Dr. Abedini’s broad experience in the dental field since 2007 and more specifically in orthodontics gives her passion for treating patients who need advanced surgical treatment or clear aligners or patients with special needs.
In her spare time, Sara enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with family and friends. She is fluent in Japanese and now living in Houston, and she is excited to start learning Spanish in her free time and get to know more about Texas.
Dr. Sara Abedini
Dr. Viviane Bouchara
Dr. Barbara Burakowski
Dr. Blake Childers
Dr. Jeffrey Frank
Dr. Gainey is a recipient of many awards such as Chief Resident at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center Department of Pediatric Residency (2017), Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center Outstanding Leadership In Dental Outreach (2017), Co-Chief Resident at the University Science Center Houston (2014), University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston GPR Best Resident Award (2013), The American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Horace Wells Senior Student Award (2012) and the National Dental Association Foundation/ Colgate-Palmolive Scholarship (2011). Her Professional Affiliations include the American Academy of Pediatric Dentists, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry. During her free time, Dr. Gainey enjoys reading, traveling, watching sports, and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Simone Gainey
Dr. Ashraf Harhash
Dr. Uyen Hoang
Dr. Katherine Fairleigh Hoffman
Dr. Dung (Joe) Huynh
Dr. Tho (Thomas) Huynh
Dr. Sarah Al Kukash
In her spare time, Dr. Adams-LeSage enjoys watching football games, fishing, playing tennis, and traveling to lakes in Texas.
Dr. Sahara Adams- LeSage
Dr. James A. Leithead, Jr.
Dr. Lykos is blessed to have 3 sons and a daughter. She enjoys the sunsets and quiet evenings in the country and often rides four-wheelers and goes camping.
Dr. Tammy Layne Lykos
Dr. Ramin received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry in 2019, ranking Top 23% of his class. During his time with New York University, he volunteered multiple times a year for underserved communities providing dental screenings, diagnosis, and treatment on-site. He also served as a Prosthodontics and Cardiology Teaching Assistant while mentoring 1st and 2nd-year dental students.
Dr. Ramin is a member of the American Student Dental Association, American Dental Association, and is fluent in Farsi. During his free time, he enjoys working out, playing tennis, and spending time with his family and friends.
Dr. Ramin Motamedi
Dr. Isabella Nguyen
Dr. Loan Nguyen
Dr. Emamefe Okinedo
Dr. Kruger Peoples
Dr. Gerald Pressley
Through dentistry, Dr. Radford has touched the lives of thousands of children in the Houston area. In the late 1980s, he received national attention for discovering and reporting a child abuse case for an incident involving a pellet gun. Recently Dr. Radford’s practice, Almeda Dental Group, has become the dental home to the Houston area Chukwu Octuplets, for whom he will provide complimentary dental care until age 18.
Over the past 40 years, Dr. Radford has maintained a deep connection with his community through oral healthcare. He has designed and administered many dental service programs geared towards underprivileged youths, including the Head Start Program, the Model Cities Dental Program, the Migrant Workers Dental Program, the Follow Through Dental Program, and the Urban Development Program. Through these programs, ranging from 1969 until 1997, Dr. Radford has treated over 100,000 disadvantaged children.
A modern-day pioneer, Dr. Radford was one of the first Pedodontists in Houston and one of the first African-American Pedodontists in the nation. He owns and operates one of the largest pediatric dental practices in the state of Texas. In addition, he is also one of the original cofounders of the John B. Coleman Building, formerly known as Almeda Medical Square, which was the first multi-story African-American owned medical center in Houston.
Dr. Garry Hamilton Radford, Jr. was born on October 5, 1938, in Marlin, Texas, a small city south of Waco. His father, Dr. Garry Hamilton Radford, Sr., practiced general dentistry in Waco for over 40 years and was also the first elected African-American city councilman in Waco. As a child, Dr. Radford always dreamed that one day he would become a dentist like his father.
In 1959, Radford graduated from Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, with a B.S. degree in Mathematics. After college, he attended Meharry Medical College, School of Dentistry, from 1959 until 1963. When he graduated from dental school, Dr. Radford received 16 out of the 20 awards that were given, including the Turpin Memorial Award, the American Academy of Dental Medicine Certificate of Merit, the American Academy or Oral Roentgenology Certificate of Recognition, the American Society of Dentistry for Children Certificate of Merit, the American Academy of Gold Foil Operators Achievement Award, and the Alpha Omega Fraternity Award for Excellence in Scholarship. Following dental school, Dr. Radford attended Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, NY, where he received his certification in pediatric dentistry along with the Outstanding Young Men of America Award in 1967.
Dr. Garry Radford belongs to a family of dentists. In addition to his father, his eldest daughter, Rhea, is a pediatric dentist as well. His second daughter, Rhonda, works alongside him as a dental hygienist.
Currently, Dr. Radford serves as a board member of HealthVelocity Group, Ltd. In addition, he is also a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the National Dental Association, the International Association for Orthodontics, the American Academy of Head, Neck, Facial Pain, TMJ Orthodontics, the American Association for Functional Jaw Orthopedics and Board Certified by the American Academy of Chronic Pain Management.
Dr. Garry H. Radford
Dr. Miguel A. Ruiz Jr. DDS
Dr. Ashni Shah
Dr. Frederica Skormin
Dr. Akanksha Srivastava BDS, MSc, MDSc, FACP, FRCDC(C)
Dr. Priyanka Tatini
Dr. Peter Timm
Dr. Shabnam Toopchi DDS
Dr. Cynthia Trajtenberg
Dr. David Tran
Dr. Vu Tran
Dr. Wilson continued her education by completing a two-year Pediatric Dental Residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in 2000 and is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Wilson loves spending time with her teenage son and often enjoys hiking or walking on the beach with her dogs. She has hopes of someday getting back to the country life and having horses again, but this time in Texas!