About Us

Dr. Joe Anwah - Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TXJoseph Anwah, DDS, MS

Dr. Joseph is a highly trained Pediatric Dentist who is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Education

He attained his post graduate training in Pediatric Dentistry from Tufts School of Dental Medicine, Boston Massachusetts, in 2006. Dr. Joseph earned his Doctor of Dental Science (DDS) diploma in 2003 from Virginia Commonwealth School of Dentistry, Virginia. He is also a graduate of Virginia Military Institute (VMI) where he obtained his Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in 1998. Dr. Anwah is also a member of the Southwestern Pediatric Dentists and Fort Worth Pediatric Dentists associations.

Dr. Joe's Philosophy

Dr. Joe believes in oral hygiene centered around prevention and thus organizes and participates in educational activities from day care centers to high schools where he teaches children the importance of oral care.

Activities & Interests

Dr. Joe is married with 4 children and enjoys all sorts of athletic activities including but not limited to mountain biking, running, fishing, soccer and volleyball. He enjoys traveling and and has been to numerous countries in Europe, Africa & North America. He is always on a quest for self improvement, reading self-help books and attending seminars.


Dr. Chen - Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TXYi-Ju Chen, D.D.S.

Dr. Chen is a highly trained Pediatric Dentist who is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Education

She attained her post graduate training in Pediatric Dentistry from Tufts School of Dental Medicine, Boston Massachusetts, in 2005. Dr. Chen did a fellowship at the University of Maryland from 2005 to 2008.

Dr. Chen's Philosophy

Dr. Chen believes in early dental education for kids to aid prevention of dental issues. She believes in treating children with the best care possible and has experience working with special needs kids.


Dr. Lina - Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TXLina Velasquez, D.D.S.

Dr. Velasquez is a highly trained Pediatric Dentist who is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr Velasquez is fluent in Spanish and has ample experience with in-office oral conscious sedation.

Education

She graduated from Dental School in Colombia in 1999. She moved to United States and obtained her American DDS in 2007 from The University of the Pacific , Arthur Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. After Practicing as a General Dentist for 5 years, Dr Velasquez decided to further her studies and she graduated as an specialist in Pediatric Dentistry from The University of Texas Health science center , San Antonio - Laredo campus.

Dr. Velasquez's Philosophy

Dr Velasquez believes in preventing oral disease and keeping the patient’s best interest at heart while providing the high quality care in a professional , compassionate and safely manner. She also strives for her patients to have a comfortable experience in a friendly environment while visiting the Dentist.


Staff

Komeak

Registered Dental Hygienist

Komeak - Staff at Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TX

Komeak has been a registered dental hygienist for 14 years. She has a B.S. in Psychology and an M.S. in Gerontology. Her goal is to ensure that kids have a positive dental experience and to reinforce good dental health. Komeak enjoys singing, traveling and decorating. She also enjoys playing Volleyball, Basketball and has recently been awarded a Community Health Dental award.

Iris

Registered Dental Hygienist

Iris - Staff at Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TX

Iris has been a registered dental hygienist for 15 years. She has a B.S. in Dental Hygiene. She enjoys working with children and loves teaching children about oral hygiene. She enjoys Zumba, photography and scrap-booking.

Evelynn

Registered Dental Assistant

Evelynn - Staff at Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TX

Evelynn has been with us for 8 years and has obtained her Nitrous Oxide, Coronal Polishing, and Sealant certification. She enjoys working with kids and aims to build lifelong relationships with patients by helping them through their dental experience. Dental assisting is the most rewarding job, and I couldn’t imagine doing anything else. This office isn’t just “work,” it’s family! Her interests include spending time with family, traveling and shopping.

Brenda

Registered Dental Assistant/ Front Office

Brenda - Staff at Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TX

Brenda has been a dental assistant for 8 years. She has her Nitrous Oxide, Coronal Polishing, and Sealant certification. Brenda is bilingual and she strives to ensure that children aren’t afraid of their dental visit by being their biggest cheerleader. She enjoys spending time with her son. Brenda also loves baseball, painting and traveling.

Noemi

Registered Dental Assistant

Noemi - Staff at Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TX

Noemi has 4 years of experience as a dental assistant. She has obtained her Nitrous Oxide, Coronal Polishing certificate. Noemi is bilingual, and loves to teach the importance of excellent oral hygiene and loves to see the kids smile. In her free time, Noemi loves to hike and care for her 5+ dogs.

Mayra

Registered Dental Assistant

Mayra - Staff at Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TX

Mayra has 5 years of experience as a dental assistant. Mayra started in Austin as a dental assistant for 2 years. Moved to Arlington in 2013 and has worked at The Kid’s Dentist for 3 years. She has obtained her Nitrous Oxide, Coronal Polishing certificate and is bilingual. Mayra’s goal is to give children the same fun, friendly, and caring experience that made her memories of the dentist so great. She also likes to spend time with family and friends.

Brianna

Front Office/OR Coordinator

Brianna Padilla has 1 year of experience as front desk coordinator. Her position allows her to do what she enjoys most, helping people! In addition to scheduling your child’s office visit, as OR coordinator, she strives to make treatment visits outside our office easy, efficient, and manageable. Family is everything to her and is excited to enter into motherhood.

Jovana

Registered Dental Assistant

Jovana - Staff at Pediatric Dentist in Grand Prairie, TX

Jovana has 4 years of experience as a dental assistant, and is bilingual. Her long-term experience with children from a background of family owned daycare, gives her the charming ability to give the kids a loving and fun experience. She also likes to read and dance.

Dulce

Registered Dental Assistant

Dulce has 1 year of experience as a dental assistant and is also bilingual. She has obtained her Nitrous Oxide certificate. There is no better feeling than knowing you made an apprehensive child feel comfortable. When I am not with this ROCKSTAR office I love playing soccer, dancing and going mudding