Meet Dentiq Dentistry Dentist
Dr. Sridhar “Shreed” Sista grew up in the suburbs of Houston in Sugarland, TX. With a focus on education and pursuing his love for basketball, Dr. Sista attended Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX, where he was a student-athlete for two years. He then transferred to the University of Houston, where he joined the UH Men’s Basketball team for one year, and later graduated with degrees in business and sports medicine.
Before becoming interested in the dental field, Dr. Sista landed a job in San Francisco, CA, where he was the director of a technical training company for many years. After realizing medicine was his true passion, he returned to Texas to attend dental school and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center.
Dr. Sista holds a Fellowship in Oral Implantology from the University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio, is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantology and completed his Fellowship with the California Implant Institute. He is a member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, the American Dental Education Association, the American Dental Association, the Greater Houston Dental Society, and the Texas Dental Society.
Dr. Sista has surgically placed thousands of dental implants, ranging from single-tooth implants to advanced surgical and restorative full arch and full mouth implant cases, and All-on-4 procedures. Dr. Sista stays busy in his private practice and performs surgical procedures for many doctors in the Houston area.
Dr. Michelle Messina is originally from California and spent her childhood all over the world before making Houston her home. She went on to spend four exciting years in College Station playing tennis for A&M’s club team and graduating magna cum laude with degrees in biochemistry and music.
Dr. Messina found dentistry a natural fit and was accepted at 21 years old to the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston. In 2014, Dr. Messina earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and spent the next four years honing her general dentistry skills to better address her patients’ cosmetic, pediatric, orthodontic, and family dental needs.
Dr. Messina joined the Dentiq team in June 2018. She is committed to providing consistently high-quality care and continues to better herself with advanced education in upper-level Invisalign and bracketed orthodontics, improved cosmetic treatments, and pediatric dental innovations. Dr. Messina is also a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Orthodontic Society. Dr. Messina adores her sisters and parents and says it is because of their love and support over the years that she is living her dream of helping others today.