushing the envelope and leading the way in cosmetic dentistry for more than a decade. Patients include prominent figures, models, entrepreneurs and businessmen and women from all over the world with two things in common. They know that their image is critical to their self-confidence, success and perhaps most importantly, they are looking for a dentist to listen to their needs and earn their trust.

At Woodlands Family Dental, techniques are focused on bringing out your brightest and most beautiful smile.

Woodlands Family Dental
Two locations in The Woodlands
281-681-9600 •


Mitchell C. Mactier, DDS

Mitchell C. Mactier, DDS
Cosmetic & Family Dentistry

Dr. Mactier and his team welcome you to experience the difference they offer! It’s not often that you’ll find such a warm, welcoming dental office whose goal is to exceed your expectations. Dr. Mactier is a graduate of The University of Texas School of Dentistry here in Houston. He is recognized as being a highly skilled, compassionate dentist with a heart for service. Call today to experience the difference.

WEST U Family Dental
3173 W. Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77025
713-766-9600 •

Clear Lake Dental Care & Implant Center

Clear Lake Dental Care & Implant Center
Comprehensive Dentistry

Whether a patient needs routine care or full mouth rehabilitation, Dr. Das and Dr. Pham use the latest techniques and technology in order to provide the best possible patient experiences. Extensive education and experience in implant and sedation dentistry makes it possible for the team at Clear Lake Dental Care to offer life changing solutions to patients. “Sedation dentistry allows us to help so many people that have postponed dental care because of their fear and anxiety,” says Dr. Das. “Our greatest reward is to hear how a new smile has changed our patient’s life.”

Clear Lake Dental Care & Implant Center
202 W. Medical Center Blvd.
Webster, TX 77598
281-972-6742 •

Gloria H. Giraldo, DDS

Gloria H. Giraldo, DDS
Smile Sonrisa Dental

Dr. Gloria H. Giraldo has dedicated her life and love to dentistry. She earned her general dentistry degree in 1992 in Bogotá, Colombia. After practicing in her native country, she moved to Chicago with her husband where she obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 2008 from the University of Illinois at Chicago. 

To further pursue her vision to improve dental health in the community, they relocated to Houston in 2009 to start her practice. With hard work and a passion to educate her patients, she created a concept of a true patient-dentist connection and opened Smile Sonrisa Dental, a welcoming, friendly office environment equipped with advanced dental technology. The carefully assembled staff is there for you and your family from your child’s first trip to future orthodontic care to preventative exams for years down the line. Whatever your dental needs, the friendly, bilingual and family-oriented team can help you achieve a healthy mouth and beautiful smile. 

Dr. Giraldo’s mission is to help people attain a healthy smile through outstanding service, an exceptional team, and above all, by creating extraordinary, lasting relationships. Offering not only general dentistry for adults but also dentistry for kids, cosmetic dentistry, implants, periodontics, endodontics and orthodontics. Dr. Gloria Giraldo and her group of experienced dentists are confident that patients will receive quality care for all their oral health needs—where you become part of the Smile Sonrisa family.

Smile Sonrisa Dental
2406 Gessner Drive, Ste. A
Houston, TX 77080
713-465-4155 •

Bill So DDS, PA

Bill So DDS, PA
Westway Park Dental

One of Houston’s top dentists, Bill So, DDS, PA, knows a little something about service. Dr. So proudly served his country for 12 years in the United States Army during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003 and Operation Enduring Freedom in 2008 and 2010. Back in Houston now, Dr. So is dedicated to ensuring the best dental care for his patients. Having stepped away from his patients for long periods of time for army duty deployments, he felt leaving the army was necessary in order to make his patients top priority—what he strives for since he began his career—although he will always be honored to have served the country for the time he did.

By successfully completing continuing-education classes, Dr. So remains at the forefront of advancements in dental healthcare. He specializes in cosmetic and general dentistry, including Zoom Whitening, Invisible Braces, veneers, crowns, fillings and dental checkups. His office is equipped with the latest in dental technology, such as digital x-rays, which are beneficial in educating his patients. In addition, Dr. So is certified in intravenous sedation to allow patients further relaxation during procedures.

“My primary concern is for the health and well-being of my patients. I want them to feel relaxed and comfortable from the beginning of their treatment and into recovery,” says Dr. So. “Our team works hard to build relationships with our patients so that they feel comfortable, not only in the dental chair, but also with the decisions they make regarding their dental healthcare.”

Dr. So received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M and his Doctorate of Dental Science from the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston. He was a director on the Board of Houston Academy of General Dentistry and is a member of a number of national and local dental organizations.

Westway Park Dental
4410 Westway Park Blvd., Ste. 600
Houston, TX 77041
713-690-1900 •

TranscenDental Smiles of Memorial
13211 Memorial Dr., Ste. 200
Houston, TX 77079
281-909-4747 •

Mina Tabatabai, DDS

Mina Tabatabai, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry

As a Houston native, Dr. Mina Tabatabai is honored and excited to be named as one of Houston’s Top Dentists. At the age of 15, Dr. Mina decided she wanted to be a pediatric dentist and create a fun atmosphere where children felt comfortable visiting the dentist. She is a proud alumni of the University of Houston Honors College and obtained her Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) and Pediatric Dental Residency Certificate at Howard University. She fulfilled her goal of providing outstanding dental care and sharing her positive spirit with her patients by establishing Minali Dental. Her colorful office is filled with toys, games, and technology to help make the experience more pleasant for each of her patients.

Gentle, personalized, and quality dental care is the mission at Minali Dental. As a mother of two sweet boys, Dr. Mina understands parent’s concerns and strives to ensure everyone is well-informed before each procedure. Dr. Mina practices conservative dentistry by treating every child as if they were her own. Parents are comforted because they are welcome in the treatment rooms and children see the same dentist at each visit. Conscious Sedation and Nitrous certified, Minali Dental has the resources to ensure a safe and healthy experience. Upon their first visit, patients become part of the Minali Dental family.

Minali Dental
7700 Fulton St., Ste. A
Houston, TX 77022
832-422-5792 •

Angela Tran, DDS, MS

Angela Tran, DDS, MS

Dr. Tran is a native Houstonian who graduated from Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart. After receiving her Bachelor of Arts from Texas A&M University, Dr. Tran earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery graduating Summa Cum Laude from The University of Texas Dental School at San Antonio. She went on to earn a Master of Science and her Orthodontics Specialty Certificate from the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston. Dr. Tran is a board-certified orthodontic specialist who treats children, teens, and adults. Her treatment philosophy integrates state-of-the-art technology set in a warm and welcoming environment. She provides traditional braces, clear braces, Invisalign, as well as options to shorten treatment times.

Embrace Orthodontics
1398 Eldridge Parkway, Ste. 210
Houston, TX 77077
281-920-0455 •

Guy M. Lewis, DDS, AAACD

Guy M. Lewis, DDS, AAACD
Cosmetic Dentistry

The Texas Center for Cosmetic Dentistry specializes in the artful restoration and re-creation of smiles. Our unique field of focus—a concentration in partial and full-mouth reconstruction through the use of finely-tailored crowns, veneers, and dental implants—has remained our passion and highest proficiency since we helped pioneer the industry three decades ago.

Recognized as one of the best cosmetic dentists in the world, founder Dr. Guy Lewis is among the originators of the long-standing American Association for Cosmetic Dentistry, the central education and propagation body for a field whose accredited members number only 300 globally—and for good reason. We excel at the advanced and often exacting task of building a beautiful, natural-looking smile: the remarkable dovetailing of art and science, ingenuity and experience, and intuition and skill that many attempt but few master.

Whether finessing a subtle shift in a smile’s aesthetic or addressing the most complex of reconstructions, TCCD’s meticulous diagnostic approach, compassionate service, elegant facilities and artisan-level quality continue to define the standard for excellence in this industry. We are rewarded in turn with a legacy of smiles from local and international clientele who expect nothing less than exceptional.

Texas Center for Cosmetic Dentistry
4800 W Panther Creek Dr., Ste. 200
The Woodlands,  TX  77381
281-612-5224 •

Scott Young, DDS

Scott Young, DDS
Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry

At the offices of Scott Young, DDS you are not just another patient; you are treated as a prominent guest from the moment you walk in. Dr. Young’s practice is based on a foundation of providing personal attention to every guest. Personalized treatment plans ensure your comfort at every level of service including sedation dentistry, a serenity suite for relaxation, pillows, blankets and noise cancellation headphones.

“It is my goal that our patients—our guests—have no anxiety while they are under our care. We utilize advanced technology such as the 3D CT scan for planning and placement of implants,” says Dr. Young. “For those who are a little more apprehensive about visiting a dentist, we have sedation dentistry available.”

A graduate of the University of Texas Dental Branch, Dr. Young focuses on cosmetic and implant dentistry while offering the full spectrum of dental services including teeth whitening, implant supported prosthesis and full smile makeovers. Dr. Young has completed all core courses at LVI for Advanced Dental Studies. In addition, Dr. Young holds fellowship status with the American Dental Implant Association and was named a Super Dentist® in Texas Monthly.

“With the most advanced dental technology, a warm and knowledgeable team, and all the amenities necessary to help you feel relaxed and comfortable, our office is the place to receive five-star cosmetic dentistry treatment along with the smile you’ve always wanted,” says Dr. Young.

6769 Lake Woodlands Drive, Ste. G
The Woodlands, TX 77382
832-610-3119 •

David Dennison DDS, MS, PhD

David Dennison DDS, MS, PhD

Dr. Dennison welcomes patients to a practice where caring and compassion combine with education and experience to provide the best in dental care. With the support of his hand–picked, knowledgeable team, Dr. Dennison creates excellence in both patient care and clinical results. Building a relationship of trust with each patient, he realizes that every individual has unique needs and concerns. If you are not happy with your smile, are missing teeth, or are concerned about health matters, Dr. Dennison will educate you so that you have a complete understanding of your condition and are informed about options for treatment.

Life Changing! Fifty percent of the adult population is missing at least one tooth. Dr. Dennison was one of the first to offer solutions for replacing missing teeth in hours. He says, “New implants therapies such as the All-On-4 technique can change your life.” This technique uses strategically placed implants to support a prosthesis which replaces your teeth. Dr. Dennison provides periodontal therapy to give you healthy teeth and gums and state-of-the-art implant therapies to restore your smile utilizing in-office sedation to control anxiety during treatment. Dr. Dennison’s treatment can help you change your life, rejuvenate your smile or just be healthy.

Dr. Dennison remains dedicated to advancing his own expertise as well as educating others about the latest technologies and techniques in order to provide optimal patient care. He works closely with dentists throughout the Houston area to provide the most comprehensive care possible. He is the founder of the University Dental Study Club of Houston, a branch of the nationally recognized Seattle Study Club. Dr. Dennison says, “The ultimate goal of University Dental Study Club is to provide an innovative venue for continued learning that will enhance the excellent care we currently provide our patients.”

Dr. Dennison is a Board Certified Periodontist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He is a graduate and former faculty member of the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, and he received his Ph.D. at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Dr. David K. Dennison
3100 Richmond, Ste. 509
Houston, TX 77098
713-523-9040 •

Ivi Sanguinetti, DDS, PA

Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

If you’re looking for personal attention and a place where everyone knows your name, the office of Dr. Ivi Sanguinetti DDS, PA, is where it’s at. With more than two decades of experience in the dental field, Dr. Sanguinetti, a graduate of the University of Texas Houston dental branch, specializes in making your smile gorgeous through cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign, veneers, crowns on implants and All-on-4 implant dentures.

“I love to get to know my patients. It’s not just a procedure we’re doing, but a unique person who needs treatment,” says Dr. Sanguinetti, aka “the singing dentist,” who’s known for her calm, positive demeanor.

6920 Garth Rd.
Baytown, TX 77521
281-421-5950 •

Satvi Pinnamaneni, DDS

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Satvi Pinnamaneni, DDS
Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

Oral health is a crucial component of overall health and well-being, says Dr. Satvi Pinnamaneni. Known to her patients as Dr. P, she is an avid advocate of comprehensive dentistry. She focuses on not just the cosmetic aspect of the restorations, but also the functional longevity. “My staff and I treat patients in a calm and anxiety-free environment. We strongly believe that this allows us to achieve the highest success rate for the procedures we perform. We offer multiple sedation options, and ample time at each visit that allows us to listen to and address patients’ questions and concerns,” says Dr. P.  Being a strong proponent of continuing education, Dr. P is dedicated to providing high-quality care using the latest advances in dentistry. This dedication combined with her cheerful and compassionate chair-side manner are just two of the many reasons patients travel to Cypress to seek her care.

Satvi Pinnamaneni, DDS
26281 Northwest Freeway, Ste. 700
Cypress, TX 77429

Jon Van Slate DDS, FAGD, PC

General Dentistry

Passion for creating healthy, beautiful smiles drives the success of one of Texas’ leading cosmetic dentists, Jon Van Slate. In his 26 years of private practice, hundreds of patients have trusted Dr. Van Slate’s skill in treating their complex cosmetic concerns, from porcelain veneer restorations to full mouth reconstruction.

A graduate of the University of Texas Dental Branch, Dr. Van Slate is a Fellow with the Las Vegas Dental Institute, where he has continued to train on an annual basis for more than 18 years. He is one of the few Texas dentists formally trained in neuromuscular dentistry, which uses computer technology to detect proper jaw relations—a revolutionary way used to treat and correct jaw function when treating TMD problems, snoring/sleep apnea issues and full mouth reconstruction. Additionally, Dr. Van Slate has completed a comprehensive TexMax program in dental implants, as well as courses in Myo-Functional Therapy, which helps treat and train patients with speech problems and breathing issues.

In recognition of his dental talents and expertise, Dr. Van Slate has been featured in several magazines and on two editions of Houston Extreme Makeover on Fox 26 News.

1011 Augusta Dr., Ste. 201
Houston, TX 77057
713-783-1993 •

Celina M. Longoria DDS

February 3, 2017 by  
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Celina M. Longoria DDS
General Dentistry

Longoria Dentistry is a unique dental practice that caters to the needs of the entire family and is where “beautiful smiles are created.” With a comprehensive practice that provides everything from general dentistry to full-mouth cosmetic rehabilitation, Dr. Celina Longoria works to educate her patients on decisions that affect their oral health.

“I listen to my patients’ needs and desires and spend ample time with them to help them make appropriate decisions. This
is extremely important for a successful outcome for my patients,” says Dr. Longoria. “In our fast-paced world, the genuine care and time that the staff and I provide to each patient is unique and I am proud that we provide this type of service.”

Dr. Longoria and her outstanding team of dental professionals protect, restore and enhance smiles with thorough oral hygiene and preventative treatments, full–scale restorations including crowns, bridges and tooth colored restorations, as well as fabulous aesthetic enhancements like veneers and Opalescence Boost Whitening.

“My office combines advanced dental technology with clinical and cosmetic dentistry to create confident, dazzling smiles,” she says. “A flawless, healthy smile can transform your life and I want to be part of that transformation.”

Dr. Longoria is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society and Texas Women’s Dental Association.

Dr. Longoria states, “I know that you have many options when selecting dental care, and I sincerely value your decision to entrust your smile to me.”

15210 Spring Cypress, Ste. G
Cypress, TX 77429
281-213-8700 •

Allen A. Walker, DDS

Allen Walker, DDS
General Dentistry

Thank you, to all the patients, friends and dental family that allow me to care for their smiles! What an honor to live, work and fellowship with all the families in the Katy area. Katy is a community of dental professionals that support one another to provide excellence in patient care. It is my privilege to serve this area doing what I love with fellow like-minded professionals. Katy is a small town with a tradition of taking care of people, big and small.

We take that responsibility seriously and have a family approach to dental health. A special thanks to all of our patients serving overseas in our military and their families here at home. Last but not least, is my wife and family that listen to my boring stories and serve as a constant reminder of how blessed I am.

Allen Walker

In God We Trust.

Katy Family Dentistry
1796 Avenue D, Ste. A,
Katy, TX 77493
281-391-2446 •