Welcome to Houston Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, the pediatric dental office of Dr. Bret Ibarra in Houston, TX. Our office also caters to the surrounding cities of Pasadena, Pearland, League City, Deer Park, La Porte, Clear Lake and Friendswood, TX. Houston Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics believes it is a privilege to treat children. As specialists in pediatric dentistry and orthodontics, we are committed to making a difference in children’s lives by educating families and creating relationships that last a lifetime. Our imaginative environment creates an experience that goes beyond dentistry. As leaders in the community, our goal is to create positive experiences that promote a healthy YOU! We provide specialized dentistry for infants, toddlers, children, teens, and those with special needs. Their treatment is always based on their individual needs. Relax knowing that every child is treated as if they were our own.
Please explore our website and learn why you should choose Houston Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics for your child’s dental needs.
Meet The Doctors
Dr. Adrienne Archidiacono
Dr. Adrienne Archidiacono, known as Dr. A, is a native of Boston, Massachusetts. She attended Northeastern University and went on to earn a masters degree in medical sciences at Boston University Medical School. She earned her dental degree at Boston University School of Dental Medicine. She moved here to complete her pediatric dentistry training at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She earned her certificate in pediatric dentistry, as well as a Master of Science in Dentistry degree.
Dr. John Howe
Dr. John Howe was born and raised in a rural farming community in northwest Ohio. Following high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and proudly served for eight years as a hospital corpsman. He remained in the active reserves for seven years and was recalled to active duty during Desert Storm. He attended college at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia.
Dr. Leena Moonnumakal
Dr. Leena Moonnumakal (Dr. "Moon") grew up in Orange County California. She attended the University of California at Riverside where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Sociology. She then attended dental school at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine where she graduated Cum Laude in 2006.
Dr. Quynh Tan
Dr. Tan is pleased to join the caring team at Houston Dentistry for Children and she looks forward to helping everyone achieve the smile they always dreamed of!
Dr. Tan grew up in Canada. She received her BS in Chemistry and Mathematics from McGill University.
Dr. Doug Escue
Dr. Doug Escue grew up in Texas, Japan, Illinois and Hawaii, the son of an air force pilot. He attended high school for the first three years in Lebanon, Illinois. He graduated from Radford High School in Honolulu. He was All-State in both basketball and baseball. Dr. Escue attended the University of Texas, where he also played basketball. He graduated from U.T. with a B.A. degree in 1970.
Dr. Bret Ibarra
Dr. Bret Ibarra is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. After two years of residency, he obtained his Pediatric Dentistry certificate from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Dental Branch. At that time, he also earned a Master of Science in Dentistry degree.