Dr. Melisa Christian

Melisa Christian, D.D.S.

Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Dr. Christian earned her Bachelor of Science Degree at the University of North Texas and her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from Baylor College of Dentistry. She has completed extensive post-doctoral training in advanced dental care, full mouth rehabilitation, cosmetic techniques, and sedation dentistry. She is known for her caring and educational approach. Dr. Christian listens to your desires and personal goals. Using this information, she will develop your individualized, comprehensive treatment plan to accommodate your goals. Dr. Christian is passionate about empowering you with knowledge so you can have a beautiful and healthy smile.

What does Dr. Christian have to offer you?

  • A genuine passion for patient-focused dentistry
  • Compassion and  understanding for the unique treatment needs of the dental-phobic
  • Professional integrity
  • Honesty
  • High ethical standards
  • Dedication to evidence-based dentistry
  • A passion to continue our tradition of patient care
  • Experience with the complex implant and reconstructive cases which are consistently referred to our office
  • Certified Invisalign® Provider

Education/Certifications

  • D.D.S., Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX
  • B.S., University of North Texas
  • Certified Invisalign® Provider
  • Selected as “America’s Best Dentist” cosmetic and general dentistry office 4 years
  • Licensed and certified for conscious sedation

Post-Doctoral Training

  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Invisalign
  • Implant Dentistry
  • EverSmile an All-on-Four Implant Denture System

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • Texas Dental Association
  • Dallas County Dental Society
  • Dallas Implant Guild
  • Dallas Implant Study Club
  • Dallas-Seattle Study Club
  • National Association of Professional Women

Other Interests
2014 Ironman World ChampionshipOutside the office, Dr. Christian is a world class triathlete and elite runner. Dr. Christian qualified for both the 2008 and 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials in the marathon and the 2012 and 2014 Ironman World Championships in Hawaii. She has also qualified for the 70.3 Ironman World Championships in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 and was ranked third in the world in the 35-39 age group 70.3 Ironman. Dr Christian was also ranked USA triathlon All-American 2007, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.

During her competitive running career, Dr. Christian won the 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2012 Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot 8 Mile race.  In 2015, she was inducted into the Inaugural YMCA Turkey Trot Hall of Fame. Over the years, Dr. Christian has been featured in Runner’s World Magazine, D Beauty Magazine, Competitor Magazine, Dallas Morning News, and the Fort Worth Star Telegram. Her shared passion for athleticism and dental care is unwavering.

You will experience her true dedication and perfectionism in dentistry while she is creating and maintaining your healthy smile.