Meet Dr. Mizell

Serving Houston Smiles Since 1990

Dr. Mike Mizell, a native of Palestine, TX, has had the distinct honor of helping to shape the faces and smiles of more than 16,000 Houstonians since 1990. For him, orthodontics is a passion, and he feels truly blessed to have the opportunity to enjoy the challenges and rewards that the profession offers. Without a doubt, he most enjoys the chance to develop relationships with so many wonderful people and families.


  • Certificate in Orthodontics; University of Texas-Houston Dental Branch, Orthodontic Department, 1990
  • Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS); Baylor College of Dentistry, 1986
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Finance with highest honors; University of Texas-Austin, 1982
  • Palestine High School, Palestine, TX, 1978

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Eta Sigma National Academic Honor Society, UT Austin
  • Peta Gamma Sigma National Academic Honor Society, UT Austin
  • Phi Kappa Phi National Academic Honor Society, UT Austin
  • The Odontological National Honor Society, Baylor College of Dentistry
  • Certificate of Merit, the Southwestern Society of Orthodontics
  • Past president and board member of the University of Texas Orthodontic Alumni Organization
  • Past president and board member of the Southwestern Society of Orthodontics
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthodontics

Continuing Education

Dr. Mizell’s education did not stop with his graduation from orthodontic school. Understanding that continuing education is the key to providing the highest quality of treatment for our patients, he stays current with the latest techniques and technologies in orthodontics. That includes attending numerous professional meetings and seminars each year. In addition to educational opportunities, Dr. Mizell stays abreast of his fields as a member of the following local and national professional organizations:

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • College of Diplomates, American Board of Orthodontics
  • Southwestern Society of Orthodontists (Past president)
  • University of Texas Orthodontics Alumni Organization (Past president)
  • American Dental Association
  • Texas Dental Association
  • Greater Houston District Dental Society

Outside the Office

Dr. Mizell has been married to his beautiful wife, Chris, since 1991. They have been blessed with two wonderful children, Carter and Caroline, and have loved spending time coaching and watching their kids’ sporting activities. In addition, Dr Mizell enjoys volunteering time for his church, his children’s schools and local non-profit groups. When he’s not creating beautiful smiles, Dr. Mizell likes hunting, fishing, and playing golf.