Meet Our Doctors

Timothy Hale, DDS

Dr. Timothy Hale is a native Texan and graduate of Texas A&M University.  In 1980, he earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Texas Dental School at San Antonio.  His career began in the US Army, where he served a one-year General Practice Internship in Dentistry.  Afterward, he began a series of duty assignments, practicing throughout the United States and Europe.  In 1987, he entered the army's Periodontal Residency at Fort Gordon and The Medical College of Georgia.

After graduating with his certification in Periodontics, Dr. Hale served as an assistant periodontal mentor for the General Dentistry Resident Training Program at Fort Knox.

He moved to Houston after being named an Assistant Clinical Professor, teaching periodontal residents at the UT Dental Branch at Houston.  He has been in private practice in the Houston and Katy area since 1992.

Dr. Hale is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry.  He is a member of all relevant professional associations, including:

  • The American Academy of Periodontology
  • The American Dental Association
  • The Texas Dental Association
  • The Academy of Osseointegration
  • The Southwest Society of Periodontics

Dedicated to providing you with the best care available, Dr. Hale continually advances his practice through continued education.  He attended the Institute for Advanced Laser Dentistry, a well-known leader periodontal laser training.  He has implemented LANAP laser care as well as other cutting-edge technologies into his practice.

Dr. Hale is a retired Colonel in the US Army Reserve.  He resides in the Katy area with his wife, Vanessa, and has two adult children.

Michael Nguyen, DDS

Dr. Michael Nguyen is a proud Houston native and a graduate of St. Thomas Catholic High School. He attended the University of Texas at Austin earning a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. He earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Texas A &M Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX. After completing dental school, he continued his studies at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston by attending a residency in Periodontics and Dental Implants. After rigorous training, he earned a certificate in Periodontics as well as a Masters of Science in Dentistry. Dr. Nguyen is currently working towards a distinction as a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.

Dr. Nguyen is a member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Periodontology, Southwest Society of Periodontists, Southern Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society and the Academy of Osseointegration.

Dr. Nguyen and his wife, Anna, met in college and are avid fans of the UT Longhorns. They like to travel, explore new places, and watch shows and movies. Dr. Nguyen enjoys playing sports such as basketball, football, volleyball, and tennis as well as doing community service and spending time with his family.



Timothy M. Hale, D.D.S. | Michael Nguyen, D.D.S. Practice Limited to Periodontics and Dental Implants Tel: (281)392-6000 Fax: (281) 392-6811