Dr. Mona Houshiar, DDS, Dentist
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Dr. Mona Houshiar, DDS

Dentist | Pediatric Dentistry

20920 Kuykendahl Rd Suite E Spring TX, 77379

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Dr. Mona Houshiar is a pediatric dentist practicing in Spring, TX. Dr. Houshiar specializes in the oral health of children. Pediatric dentists tend to patients ranging in age from infancy to teenaged years. As a pediatric dentist, Dr. Houshiar takes care of a childs teeth, gums and mouth. Children can face dental problems like tooth decay and gum disease without proper care. Pediatric dentists can provide dental examinations, give cleanings and treatments, repair cavitities and dental injuries like fractured or knocked-out teeth, diagnose oral conditions and more.

Education and Training

University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) DDS 2009

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Dr. Mona Houshiar, DDS
Dr. Mona Houshiar, DDS's Expert Contributions
  • Tips for Parents Regarding Tooth Decay

    It may come as a surprise to many parents, but tooth decay can start as early as age 1. Children who have tooth decay are at a higher risk of experiencing immediate and long-term oral health problems. These issues include pain, infections, difficulties in speaking and eating, tooth discoloration,...

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry  
  • American Dental Association  

Dr. Mona Houshiar, DDS's Practice location

Mona Dental for Kids

20920 Kuykendahl Rd Suite E -
Spring, TX 77379
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Get to know Pediatric Dentist Dr. Mona Houshiar, who serves patients in Spring, Texas.

A dedicated pediatric dentist, Dr. Houshiar tends to patients at her private practice – Mona Dental for Kids – in Spring, Texas. She is driven by a profound belief in the significance of preventive dental care and the empowerment of families through education to ensure lifelong healthy smiles. Her approach to patient care is rooted in age-appropriate techniques and a nurturing demeanor that cultivates an environment of trust and comfort.

In 2009, she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the prestigious University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). Following this accomplishment, she pursued a two-year general dentistry residency at the VA West Los Angeles Healthcare Center, enhancing her skills and knowledge. Finally, she undertook postdoctoral residency training at the University of Connecticut, earning her certificate in pediatric dentistry.

A firm believer in the continual pursuit of knowledge, Dr. Houshiar remains at the forefront of her field. Actively participating in professional organizations such as the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association, she attends various seminars and courses to stay abreast of the latest advancements in pediatric dental technology.

Beyond her dedication to pediatric dental care within her practice, Dr. Houshiar extends her commitment to community service. Actively involved in initiatives for underprivileged children, she strives to make a positive impact beyond the confines of her office, exemplifying a holistic approach to dental health and community welfare. 

Pediatric dentistry is the branch of dentistry dealing with children from birth through adolescence. The Pediatric dentist has an extra two to three years of specialized training after dental school and is dedicated to the oral health of children from infancy through the teenage years. Children of different age groups need different approaches in dealing with their behavior guiding their dental growth and development, as well as helping them avoid future dental problems. A pediatric dentist cares for special needs patients as well.

Originating from Oklahoma City, Dr. Houshiar grew up in Tehran, Iran. Her journey led her through diverse cities like Vancouver, Los Angeles, and West Hartford before finding her home in Houston. Outside her professional commitments, she engages in a variety of interests. Driven by a passion for travel, she explores new destinations, maintaining an active lifestyle through fitness activities and tennis. Her artistic pursuits include playing the piano, complementing her appreciation for diverse international cuisines.

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Head south 548 ft
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Turn left onto Kuykendahl Road 5.1 mi
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Turn left onto Cypress Creek Parkway (FM 1960) 1.4 mi
Keep in the middle 540 ft
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Turn left onto Saint Edward's Drive 832 ft
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