Steven Bui, DDS
Dr. Steven Bui has been practicing dentistry in the Houston area since 2008 after receiving his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2007 from the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. Prior to that, he completed his undergraduate studies with honors from the University of Houston where he received a B.S. in Biology. Dr. Bui is a proud Houston native as he grew up in the Houston area, and is eager to provide you with the comfortable, quality dentistry you deserve.
Dr. Bui has worked as an associate dentist in both general and pediatric practices where he was able to hone his abilities treating both adults and children. He has a passion for treating all patients in need of dental work in our community. He is committed to continuous training in education and cutting-edge procedures. As a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society, and Academy of General Dentistry, he takes pride in his work and only accepts the best.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Bui enjoys traveling, running, and spending time with family and friends. His passion for dentistry has extended into mission trips to Guatemala, where he has provided dental care for impoverished communities that otherwise would have no access to dental care. Dr. Bui looks forward to meeting you and your family!
Luis Craig, DMD
Dr. Luis Craig is an experienced oral & maxillofacial surgeon who practices all surgical disciplines within oral surgery, including dentoalveolar surgery, tooth extraction, dental implants, orthognathic surgery, facial trauma reconstruction, odontogenic infection diagnosis and treatment, pathology diagnosis and reconstruction, free gingival grafts, advanced bone regeneration techniques, TMJ surgery and TMD treatment. He is also trained in facial aesthetics and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Craig received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadephia, PA and certification for oral & maxillofacial surgery from Womack Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, NC. Dr. Craig distinguished himself by exceptionally meritorious service as Chief of Oral Surgery at the Craig Joint Theater Hospital (CJTH) in Bagram, Afghanistan while deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. As a surgical leader at CJTH, he performed complex head and neck surgeries to stabilize and repair service men and women who suffered injuries and gunshot wounds. He received a Bronze Star Medal recommendation and a Meritorious Service Medal in 2014.
Dr. Craig is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Association, Associate Member American Society of Laser Medicine, and American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.
Personal Philosophy to Patients:
"My patient interactions include honesty and empathy. I believe in fully discussing each patient’s concerns and expectations, their procedure and outcomes, and answering their questions before any surgery. I hope to give my patients the benefits of my years of experience in reconstruction and facial cosmetics with a personal caring touch.”
Aline Medina, DDS
Dr. Aline Medina is passionate about pediatric dentistry. Having received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2011, Dr. Medina has loved serving her patients for the last eight years. Dr. Medina completed comprehensive training in pediatric dental medicine including: preventive, cosmetic and operative dentistry, oral trauma and pathology, care for special needs patients, craniofacial abnormalities and interceptive orthodontics.
Dr. Medina believes in community service and outreach as a fundamental fulfillment of the greater good. She has offered her time as a volunteer dental provider to underserved children both locally and outside the country.
During time outside of work, Dr. Medina likes to bake and cook! She was on the rowing team in high school, is married to her high school sweetheart and now have a one-year old son! Together, they love to explore the city of Houston and enjoy discovering new places to eat.
Mayuri Appareddy, DMD
Dr. Mayuri Appareddy is a Tennessee native and has travelled all over the country for her education. She attended college at the University of Michigan where she obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Biology in 2006. She then continued on to dental school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine where she graduated with her Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2010.
After dental school, Dr. Mayuri completed a one-year hospital-based residency program in general practice at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. She then went on to pursue her passion caring for children and completed an additional two years of training in pediatric dentistry at Staten Island University Hospital. She is a board-certified pediatric dentist through the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Appareddy and her husband are proud to call Houston their home and are blessed to be new parents of a sweet baby boy! She joins our practice for the summer and looks forward to caring for your little ones!