Kenneth W. Pagel, D.D.S., FAGD

Kenneth W. Pagel, D.D.S., FAGD general dentistry

Dr. Pagel has been practicing all aspects of general dentistry since 2012 when he graduated from the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. Prior to dental school, Dr. Pagel graduated Summa Cum Laude from Texas State University with a bachelor’s degree in Biology.

Dr. Pagel is an active member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry. In 2020, Dr. Pagel became a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD), a continuing education achievement only 6% of U.S. general dentists have.  This designation recognizes Dr. Pagel as a leader and example to other dentists of the importance of continuing dental education to patient care.

In his spare time, Dr. Pagel enjoys spending time with family and friends, most notably his wife, Ashley, their three beloved kids, Avery, Connor, and Layton. He also has a passion for the outdoors, especially hunting. Dr. Pagel looks forward to continuing to provide dental services to the downtown Houston area.

Betty S. Albers, D.D.S.

Betty S. Albers, D.D.S. dental doctor

Dr. Betty S. Albers graduated from University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston in 1979 and has been in private practice in the Houston area since completing her schooling.

She continues her commitment to dental excellence as a member of the Greater Houston Dental Society, the Texas Dental Association, and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Albers and her husband have one child, Garrett. Dr. Albers enjoys seeing her patients at our conveniently located office.

Lillian Carmina Lyons, D.D.S., M.S.

Lillian Carmina Lyons, D.D.S., M.S.

Dr. Lillian Lyons is Board Certified in Periodontics and Dental Implantology. She was born in Mexico City. She received her Dental degree in 1995 and a specialist certificate in Endodontics and Periodontics from the National University Autonomous of Mexico (UNAM) in 1997. In 2005 she obtained a Specialty Certificate in Periodontics and also a Master’s of Science degree from the University of Texas at Houston School of Dentistry. She became a Board Certified by the American Board of Periodontology in 2006.

She taught Periodontics at the University of Texas at Houston School of Dentistry for the department of Periodontics. She is a member of several renowned dental and periodontal organizations and has been a board member of The Hispanic Dental Association and Houston Hispanic Dental Association. She is a former President of The Greater Houston Society of Periodontists. Her private practice includes all the aspects of dental implantology, oral medicine, laser and traditional periodontics. Some of her achievements include being re-certified by the American Board of Periodontology, being published in the Journal of Periodontics, and being a grant recipient from the American Board of Forensic Odontology for her research in forensics in relationship to dental implants.

Dr. Lyons joined our office in 2009 and focuses on the improvement of the periodontal health of our patients by providing conservative non-surgical and surgical periodontal therapy. Periodontal treatment includes crown lengthening, reduction of periodontal pockets, plastic surgery of the gums, bone regeneration and bone engineering techniques, sinus elevation and augmentation of the jaw bone, and placement of dental implants.


Becky, Office Coordinator at Downtown Dental

Becky, Office Coordinator

Varonda, Insurance and Treatment Coordinator at Downtown Dentist

Varonda, Insurance and Treatment Coordinator

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Kamyn, Patient Coordinator

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Marcy, Dental Hygienist

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Roslyn, Dental Assistant

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