meet our team
Sugar Land Modern Dentistry and Orthodontics is pleased to introduce our wonderful team of specialists. Our general dentists are Dr. Jacob Dent, Dr. Leslie Jean, Dr. Diana J. Upright and Dr. Kelly McElmurry. We have Dr. Srishti Mehta for Orthodontics, Dr. Gary Dennis for Endodontics, Dr. Andrew Rossi for Periodontics, and Dr. Justin Seaman is our Oral Surgeon. Victoria Reithel and Shawna Mitchell are our Hygienists.
Dr. Jacob Dent is not only the subject matter expert for special needs at the PDS Institute, he is also the dental representative of the Special Olympics for Texas and Louisiana. As an Advisory Board Member for PDS Serve Foundation and pioneer of the special needs dental treatment space, he has integrated special needs advocacy and a training program for general dentists, pediatric dentists and dental teams. Additionally, Dr. Jacob Dent has partnered with Attack Poverty, hosts We Serve Days and is the clinical director of Special Smiles. As a father to a child with autism, Dr. Dent says “It is our greatest hope that this office provides those with special needs in our community the opportunity to go to the dentist, have positive experiences and receive the care they greatly need.”
Diana J. Upright