Born in Austin, Texas, and raised in the beautiful country of Colombia, Dr. Mike is proud to call both Texas and Colombia home! Practicing pediatric dentistry since 2011, Dr. Mike completed a Master’s Degree in Dental Biomaterials, Doctor in Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree, and a two-year post-graduate residency in Pediatric Dentistry from Boston University. Dr. Mike has a special place in his heart for teaching, and was a clinical professor at the Boston University School of Dental Medicine, Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program for 2 years, and currently teaches one day a week in the pre-doctoral Pediatric Dentistry Department at the University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Dentistry in Houston.
Dr. Mike’s gentle approach to patient care helps each child feel at-ease when they first meet him. He advocates for high-quality, conservative dental treatment to protect their natural growth and development, and is dedicated to working with each family’s specific needs to help their child maintain a bright, clean, healthy, and aesthetic smile. Your family’s comfort is our team’s priority from the moment you enter our office to the time you leave. Dr. Mike’s goal is for your child to have a positive dental experience at every visit. As a boutique dental practice, Dr. Mike takes the time to be involved in each step of the appointment from start to finish.
A member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Houston Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society, and Texas Dental Association, Dr. Mike stays active in organized dentistry and being up-to-date with current scientific dental research and interdisciplinary care.
Dr. Mike enjoys spending time with his family, playing in his Houston Sports Creek soccer league, cheering on the New England Patriots, and learning about computers and electronics. He is excited to welcome you into his brand new, modern dental practice, and is looking forward to meeting you and your family!