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Our Staff

Here at Dental Care at Memorial Southwest, we are committed to making sure your dental experience is comfortable, personalized & affordable. We are part of a local tradition of clinical excellence, offering state-of-the-art services.

We are located in the Memorial Hermann Hospital Complex,
Medical Plaza 2 (next to the parking garage), at Highway 59 & Beechnut.

Walk-ins & emergency visits are always welcome!

We are here for all of your dental needs. With a focus on family & cosmetic dentistry, we are happy to help you achieve a beautiful smile in our comfortable, safe & friendly environment.

We look forward to providing you & your family with the dental excellence you deserve.

Meet the Dental Care at Memorial Southwest Team


Marcia - Hygienist

Marcia has been practicing dental hygiene since graduating from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in 1984. She maintains current CPR status & has at least 16 hours of continuing education each year. Marcia grew up in Dallas, lived in San Antonio & has resided in Sugar Land, Texas since 1990 with her husband & two daughters. Marcia has been part of our staff for three years. Her work days are Monday through Thursday.


Brenda - Registered Dental Hygienist

Brenda is a Registered Dental Hygienist from Wharton Junior College with 24 years experience. In addition, she also has a BA from Texas A&M University in College Station. She has been a part of our dental staff for the past 13 years. She enjoys helping patients achieve & maintain their optimum dental health. Her work days are Tuesday & Thursday. On her time off she enjoys gardening & spending time with her husband & daughter.


Sharon - Registered Dental Hygienist

Sharon received her degree from Wharton Junior College as a Registered Dental Hygienist with 24 years experience. She has been a part of our dental team for 10 years. She enjoys helping patients achieve & maintain good dental health. Her work days are Wednesdays. During her time off from work she is busy running her four children around to their busy activities.



Mellisa - Registered Dental Assistant

Mellisa is a Registered Dental Assistant, which includes licenses in Radiology, Infection Control & Jurisprudence with 11 years experience, seven of which have been with Dr. Fortenberry. She maintains a CPR certification & 16 continuing education hours each year. She loves to help patients calm their anxiety of dentistry. During her time off of work she enjoys spending time with her husband & is busy running her four children around to their different activities.


Lydia - Registered Dental Assistant

Lydia is also a Registered Dental Assistant which includes licenses in Radiology, Infection Control & Jurisprudence with 31 years experience. She has been a part of our dental team for 12 years. Lydia is an integral part our dental team. She always has a smile when she answers your telephone call to either set up an appointment or simply have a question & is always there to greet you when you walk in to our office for your dental appointment. She also assists with patients during dental procedures when needed. She maintains a CPR certification & 16 continuing education hours each year. During her time off she enjoys spending time with her family.


Lora - Dental Assistance & Front Office Manager

Lora grew up in Corpus Christi & moved to Houston in 1981. She has 26 years experience in dental assistance & front office management. She has been part of our dental team for the past 11 years as office manager. She maintains CPR certification & 16 continuing education hours each year. She enjoys every aspect of her job. During her time off she enjoys traveling & spending time with her husband & two daughters.

Our Offers

We Love Insurance!

We will ensure you pay as little out-of-pocket as possible for all services!

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At Dental Care at Memorial Southwest, we have convenient hours that won’t make you miss work or school.
In fact, we can see you this week & you’ll be in & out within an hour.

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One Convenient Location for All of Your Dental Needs

We are located in the Memorial Hermann Hospital Complex,
Medical Plaza 2 (next to the parking garage), at Highway 59 & Beechnut.

Walk-ins & emergency visits are always welcome!

Our Address

7737 Southwest Freeway, Suite 960
Houston, TX 77074

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713-774-9774

Our Hours

Monday: 9:30am–7pm
Tuesday: 7am–5pm
Wednesday: 8:30am–3pm
Thursday: 8:30am–5pm
Friday: 8:30am–1pm
Saturday: 8:00am–1pm

Address: 7737 Southwest Freeway, Suite 960 • Houston, TX 77074     Phone: 713-774-9774

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Convenient Hours Before & After Work or School

At Dental Care at Memorial Southwest, we provide you with the preventive & restorative care you need without having to take time off from work or school. It’s just another way we show our patients how much we care.

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We always strive to find an appointment at the time that works best for you. Please fill out the form below to let us know when you would like to come in & one of our staff members will contact you as soon as possible to finalize your appointment.