Texan Smile Family and Cosmetic Dentistry to open Dec. 12 in Sugar Land

Texan Smile Family and Cosmetic Dentistry expects to open Dec. 12 at 4820 LJ Pkwy., Ste. 30, Sugar Land.

Texan Smile Family and Cosmetic Dentistry expects to open Dec. 12 at 4820 LJ Pkwy., Ste. 30, Sugar Land.

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Texan Smile Family and Cosmetic Dentistry will open Dec. 12 at 4821 LJ Parkway, Ste. 30, Sugar Land. Dr. Sneha Xavier will offer general dentistry for all ages as well as cosmetic procedures and Invisalign. 832-271-8280. www.texansmile.com
By Christine Hall
Christine Hall joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2018, and covers Missouri City and Fort Bend ISD. She previously reported on health care innovation for the Texas Medical Center, was a freelancer, and held various news roles at the Houston Business Journal.


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