Our Dental Practice is at the Center of the Center.
Our goal is to bring preimere dental services to Victoria, Tx and its surrounding area. We bring more than 30 years of dental practice experience to our new office. We look forward to getting to know you and being part of this great community.
Victoria is positioned between the major cities of Houston, Austin, San Antonio and Corpus Christi earning its name as the "Crossroads of South Texas". For more than 200 years the surrounding area has been a trade center for the southwest.
Kyle Raymond, DDS
Dr. Kyle Raymond Pediatric Dentist has been delivering the highest quality of dental care to the people of his community since 2000. He is a graduate of the prestigious University of Texas at San Antonio, and completed a specialized residency in pediatric dentistry from Nova Southeastern University. An esteemed member of the dental community, Dr. Raymond is a member of many leading dental organizations, including the American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Texas Dental Association and the Capital Area Dental Society.
Nieku Manshadi, DDS
Dr. Nieku Manshadi is a Pediatric Dentist who views treating children as a privilege and an opportunity to make dental visits fun and enjoyable for patients and their families. He believes in building trust from the first visit to ensure a comfortable experience for his patients. Dr. Manshadi graduated with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry and completed a two year Pediatric dental residency at Boston University. He is board certified by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and Capital Area Dental Society. He is licensed to provide oral conscious sedation to provide safe and gentle treatment to patients with special behavior management needs.
A firm believer in expanding access to care to those in needs, his travels have taken him as far as Ecuador and the Philippines to provide treatment to areas with limited health care. He is also an avid traveler who loves to explore the food and culture of various countries, enjoys alpine skiing, and spending time with close friends and family.
Dustin Roden-Johnson, DDS, MS
Dr. Roden-Johnson Orthodontist graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 1998 and then went on to receive his degree in dental surgery in Houston. After graduating from dental school in the top 5% of his class, he then was accepted into the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston - Dental Branch, where he acquired a masters degree in oral biology and an orthodontic certificate. While in training he was published twice in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. The AJO-DO is the most read orthodontic journal worldwide. He has lectured several times in the past years to many different audiences about the science of orthodontics in Central Texas. In his free time Dr. Roden-Johnson enjoys spending time with his family and many outdoor sports.
Junaid Afridi, DDS
Dr. Junaid Afridi graduated from The New York University College of Dentistry in 2010 with a degree in dental sugery. While in dental school, he was inspired to undergo further training in the field of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at Jacksonville University, where he received his certificate in orthodontics in 2012. Currently, Dr. Afridi splits his time between Sugarland and Victoria, TX. Dr. Afridi has been committed to helping serve his community and helping them achieve their desired smile. Dr. Afridi is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Texas Dental Association, and the Greater Houston Dental Society.
Liz Montero, DDS
Dr. Montero or as her patients lovingly caller her “Dr. Liz”, graduated with a Master’s degree in Oral Health and a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree with Cum Laude standing from Boston University School of Dental Medicine. She went on to complete a Pediatric Dentistry residency from NOVA Southeastern University where she received additional training in providing dental treatment for children under oral conscious sedation. During her residency, Dr. Liz sub-specialized on the dental management of patients with Special Health Care Needs.
Dr. Montero strongly believes in volunteering for outreach programs which benefit both the local community and abroad. She is a firm supporter of local awareness programs to aid children with special health care needs. Dr. Liz’s fluency in both English and Spanish has allowed her to participate in dental mission trips to Latin America providing dental treatment for underserved children.
Dr. Montero is a member of the Guadalupe Valley District Dental Society, Texas Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the Hispanic Dental Association. Dr. Liz believes in making your child’s dental visit a pleasant and fun experience and looks forward to meeting your entire family!
Dip Desai, DDS
Dr. Dip Desai received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry in 2009. He had extensive general practice training at a busy Level 1 Trauma Center in St Barnabas Hospital, New York. He was chosen to be Chief Resident at St Barnabas Hospital in 2010. He completed his advanced training in orthodontics and received his diploma in 2014. He is a new member of the Texas Orthodontic Study Club, the American Association of Orthodontics and the American Dental Association. Dr. Desai is practices orthodontics full-time in Bryan and Bee Cave, Texas. Aside from dentistry, Dr. Desai loves traveling, sports and cooking.