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As the mother of two children, Dr. Rozas is intimately familiar with a child’s need to feel safe and secure. Dr. Rozas pictured with her husband, Tim, and chil- dren Bryce and Lauren. Dr. Melissa Rozas Dr. Melissa Rozas graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biomedical Science in 1991, and in 1995 she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, Texas. Fol- lowing dental school, she completed a two-year residency at the University of Texas at Houston and Hermann Hospital where she received her specialty certificate in pediatric dentistry in 1997. Shortly after graduation, she moved to Dallas and started her own practice in 1998. Dr. Rozas is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Over the last 20 years, she has been recognized as a 14 NORTH TEXAS DENTISTRY | leader in the local dental community, as well as state and national organizations. She is past president of the Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and past Director of College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She has been co-Chair- man of the Greater Dallas Pediatric Dental Society since 2007. Dr. Rozas is also an active member of the American Dental Asso- ciation, Texas Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and the Southwest Society of Pedi- atric Dentistry. Dr. Rozas is passionate about educating families and her patients on dental health and she is committed to giving each child excel- lent care. She resides in Coppell with her husband, Tim and their two teenage children, Bryce and Lauren. When she is not taking care of little teeth, she loves to run, exercise and travel to her favorite beach destinations. Melissa Rozas, DDS 632 E. Sandy Lake Road, Coppell, TX (972) 393-9779 Dr. Rozas and Priscila Swearingen, her office manager, make a great team and have worked together since the opening of the first office in 1998.