Meet the Doctor
Meet Dr. LeeAnn McQuade
In dental school, Dr. McQuade had her first experience working with pediatric patients. Ever since then, she’s known that she wanted to dedicate her life and her career to taking care of these special, young smiles. After graduating from dental school and her pediatric specialty residency, Dr. McQuade began practicing pediatric dentistry in Baytown,TX. In 2008, she opened her current office in Beaumont, TX and to this very day, she feels blessed to be able to be a positive part of so many young children’s lives. Dr. McQuade looks forward to meeting you and your child, and making sure that your child’s first dental experience is every bit as wonderful as it should be.
An Education that began a Lifelong Passion
Dr. McQuade attended Texas A&M University where she graduated in 1996 with a degree in biomedical science. Following her graduation, she headed to Dallas where she pursued a four-year dental degree from Baylor College of Dentistry. She graduated from Baylor in 2000 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. While attending Baylor, she found her calling in pediatric dentistry, and went on to attend the University of Texas at Houston and completed a two-year pediatric specialty dental residency. Dr. McQuade is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a member of the:
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
- Dental Society of Southeast Texas
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- Houston Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Continuing education is an important part of dentistry. The technologies and treatments used in pediatric dentistry are constantly changing. Dr. McQuade’s memberships in a variety of dental associations provides her with endless opportunities to participate in continuing education, and to continue offering the most advanced, comfortable, and safe treatments for the little smiles she treats.
Dedicated to the “small” smiles of Beaumont
In 2002, Dr. McQuade began practicing pediatric dentistry, in 2008 she made the move to Beaumont. She loves working with children and works hard to make sure that all of her young patients enjoy their dental experience. Dr. McQuade understands that a child’s first dental experience can be intimidating. She is committed to helping her patients overcome their fears of the dentist by working with each child in a way that is gentle, fun, and relatable for her patients. She feels that her training in pediatric dentistry makes her especially prepared to handle whatever exciting times her patients have in store for her!
As a parent, you can count on your child being treated with kindness, respect, and sensitivity. Dr. McQuade invites you to ask any questions you may have, share your concerns, and to be an active part of your child’s continued dental health. She maintains an open practice where patients and their parents are always welcome.
A Lifetime of Happy Smiles
When Dr. McQuade is away from the practice, she and her husband enjoy raising, training, and competing horses. Dr. McQuade is an active competitor in the equestiran sport of Three-Day Eventing. Her husband is also an avid competitor in the Western discipline of 'cutting'. At home, Dr. McQuade and her husband spend time with their two daughters as well as riding, training and competing their own horses. In March 2009, Dr. McQuade and her husband were blessed with their newest addition to their family, their baby girl, Victoria “Tori” Ann Smith. Tori has become a regular sweet, smiling face at the practice as she loves to laugh and be part of all the fun and excitement that happens here each day.