Who we Are


Dr. Khanh Tran and his wife, Tanya

Dr. Khanh Tran was born in Vietnam and emigrated to the United States of America in 1975. His early childhood years were spent in Louisiana before moving to Houston in the early 80's. After graduating from Alief Hastings High School, he attended The University of Texas at Austin, where he completed his undergraduate degree in Biology in 1994. After UT Austin, it was off to dental school at the UT Dental Branch in Houston to earn his Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 1998. Following graduation, Dr. Tran worked for various clinics until 2002 when he finally opened his own office, Smilecrafters Dental.

His hobbies include reading, running, traveling, skiing, hiking, beach bumming, and watching his favorite sports teams. He's been married to his wife Tanya since 2014, and together they have a blended family of five children: Martie, Aidan, Maggie, Ethan, and Haley.

Lisa Parkerson
Office Manager
Rebecca Gonzalez
Dental Hygienist
Jessica Mendoza
Dental Assistant
Maria Amezola
Dental Assistant
Veronica Cañas
Assistant Manager