Meet The Doctors

Michael J. Landry, DDS, ABAD

Meet Michael J. Landry, DDS, ABAD a board certified expert in aesthetic and restorative dentistry. Dr. Landry graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center Dental 
School at San Antonio in 1981. He is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry and serves on the Board of the Houston chapter.

Dr. Landry continually upgrades his skills in all dental techniques through continuing education and his affiliations with several dental associations. He has been recognized as one of "America's Top Dentists" since 2004 and is currently a clinical consultant in ceramic restorations.

He has been awarded additional Fellowships in The International Congress of Oral Implantologists the Misch International Implant Institute, Fellow of the Institute for Advanced Laser Dentistry and attained Diplomat status from The American Board of Aesthetic Dentistry.

Dr. Landry has been awarded membership into the American Society for Dental Aesthetics. He can frequently be found on the lecture circuit, speaking to dental students, dentists and their teams discussing the topic of digital dentistry in a high touch environment and cone beam computer tomography.

His commitment to excellence, artistry and the latest technology separates him from the rest. Dr. Landry utilizes computers extensively in his practice yielding you the best possible results. He is proud to be one of the very first paperless dental practices in all of Houston, Texas.

Dr. Landry will give you a smile that exudes confidence, beauty and well being.
A transformation like this can be a life changing experience for you.


Dr. Landry's affiliations include:

  • American Dental Association
  • Texas Dental Association
  • Greater Houston District Dental Society
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Texas Academy of General Dentistry
  • Houston Academy of General Dentistry
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • American Society for Dental Aesthetics
  • Misch International Implant Institute
  • Institute for Advanced Laser Dentistry
  • American Board of Aesthetic Dentistry

Wendell Dela Cruz, DDS, FAGD

Dr. Wendell Dela Cruz an associate and general dentist at Consultants in Dental Aesthetics, hand-picked by Dr. Landry. He graduated from University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Biology and certificate in Business Foundations and obtained his dental degree from the prestigious UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry. Dr. Dela Cruz achieved a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry, an important honor demonstrating a never-ending pursuit of continuing dental education. Not only is this distinction bestowed upon only 6% of general dentists in the U.S., Dr. Dela Cruz earned this title in the shortest amount of time possible, becoming one of the youngest recipients of this recognition. In line with his commitment to providing the best and most comprehensive care to our patients, he has additional training in cosmetics, implant surgery, Invisalign tm and is one of only a handful of dentists in Houston capable of performing the less invasive, more comfortable PST (Pinhole surgical technique) for gum grafting.

Within the community, Dr. Dela Cruz has served as co-chair of the Dental Health Committee of the Greater Houston Dental Society, organizing charity dental events like the city-wide “Give Kids a Smile” day for lower-income children and “Veteran Smile Day”. He helped organize and run a New Dentist Study Club for the Houston Academy of General Dentistry, facilitating continuing education opportunities for young dentists.

Having grown up in Cy-Fair, Dr. Dela Cruz has strong ties within the neighborhood and effortlessly relates to the patients of CDA. Dr. Dela Cruz has also lived in Saudi Arabia, The Philippines, Canada and Mexico and continues to travel and explore the world. He enjoys staying physically active, working out, playing with his dog “Neo”, exploring Houston’s burgeoning craft brewery scene and DIY projects around the house. Dr. Dela Cruz loves trying new foods around Houston and will not hesitate to try a recommendation for the next delicious burger joint.

Dr. Dela Cruz is meticulous, energetic, nonjudgmental and compassionate - the type of dentist we cherish at CDA. His patience and sincerity will make your experience at CDA welcoming and complete.


Dr. Dela Cruz’s affiliations include:

  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Texas Academy of general Dentistry
  • Houston Academy of general Dentistry
  • Texas Dental Association
  • American Dental Academy
  • Greater Houston Dental Society

Wesley J. Urich, DDS, AAACD

Dr. Wes Urich graduated from the University of Minnesota – School of Dentistry in 1983 and practiced in Minneapolis until he gave in to his cravings for a warmer climate and moved to The Woodlands, TX in 2011. He established a successful practice in Minneapolis, MN in 1984 that focused on comprehensive aesthetic, restorative, and implant dentistry and strives to keep educated with the latest in dental materials and technology for his patients. He has always had a passion for enhancing healthy smiles and providing patients with exceptional personalized care. Dr. Urich really enjoys the relationships and friendships that he has made with many patients over the years.

Dr. Urich has been an accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) since 1997 and an Accreditation Examiner since 1998, served as the Chair of the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry of the AACD and has served on the AACD Board of Directors and various committees. He is a founding member and past president of the Minnesota Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and was the dentist for the Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant from 2004-2011. Dr. Urich maintains membership in various associations including The American Academies of Implant Dentistry and Dental Sleep Medicine. Dedicated to continuous learning, he has had the fortunate opportunity to share what he has learned with other dentists and their teams in a variety of lectures, live patient and publication venues, and as a consultant for various dental companies. He has been recognized by his peers as a “Top Dentist” in consecutive issues of the MPLSSTPAUL magazine since 2000 and it’s “Top Dentist Hall of Fame” in 2014, H TEXAS MAGAZINE in 2012, as one of America’s Top Dentists by the Consumers Research Council and in The Best Dentists in America publication.

Dr. Wes is most proud of being a dad to his two adult daughters and his stepson in high school. Nancy and he are avid outdoors enthusiasts, especially when water activities or any beach comes calling. He finds giving back rewarding, especially through the AACD’s Give Back A Smile program and Dentistry from the Heart.

Meet the Team

Mary Ann Landry

Executive Director

Christina Austin

Executive Assistant

Kelly Evans

Business Leader

Registered Dental Hygienists

Cheryl Schroeder

Emily Smith

Vicky Nguyen

Emily Lauren Williford


Hanan Fereg

Registered Dental Assistants

Cassandra Whitley


Melanie Martinez

Elaine Du

Jose Contreras

Kathy King

Concierge Business Team

Kim Voss

Lisa Wheeler

Sharla Pierre

Justin Olson

Keisha Brown

Joyce Hidalgo

Marketing Assistant

Gadi Hidalgo

Laboratory Technician

Tommy Landry