Doctor and Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly dentist and staff who make Latimer Dental Arts the leading provider of oral hygiene and personalized dental services in Houston.
Dr. Susan Latimer
A native Houstonian, Dr. Susan Latimer attended Baylor University and the University of Texas at Austin for her undergraduate education, and graduated from the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston in 1996. She was then selected to continue her education in a general practice residency at Hermann Hospital. She went on to serve as part-time clinical instructor at The University of Texas while practicing as an associate in Clear Lake. Since 2000, when Latimer Dental Arts was established, Dr. Latimer has dedicated herself to full-time private practice. She and her staff members regularly attend continuing education classes and are active participants in local study clubs as a way of advancing their knowledge in the dental field. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Spear Faculty Club, and Greater Houston Dental Society. Dr. Latimer is an accomplished pianist and violist and performs with the Texas Medical Center Orchestra. She loves yoga, playing outdoors, and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Meet the smiling faces behind Latimer Dental Arts. Our team of professionals is ready to assist you with your dental needs, helping you achieve the healthy, beautiful smile that you deserve. Dr. Latimer and each member of the team works closely with patients to provide individualized care in a comfortable and supportive environment.
For more than twenty years, Shannon has practiced as a registered dental hygienist. She graduated from Wharton County Junior College in 1991 with her Associates Degree in dental hygiene. She brings to the practice a genuine love for her patients. She finds great joy in helping others achieve a healthy mouth and a beautiful smile. She is happily married with two kids and is an active member of her community in Angleton, Texas.
Emily grew up in Texas and New York and attended The University of Texas at Austin before moving to Houston with her husband in 2008. She has worked in the dental field since 2005 and loves helping patients achieve better dental health and self-esteem. An avid music lover, Emily sings with the Houston Masterworks Chorus here in Houston. She is also a Girl Scout Troop Leader. Her hobbies include gardening and quilting.
Melody provides gentle and effective assistance for every patient at Latimer Dental Arts. She has been a registered dental assistant since 2011. Although she is a Houston-born native, she loves to travel and speaks English, Spanish and Italian fluently. Outside of work, Melody volunteers in the Italian-speaking community with her local Kingdom Hall. He favorite thing to do is spend quality time with family and friends