‘Dental and Nursing Professional, Melissa Waters’

Dr. Melissa Waters is a pediatric dentist at Dental Care 4 Kids in Flower Mound, known for her nurturing personality and compassionate care for children. With a background in nursing, Dr. Waters brings a unique perspective to her practice, drawing on her experiences in anatomy, physiology, and patient empathy from her time in an adult ICU.

After completing her studies at the University of Nebraska Health Care College of Dentistry, Dr. Waters pursued a pediatric dental residency at Texas A&M Health Science Center in Dallas. During her residency, she gained valuable experience working with young patients with complex medical conditions, preparing her for the challenges of pediatric dentistry.

Dr. Waters runs a family business with her husband, Joe, who serves as the office manager. Their three children are also involved in the practice, with their daughter Lucianna assisting patients and Petey, the office therapy dog, providing comfort to young visitors.

Dr. Waters emphasizes the importance of early dental care, encouraging families to bring their children for their first visit by their first birthday. She takes a family-centered approach to dental care, collaborating with other health professionals to address patients’ dental needs comprehensively.

Patients and parents can trust Dr. Melissa Waters for quality dental care tailored to children’s unique needs, backed by her years of experience and dedication to creating a positive dental experience for every young patient.