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Melissa Balk-Elliott

Pediatric Dentist


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Education & Credentials
DDS

University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine; Buffalo, NY

BS

Biology, William Smith College; Geneva, NY

Residency

Pediatric Dentistry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh; Pittsburgh, PA

Quotes

When you bring your children to our office, you can expect to be greeted with a smile and treated like family. Together, we can keep your family smiling!

Personal Favorites

We love Houston, being close to family, and rooting for the Astros! My favorite vacation spot is Alaska. There is so much to do and see! I enjoy cheering for the Buffalo Sabres, Bills, the Houston Texans, and the Astros, of course!

Volunteer Experience

Buffalo Outreach and Community Assistance Fund, Special Olympics, Give Kids A Smile, Remote Amish Outreach, Local Health Fairs

Personal Biography

After graduating dental school in 2012 and completing my residency in pediatric dentistry in 2014, my husband and I moved to Texas. We enjoy hiking, paddle-boarding, and fishing with our little girl, Alice, and our dog, Ed.

Professional Association

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association

Awards

Dean's Award, Dental Alumni Award

Achievements

Board-certified by ABPD, Chief Resident, Graduated magna cum laude, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society