Our goal is to provide the highest quality, gentle, state-of-the art dental care in a comfortable and friendly setting. We will always strive to achieve the finest reconstructive and cosmetic dental results in order to improve our patients’ overall health and quality of life through restored dental function, comfort, and aesthetics.

At Apex Dental Associates, we have been providing courteous, caring, quality dental care for the entire family for more than 29 years. Our professional staff offers all general as well as cosmetic dental procedures.

When a patient selects us as their dentist, we strive never to forget the awesome responsibility that places upon our shoulders. We feel our success is dependent upon never betraying that trust. We feel responsible for taking good care of you just as we would someone in our own family, because our patients truly are part of our family.

The clinical director of Apex Dental Associates is Joseph S. Orlando, DDS. Dr. Orlando is a lifelong resident of Houston, Texas. He graduated from Strake Jesuit College Preparatory. He went on to The University of Texas in Austin where he received a Bachelor Degree with Honors in Biology. He returned to Houston to attend the University of Texas Dental Branch where he received his Doctor Of Dental Surgery in 1979. He has practiced dentistry in Houston since that time.

Some of Our Services


The Zoom! In-Office Whitening System is a revolutionary tooth whitening procedure.

Crowns and Bridges

If a large amount of tooth structure is lost due to decay, fracture, or accident, often there is not enough tooth remaining to hold a filling.

Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain laminate veneers are probably the most esthetic means of rapidly creating a more pleasing and beautiful smile.

Tooth-colored Fillings

Dark, mercury-containing amalgam fillings are truly a thing of the past. That type of filling is simply packed into a hole in the tooth.

Dentures and Partials

When a patient presents with all or many of their teeth missing, we are still able to restore their teeth and smile.


There is a bundle of nerve and blood fibers inside a tooth that is critical in the formation of a tooth. Once the tooth is formed


Invisalign® uses a series of clear removable aligners to straighten your teeth without metal wires or brackets.

Implant supported crowns & bridges

Dental implants typically are used to replace missing teeth when we do not want to prepare and attach to existing teeth.

Patient Safety and Sterilization

Patient Safety and Sterilization is of utmost concern at Apex Dental Associates. Layers of infection control procedures are used to address this concern. When at all possible, disposable, one-use instruments and supplies are used. Needles, prophy angles (the rubber-like cup used to polish teeth during cleanings), saliva ejectors (the straw-like suction device used to remove saliva from your mouth) are all single use.  Read More »

Financial Information

Dental treatment is an excellent investment in an individual’s health and well-being. The power of a beautiful, healthy, confident smile can be life-changing both socially and in business. We believe financial considerations should not be an obstacle to obtaining dental care. Being sensitive to the fact that different patients have different needs  Read More »

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Contact Via Email

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909 Dairy Ashford St Ste 210
Houston, TX 77079-5306
Hours of Operation: M-Th: 9am-6pm