Meet The Team
Dr. April Kaneira, DDS
Meet Dr. April Kaneira, or Dr. K as her patients fondly call her. Know for her gentle touch and lighthearted demeanor, she effortlessly puts even the most anxious patients at ease. With over 20 years of experience practicing, Dr. K has built a reputation for her caring approach and ability to create a comfortable environment. Dr. Kaneira is dedicated to delivering exceptional clinical outcomes. She prioritizes patient education, empowering you to make informed decisions about your oral health. She believes in building long-term relationships and treats her patients with the same level of care she would want for herself. Join her dental family today and discover the difference personalized, compassionate dental care makes for a healthier, more confident smile.
Dr. April Kaneira has been practicing dentistry for over 20 years. She is committed to improving her patients’ quality of life by delivering superior clinical outcomes and patient education. She has experience in all aspects of general dentistry including dental implants, endodontics, full mouth rehab. She has extensive orthodontic experience with straight wire, lingual, clear and aligner therapy, as well as propel and Healthy Start appliances. She treats her patients as she wants to be treated and focuses on building long term relationships.
She has started, owned, and operated fourteen dental practices in her career and overseen and mentored many other offices and doctors. Her goal with her mentoring has always been to instill clinical excellence and teach doctors to build trust-based relationships with their patients.
Dr. April Kaneira graduated from The University of Texas at Austin. She received her Certificate in Dentistry from the Texas A & M University Baylor College of Dentistry in 2000. Dr. Kaneira is also a member of the North Texas Dental Society, Texas Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Orthodontic Association, and the American Association of Clear Aligners.
In her free time, Dr. Kaneira likes spending time with her husband and two daughters, traveling, sculpting cakes, cycling, and playing with their family pets.
Heather Schedler, RDH
A Wisconsin native, Heather began her education at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee but concluded her degree and graduated from Concorde Career College – Dallas with an Associate degree of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene.
Heather has had a passion for dentistry from the age of 12 that led her to the vocation of being a dental hygienist. She loves sharing knowledge and educating her patients of how they can better care for their mouths, as oral health has a major impact on overall health. She is compassionate and values delivering superior patient care to ensure that each of her patients feel comfortable and more confident with their oral health. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking with her husband and two Alaskan malamutes, trying new foods, and traveling.
Avah Cruz, Dental Assistant
Avah is the practice coordinator at Davis Dental and Ortho where she assists the Doctors, handles scheduling, and finances all while working to provide the best patient care possible.
Avah has always had a passion for biological sciences and human body system functions and that passion was transferred to the dental field when she graduated from the Dallas Dental Assistant School in April of 2021.
Avah has been recognized in her field for proficiency in intraoral scanning, Xray imaging, in house whitening and patient education.
In her spare time, Avah enjoys being involved with her local church, finding new activities to share and enjoy with her two sons (especially when it involves spending time outdoors) and crafting at home.
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