The American Dental Association has compiled a list of the top 20 family dentist practices across the United States.
The list is based on more than 3,400 patients who filled out an online questionnaire.
The question asked, “Which family dentist practice best meets your family’s dental needs?”
The top 10 family dentist programs include the Dental Institute of Texas, the DIA-Austin and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
The top 20 are as follows:Dental Institute-Texas, San Antonio-based Dental University, Dental Foundation of Texas and Texas Dental Associates, Dallas-based Family Dentist, DDS-San Antonio and DDS, Dallas, family dentist and dental clinic.
The next-ranked practice is DDS of San Antonio, which offers two- and three-year dental plans.
The family practice offers an average of $4,000 for a two-year plan, which includes both preventive services and dental care.
The second-ranked DDS family dentist program is Dental Care Associates of Texas in San Antonio.
DDS offers three- to four-year plans, which include preventive and dental services.
DCA offers one-year services for a $1,500 monthly premium, which is covered by private insurance.
The third-ranked family dentist is DIA of Austin.
DIA offers a three- and four-month plan, and is also covered by a private insurance plan.
The Texas-based family practice is located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
The fourth-ranked dental practice is Family Dentis of Dallas, located in Irving, Texas.
Family Denti also offers a one- and two-month dental plans, and offers a $3,500 fee for dental care and services.
The fifth-ranked health care-based dental practice in Texas is DMS of Fort Worth, located at 12300 Westheimer Drive, Fort Worth.
DMS offers a two and three year dental plans that include preventive services.
The DMS family practice has been operating since 2006 and is a part of the DDS network.
The sixth-ranked specialty dental practice on the list is Family Dental Clinic of Dallas.
Family DCL offers a four- and five-year health care dental plan, including preventive and preventive care.
The Dallas-area family practice opened in 2010 and is located on the fourth floor of a retail store in the DFW Metroplex.
The seventh-ranked non-dental family practice on that list is the DLS Dental Center in Fort Worth and Dallas.
DLS also offers dental care plans and preventive services, including dental visits.
The eighth-ranked dentistry practice on this list is DSS Family Donts, a Fort Worth-based dentistry center that offers dental and preventive dental care for children.
The facility offers dental services at a sliding fee scale.
The ninth-ranked medical-dentistry practice is the University Dental Family Clinic in Dallas.
The dental clinic offers preventive services for children and adults.
The clinic offers a sliding dental fee scale, including visits for preventive services in addition to the regular dental fee.
The 10th-ranked clinic in the list, which has been offering dental services for over 20 years, is the Texas Dont Health Care Center.
The health care clinic has been located in a retail location in Denton since 2004 and has an indoor facility with an outdoor space.
The 11th-place dental practice and the 13th-highest in the country, according to the survey, is Dias Health Care System of Fort Bend County.
Dias is the largest Dental Health Care provider in the state and is the only Texas-operated facility that offers preventive dental services, dental checkups and dental visits for both adults and children.
The 12th-best practice on Dias list is Dallas Dental Partners, which operates DDS Dallas-Arlington Medical Center and Dias Dental & Vision Center.
DDP Dallas operates DDF Dallas Medical Center, DDF Arlington Medical Center in the Dallas Metroplex and DDP Austin Medical Center at West Campus Drive and West Campus Boulevard.
DDF Austin is the state’s largest DDP network, which provides dental care, preventive dental and vision services to over 1,000 patients.
Dias DDP is also the state affiliate of the National Dental Practice Association, which represents all of Dias dentists in the United State.
The state has a long history of working with Dias on behalf of dentists, which continues today.