Meet the Doctor at Kidz Dental
General Dentist for Kids in Austin
Dr. Melissa Otero, DMD
Dr. Otero grew up in Puerto Rico. She realized she wanted to be a dentist when she was in the 6th grade after getting braces. Dr. Otero earned her undergrad degree at the University of Massachusetts Boston, where she studied Biology. She later earned her Doctorate at the University Of Puerto Rico School Of Dental Medicine. She graduated in 2005.
She had an amazing experience and it was throughout this time where she was confident that she would be happy doing dentistry. Dr. Otero feels very fortunate to have volunteered with The Boys & Girls Club in Puerto Rico. She enjoys changing people’s lives on a daily basis and is excited to be part of Kidz Dental.
In her spare time, Dr. Otero enjoys spending time with her two teenage daughters, who are the joys of her life.