Drs. Trejo, Marino, and Michaiel are Board Certified by the American Academy of Periodontoloy (AAP). Dr Trejo also holds a specialty in Prosthodontics, and he and his associates work together to deliver excellent treatment to their patients. Their combined experience assures a high quality treatment for every patient, every time.


Dr. Pedro Trejo

Dr. Trejo has certificates in both specialties; Prosthodontics and Periodontics. He received his Certificate in Prosthodontics from the University of Maryland at Baltimore, and his Certificate and Masters Degree in Periodontics from The University of Texas in Houston, Texas. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and holds a Clinical Associate Professor position in the Department of Periodontology of The University of Texas, School of Dentistry at Houston, Dr. Trejo has extensive experience in both clinical and instructional implant, surgical, and restorative dentistry. He maintains a private practice limited to Periodontics and Prosthodontics in Houston.



Dr. Marino began cultivating her talents in Bogota, Colombia, where she received her DDS degree from the Colegio Odontologico Colombiano. She then completed her periodontal training at the Dental College in Augusta, Georgia. Dr. Marino is an active member of several dental associations and is a board certified periodontist by the American Academy of Periodontology. Upon working with Dr. Marino, you will discover that she upholds the highest standards in ethical and moral values that every periodontist should encompass.

DR. Michelle Michaiel

Dr. Michaiel began her training at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston where she received her DDS. She continued on and completed a three-year residency program in Periodontics and earned her Master’s degree. She is a part-time professor at the University and is affiliated with numerous local and national dental organizations including the Academy of Osseointegration and the American Association of Periodontology. Dr. Michaiel is passionate about periodontics and has dedicated her career to providing the highest quality of care to her patients using the latest research and technology.

Dr. C. C Trejo

Dr. Trejo has been practicing dentistry for over 20 years. She graduated from University of Maryland at Baltimore in 1987 and attended her General Practice Residency at the Michael E. Debakey VA Medical Center in Houston, Texas. With her extensive experience and expertise, Dr. Trejo achieves remarkable results in general and restorative dentistry. Her patients appreciate her gentle approach to dentistry which integrates passion and care in efforts to making her patients feel comfortable and welcome. Dr. Trejo’s practice includes specialists who perform periodontal surgery (gum surgery), implant, and endodontics (root canal therapy). She is committed to recommending the most beneficial treatment plans that focus on the well-fare of her patients and achieving their ultimate goals. Dr. Trejo commits herself to excellence by being an active member of the American Dental Association, the Greater Houston Dental Society, the Texas Dental Association, and has been apart of the Spears Study Club. When she is not in the office, Dr. Trejo resides in Houston and spends quality time with her husband, daughter, and their dogs. She is involved in the community and also participates in charitable causes.


Dr. Shalev has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from The University of Texas at Austin and graduated from The University of Texas Houston Dental School with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society, and has participated in Spears Study Club and other continuing education courses. Dr. Shalev takes a personal approach to providing care, catering to patients who value personal attention and quality dentistry.  She enjoys spending her time educating each patient on their current oral conditions, allowing patients to take an active role in their health and make informed decisions. By specializing in preventative, restorative, and cosmetic procedures, Dr. Shalev and her team strive to achieve healthy and beautiful smiles!