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Dentist Houston, TX - Dr. Karim Banani's Office

At Dr. Karim Banani and Diana Smith's office, our philosophy is to provide treatment to the whole person - with a special focus on how your teeth and gums relate to your total body health. We want you to be confident that your smile achieves your goals for comfort, function, and appearance. We're here to make that happen!

Here is what we have to offer:

  • Comprehensive care with a focus on prevention
  • Full range of General & Cosmetic treatments such as teeth whiteningcrowns, and veneers
  • Welcoming and caring staff
  • Relaxed, comfortable and stress-free environment
  • Latest dental technology and techniques
  • 40+ years of combined dental experience

Relax with confidence at Dr. Banani and Dr. Smith's office. We're your neighbors and we're here to help you maximize the health of your smile!

Dentist Houston TX | Dental Office

Meet Your Doctors

  • Dr.
    Karim Banani

    'My mission is to change the way people feel about visiting the dentist. Whether it is for your routine cleaning appointment or a toothache, it’s important to me that we do our very best to make your visit comfortable and memorable. Come by and experience how we do dentistry differently.'

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  • Dr.
    Diana Smith

    Diana Smith is a unique kind of dentist. She takes a gentle approach, easing any concerns you might have by providing valuable patient education. She listens so she can best understand your particular needs.

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Our Raving Patients!

  • "I am really happy with Dr. Banani joining the team. He did outstanding work on my teeth, and clearly joins Dr. Smith as a top tier Houston dentist (this is after all where all the docs go to). Dr. Smith and her team are as good as it is ever going to get! Highly recommended!"
    Leon P (Patient since 1991)
  • "I love my dentist and wish I could visit more than twice a year!! Amazing dentists & support staff!!!"
    Brie ( Patient Since 2014)
  • "I highly recommend Dr. Banani, he is very personable and explains procedures and makes you feel at ease."
    Lena S
  • "Very comfortable atmosphere! Friendly and thorough staff. Very attuned to patients needs. Would and will refer others"
    Patrick (Patient since 2020)
  • "Dr Banani was great. Lots of attention paid to patients pain level. Also he is always looking for areas to improve ones health that may or may not be directly related to my teeth and gums"
    Thomas W. (Patient Since 2004)

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7:00 am-4:00 pm


7:00 am-4:00 pm


7:00 am-4:00 pm


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