Dr. Ramirez is a Prosthodontist, a dentist who specializes, in addition to general dentistry, in implant, restorative and complex prosthetic procedures.
He received his DDS from Javeriana University, a Jesuit college in Bogota, Colombia. Subsequently he interned and worked at the Goldstein Center for Implant and Aesthetic Dentistry in Atlanta, GA. At Goldstein, he received comprehensive training in the science of ceramic veneers and implant supported restorations.
Dr. Ramirez completed his 4-year residency in Prosthodontics at the University of Texas Dental School-Houston, during which he was also awarded a Master of Science degree for his research in dental implants and implant-abutment angulations.
He has been in private practice in Houston since 2009 and is a member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, the Greater Houston Dental Society, and the Spear Study Club (a nationwide learning program for dentists and specialists which facilitates continuing education regarding the latest treatment techniques, materials and technology). Dr. Ramirez enjoys lecturing for local study groups in advanced implant dentistry.
Dr. Ramirez came by his interest in dentistry naturally; his mother was also a dentist, a specialist in Periodontics and a university faculty member.
Dr. Ramirez and his wife Adriana have two daughters and are members of St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Outside of his dental practice, he enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, tennis, biking and photography.
Dr. Ramirez is fluent in both English and Spanish.