Dr. Hugo Artaza, DDS

Dr. Hugo Artaza, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Hugo Artaza, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Katy, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University of Texas Health Science Center / Dental School in 1981 and practices dentistry, endodontics, and more.Read his story

21510 Kingsland Blvd

Katy, TX 77450

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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • Molina Healthcare
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Dr. Artaza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Artaza "Dr. Hugo E. Artaza was born in Austin, Texas in 1955. For eight years of his youth he lived in South America when Brown & Root assigned his father to Paraguay. While in South America, he became fluent in Spanish. After graduating from Strake Jesuit College Preparatory in Houston, Texas, he attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock. Dr. Artaza graduated from The University of Texas HSC Dental Branch in Houston in 1981. He completed the four-year program in three years, graduating as a Doctor of Dental Surgery. Dr. Artaza is a private practitioner with over 31 years of experience. He is a member in good standing in the Greater Houston Dental Society, Texas Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Academy of General Dentistry and the Pankey Institute. Dr. Artaza and his family moved to Katy in 1986 where his practice has remained for the past 24 years. Dr. Artaza, his wife, Donna, and their three children, Nicolas, Marco and Danica, are all actively involved in the Katy community. Dr. Artaza is a parishioner at Epiphany of the Lord where he is a member of the Men's Club and Knights of Columbus. In addition to reaching out to his own community, Dr. Artaza also provides dental services to Honduran citizens through his involvement with Heart for Honduras, an organization he has been involved with since 1996. Dr. Artaza has led dental teams to rural areas and villages in Honduras where they provide relief aid and dental services to the local community. Tooth and gum disease is the fourth leading cause of death in the rural areas of Honduras. These missions have made a difference in the lives of thousands who visit the clinic each year."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Artaza "Artaza Dental is noted for our visionary dentist, Dr. Hugo Artaza, who has over thirty years experience in the dentistry field. What makes Dr. Artaza stand out from other dental practitioners is the innovative techniques he uses, blending dental artistry with the latest technology. Our office features the latest state-of-the-art dental equipment to provide you the best in comfort for all your dental procedures."

5  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Periodontics
  • Prosthetics

22  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries

41  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Texas Technical University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University of Texas Health Science Center / Dental School
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • James Stone, D.D.S
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Artaza has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Artaza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of General Dentistry, Member
  • American Dental Association, Member
  • Greater Houston Dental Society, Member
  • Pankey Institute, Member
  • Texas Dental Association, Member

Dr. Artaza's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Artaza to family and friends
31 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Artaza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

It is my opinion that Dr. Artaza and his entire staff represent the finest in dental care professionals and I only have rave reviews for this team! Recommend them without hesitation!
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When I married my husband he was a patient of Dr. Artaza. He bragged on how excellent and caring he was and I must say he didn’t lie. Dr. Artaza is very professional, patient and cares about his work. I love his work he makes sure you don’t hurt when he is working on a problem in your mouth and...more
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I can't lie to you and say my dental phobia is gone, but holy cow!! My dental anxiety has dropped tremendously. I fear those mouth shots like I fear my mothers meatloaf, but with dr artaza I did not feel ANYTHING! And he gave me about 3 shots, nothing! He does this weird jiggle and boom, you're...more
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Dr. Artaza is extremely professional and I was amazed by the technology that he has in his office that enables him to give a higher level of care. His staff is very sweet and does a good job making you feel comfortable. I highly recommended Artaza Dental!!!
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Dr. Artaza has done all of my dental work every visit to the office is pleasant. His staff is friendly and caring. The insurance coordinator goes above and beyond. Everyone there treats you like you were their own family member. Once you become a patient, you become a part of the Artaza Dental...more
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