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.