Meet Our Friendly Dentists and Their Team
When you visit Gentle Smiles, you will enjoy experienced, friendly, and personalized care. Our dentists and staff will give you their complete attention, making sure you are fully informed about your treatment. Throughout your visit, they will do everything possible to ensure your safety, comfort, and beautiful final results.
Dr. Ha Tran
Our patients love Dr. Tran’s friendly and caring demeanor. She has a compassionate approach and treats all patients the way she would want to be treated. Dr. Tran truly wants the best for each person, and she always recommends treatments that are in our patients’ best interests. She also loves creating a personal relationship with each patient and seeing how they grow and change over the years. She sees everyone as a unique person, not simply as “the patient.”
Dr. Tran received her bachelor’s in biology from the University of Texas at Austin. She earned her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from Baylor College of Dentistry before founding Gentle Smiles in 2004. Dr. Tran is a member of the American Dental Association®, the Texas Dental Association, and the Dallas County Dental Society. Outside of the office Dr. Tran enjoys sports, cooking, gardening, and spending time with her twi children and her German Shepard.
Dr. Bao Hoang
Dr. Hoang is known for his honest, direct approach to dentistry. He takes the time to educate our patients, keeping them informed about their options and helping them make the best possible decisions regarding their care.
Dr. Hoang attended Houston Baptist University, where he received his bachelor’s in biochemistry. He went on to earn his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from Baylor College of Dentistry, and he joined Gentle Smiles in 2009. Dr. Hoang is a proud member of the American Dental Association®, the Dallas County Dental Society, and the Asian Dental Society in Dallas. He has also been recognized as a mentor to future dental students during a summer enrichment program. For the past ten years, he has provided dental services at a local homeless shelter, where he frequently serves abused women and recovering addicts. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Hoang enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis, watching movies, and gardening.
Dr. David Miller
Dr. David Miller joined the Gentle Smiles team in the beginning of 2015. With a Bachelor of Science from Texas Christian University as well as a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Baylor of College Dentistry, Dr. Miller helps patients relax and feel at-ease with his calm demeanor, impressive patience, and great sense of humor.
Outside of the office, Dr. Miller enjoys spending time with his wife, Elizabeth, daughter Kate, and their two dogs, Shadow and Riley. Besides helping patients create and maintain beautiful, healthy smiles, Dr. Miller also enjoys carpentry, auto and marine mechanics, watchmaking, snow-skiing, boating, sailing, reading, and engaging in philosophical discussions with friends, colleagues, and loved-ones.
Eyerim – Dental Assistant
Eyerim joined the Gentle Smiles practice in 2009, and in addition to being a Registered Dental Assistant, she is also a health and fitness coach in her spare time. Her drive to help patients grow and improve is translated in the friendly, caring, and informative way she teaches patients about their dental health and hygiene. When not teaching dental patients or coaching clients, Eyerim enjoys spending time with her dog, Chikis, and believes the most important thing to remember is, “Don’t Worry, Be Happy!”
Maria – Front Desk
Our front desk coordinator joined the practice in 2009. Maria is fluent in both English and Spanish, and our patients appreciate her friendly, caring attitude. She is always happy to answer questions, assist our patients with financing and insurance, and schedule their dental care.
Sulem – Dental Assistant
Sulem has been with Gentle Smiles for over 6 years. Fluent in both English and Spanish, Sulem studied at the University of Mexico, and became a Registered Dental Assistant in the United States. Our patients enjoy Sulem’s smile and warm personality almost as much as she enjoys teaching patients about their dental hygiene and dental care. In her spare time, Sulem enjoys making handcrafts, and spending time with her pet, Yuki