Kevin Black, DMD, General Dentist
Dr. Kevin Black is a general dentist serving children in Galveston, TX. Dr. Black earned his dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, after earning his bachelor’s degree from Ohio State University. Born in South Korea and raised in Katy, Texas, he understands that each family comes from different backgrounds and has unique concerns. With this in mind, Dr. Black’s approach to family dentistry includes honesty, integrity, and customized treatment plans for every patient.
Dr. Black also provides safe and effective dental sedation in the office. For patients with extreme dental anxiety, he offers hospital treatment at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center every Friday. Dr. Black is the only dentist holding a hospital privilege to provide pediatric dental services at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, where he works with top medical anesthesiologists to provide treatments under general anesthesia.
To ensure he offers children the latest treatment options, Dr. Black continues to attend advanced continuing education trainings courses in pediatric dentistry every year. He also participates in various events with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry as an affiliate member.
Dr. Black has also been serving as a dental officer in Army Reserve for the past 9 years. He has served in several missions, including a deployment to Afghanistan. He looks forward to seeing and meeting new families and patients here at Children’s Dental.
Tam Nguyen, DMD, Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Nguyen is proud to call Houston her home. She was born and raised in southwest Houston, where she attended DeBakey High School for Health Professions and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from The University of Texas at Austin (Hook’em Horns!). She obtained her dental degree from Boston University in Boston, MA. After practicing in Massachusetts, she decided to move back to her hometown of Houston, Texas.
After working as a general dentist for several years, Dr. Nguyen realized her passion and enjoyment working with kids and decided to go back to school to specialize in pediatric dentistry. She returned back to her dental school Boston University for her pediatric residency and specialty degree. During her residency program, Dr. Nguyen gained insight & knowledge on treating children as young as 6 months as well as patients with special needs.
When not in the office, Dr. Nguyen enjoys exploring the diverse food scene Houston offers, working out, and hiking and exploring local and national parks.
Schedule a Consultation with Our Dentists
To learn more about the variety of high-quality dental care we provide, schedule a consultation with one of our dentists by calling Children’s Dental in Galveston, TX, today at 409-744-4551.