Dr Norris DDS is a friendly, caring dentist with over 25 years of experience in dentistry. He has provided devoted care to patients in Lake Jackson since 1989
Dr Norris graduated at the top of his class from the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston in 1985. While there he did extra study in surgery and Temporal Mandibular Joint issues. Dr. Norris is a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon dental honor society and is a Fellow in the Delta Sigma Delta dental academic society. He has worked as an adjunct professor of anatomy at UT Dental Branch. Dr Norris is a member of the Academy of Laser Dentistry, the National Headache Foundation, The American Equilibration Society and the American Society of Craniofacial Pain and the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Pain Management. He is currently President of the Ninth District Dental Society.
Dr. Norris had an interesting career before dentistry. He worked in geology in West Texas, has an undergraduate degree from Texas Tech with a major in microbiology and worked in medical research. He has published scientific papers in microbiology and sleep research.
Dr. Norris stays in top fitness form as a triathlete. He has competed in several half iron man triathlons and completed two Ironman (140.6 mile) competitions. He is a member of Lake Jackson Freeport Area Triathlon Club. He is a regular participant in the Houston Marathon and the Surfside Half Marathon.
Dr Norris is also an avid reader. He also enjoys creating art and is a member of the Houston Area Fiber Artists and he works with wood and paper crafts.
Dr. Spencer loves delivering high quality, gentle and caring dental care to patients since 2006.
Dr. Spencer went to University of Victoria in Canada where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemistry. She went on to complete her D.M.D. degree at the University of British Columbia in Canada. She moved to and practiced in New Mexico upon graduation. Her family relocated to Texas in 2010.
Dr Spencer takes an active role to keep current with new procedures, materials and technologies by taking yearly continuing education classes. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and the Greater Houston Dental Society.
Dr Spencer spends her free time with her husband and two sons Elliot and William in their Lake Jackson home. Her hobbies include hiking, skiing, yoga, cooking for her family and playing the piano.