Our team truly cares about our patients and we are committed to providing you and your family with dental care that supports your overall health. We value long-term relationships with our patients and look forward to getting to know you! Here is a little about us. We look forward to seeing you in the office.
Dr. John Joseph Garza, DDS, MSD - Board Certified Orthodontist
Dr. John Joseph Garza, DDS, MSD was born and raised in the Richmond/Rosenberg area of Texas. He completed his undergraduate education at the University of Houston, majoring in business. As a native Texan, Dr. Garza chose to pursue his dental education at the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston. While in school, Dr. Garza not only focused on clinical dentistry, but also enjoyed academics and research. Dr. Garza has given presentations at the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) and Star of the South Dental Meeting. Dr. Garza completed dental school graduating in the top ten percent of his class and was honored with induction into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon national dental honor society. Following dental school, Dr. Garza completed a residency program graduating with a certificate in Advance Education in General Dentistry from the University of Texas School of Dentistry. He went on to serve as a clinical assistant professor in the Restorative and Prosthodontics Department at UT School of Dentistry.
Subsequently, Dr. Garza returned to his alma mater to complete a residency in Orthodontics and earn his master's degree. Dr. Garza has also become certified by the American Board of Orthodontics. Currently, Dr. Garza is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Orthodontics at UT School of Dentistry.
When Dr. Garza is away from the office he enjoys spending time with his wife, two young sons, and two dogs. In his free time, Dr. Garza can often be found tinkering under the hood of his vintage Mustang.
Dr. Tina Minh Garza, DDS
Dr. Tina Minh Garza has lived in the Spring/Cypress area for over 18 years. After completing middle and high school in the Klein school district, Dr. Tina completed her undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX (WHOOP!). To achieve her goal of becoming a dentist she then obtained her DDS degree from the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston. While in dental school, she met her future husband, Dr. John Garza! As a dental student, Dr. Tina was actively involved in community service and leadership roles such as volunteering at the Texas Mission of Mercy and serving as President of the Asian Student Dental Association. Dr. Tina also was involved in several research projects and presented her work at the Hinman Dental Convention.
In her free time, Dr. Tina keeps busy chasing after her two young boys and trying as many new restaurants as possible with her husband.
Dr. Katie Hauser, DDS
Dr. Katie Hauser is a native Houstonian, originally from The Woodlands. She completed her undergraduate studies at The University of Houston where she earned degrees in Biology and Psychology. During college, Dr. Hauser was inspired by her own dentist to pursue a career in dentistry! Dr. Hauser chose to attend The UTHealth School of Dentistry in Houston to complete her dental training. While in dental school she was actively involved in community service and research projects. Dr. Hauser is passionate about promoting health and wellness and earned her Masters in Public Health from The UTHealth School of Public Health. She utilizes tools from her dental and public health training to help promote her patient’s oral health and overall health. Outside of the office, Dr. Hauser enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, and reading.
Mrs. Phyllis Garza
Whether calling on the phone to schedule an appointment or walking into the office, the first friendly face and welcoming voice to greet you will be Phyllis. Phyllis is Dr. John Garza's mother and has been working in the dental field for over 15 years. She loves getting to know every patient at Northpointe Family Dentistry, young and old! When she's not in the office she is usually spending time with her 9 grandchildren in Needville, TX.