Transforming Smiles One Patient At A Time

in Needville, TX

Dr. Jennifer Kunkel of Needville Family Dentistry showing a patient digital xrays

Discover the Difference at Needville Family Dentistry

Welcome to Needville Family Dentistry, where comfort, compassion, service, and quality are at the heart of everything we do. We are dedicated to creating a warm and welcoming environment for our patients, ensuring that each visit is unlike any other. Our highly skilled professionals are committed to providing exceptional care, treating every individual with empathy and understanding. We strive for efficiency in all aspects of our practice utilizing the latest technologies for precise and comfortable treatments.  Join us at Needville Family Dentistry and discover a place where our values combine to create exceptional dental care.

Our office speaks both Spanish and English to help better serve our community.

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Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Jennifer Kunkel of Needville Family Dentistry

Dr. Jennifer Kunkel


Dr. Kunkel plans to build honest and reliable relationships with her patients. She wants her patients to know that she is passionate about what she does, all while feeling that they can trust her with their dental needs.

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Dr. Kathryn Davis


Dr. Davis strives to create a transparent, informative, and welcoming patient experience all while providing high-quality dental care.

Meet Our Team

Lynette, a Registered Dental Hygienist at Needville Family Dentistry


Registered Dental Hygienist

Lynette enjoys getting to know her patients and treating them as family. She also loves attending continuing education courses to provide patients with the best of care. Lynette is a veteran member of our team and has been with Needville Family Dentistry since 2003. She grew up in Needville and attended Wharton County Junior College for her dental hygiene training.

Outside of work, Lynette enjoys spending time with her kids and her awesome husband, cooking, gardening, fishing, reading, and being outdoors.

Jessica, a Registered Dental Hygienist at Needville Family Dentistry


Registered Dental Hygienist

Jessica received an associate's degree from Wharton County Junior College and then attended Texas Women’s University, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene. She has been working as a hygienist since 2015 and is also laser and nitrous certified.

Jessica’s interest in dentistry began at a young age when she was inspired by her own hygienist and supported by a mom who encouraged her dream to pursue dental hygiene as a career.

Born and raised in El Campo, Texas, Jessica loves spending time with her niece and nephew and enjoys hobbies like bowling and riding four-wheelers.

Marcy, a Registered Dental Assistant at Needville Family Dentistry


Registered Dental Assistant

Marcy joined Needville Family Dentistry in May 2019, and as a dental assistant, she enjoys helping patients and educating them about their oral health. Her goal is to make sure her patients are as comfortable as possible and to build trust with them, so they continue to visit the dentist to maintain their dental health.

Marcy is a native of Rosenberg, TX, and in her free time enjoys being with her family, going to the movies, and watching football.

Kelly, a Treatment Coordinator & Registered Dental Assistant at Needville Family Dentistry


Treatment Coordinator

Kelly attended Sam Houston State University for her undergrad and graduate degrees. She recently started with Needville Family Dentistry in 2020 and is loving every minute of being part of our amazing dental team!

Kelly’s role is to ensure that our patient's appointments are handled efficiently. She enjoys developing relationships with each of our patients and taking care of their needs so that they leave our office feeling happy and healthy.

A native of Sugar Land, Kelly moved to Needville during high school and has been here for about 15 years. In her spare time, Kelly loves spending time with her horses, family, and friends.

Sara a Registered Dental Hygienist at Needville Family Dentistry


Registered Dental Hygienist

Sara is passionate about educating her patients about their oral health and how it relates to their overall health and well-being. Sara is a native of Boling, TX, and joined Needville Family Dentistry in May 2019. She has an associate’s degree from Wharton County Junior College and received certification in nitrous oxide monitoring from the University of Texas, San Antonio.

Outside of work, Sara and her husband own a Registered and Commercial Cattle Group operation. They enjoy spending time traveling with their two children showing cattle, hunting, and fishing.

Samantha a Scheduling Coordinator at Needville Family Dentistry


Scheduling Coordinator

Samantha came to us in July of 2023 with a medical assistant background and a passion for helping people in our community. She moved to Needville in 2014 with her husband and loves the small town life. Samantha’s daughter has been a big of driving her passion for helping others as she was diagnosed with bilateral sensorineural hearing loss at the age of 2. Since then Samantha has been learning sign language to help her daughter and others that struggle with hearing loss. Her goal is to get to know all of our patients and provide them with the best dental experience ever!

In her free time, she enjoys telescoping, movie nights and smores on the campfire. She plans to obtain her license as a registered dental assistant in the future.

Paola, a registered dental assistant at Needville Family Dentistry


Registered Dental Assistant

Paola joined Needville Family Dentistry in June 2022 as a dental assistant, she enjoys building bonds with patients and making sure they feel right at home. Paola hopes to pursue a career in Dental Hygiene one day. Paola is a native of Needville, TX, and in her free time enjoys spending time with her family and dog, Lillie.

Megan, an insurance coordinator at Needville Family Dentistry


Insurance Coordinator

Megan has been in the health and wellness field for over 20 years but is new to the field of Dentistry. She went to college in California for Sports Medicine. She has a passion for the well-being of everyone she meets.

Megan is new to Texas and the Needville area. She is married and has been with her husband for over 17 years, and they have a beautiful 4 year old daughter, and two dogs. In her spare time outside of work she loves spending time with her family, doing anything together. She loves to cook and bake, and is teaching her daughter all the tips and tricks to delicious food.

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New Technology With a Gentle Touch

We believe in providing excellent dentistry and use cutting-edge dental technology to ensure that you receive the best care. These advanced tools enable us to detect issues quickly and accurately, so we can provide efficient treatment while keeping your comfort our number one priority. You can trust that you are receiving the most up-to-date technology and treatments when you come to us.

A dentist shows a dental patient an x-ray of their teeth

Digital X-Rays

Our digital X-rays emit less radiation, take images faster without any need for processing, and allow us to optimize the images so we can provide a more precise diagnosis.

Digital X-Rays
Cone Beam Computed Tomography machine

Cone Beam Computed Tomography

Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) is an advanced imaging technique that uses a cone-shaped X-ray beam to create a highly detailed 3D image of the mouth. By rotating the cone beam around the head, this imaging technique can help us accurately design a treatment plan.

Cone Beam Technology
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Digital Intraoral Camera

This handheld camera provides us with an innovative way to examine your mouth in greater detail. By using this diagnostic tool, we can zoom in closely on specific teeth and capture a high-quality image of them. The images are then displayed on a screen for both you and our dentist to review, providing a better understanding of your diagnosis and treatment.

Digital Intraoral Camera
Chairside Economical Restorations of Esthetic Ceramic (CEREC) machine that is used at Needville Family Dentistry


Chairside Economical Restorations of Esthetic Ceramic (CEREC) allows us to perform ceramic restorations within minutes.

A dentist uses a soft tissue laser to treat patient

Soft Tissue Laser

Using soft tissue lasers allow patients to have a zero-anxiety experience because it is noise-free, needle-free, drill-free, blood-free and suture-free.

Soft Tissue Laser
itero digital scan used at Needville Family Dentistry

Itero Digital Scanner

Our office uses digital scanners to create a highly detailed 3D model of your teeth. This allows us to design custom-made Invisalign® aligners and dental crowns with incredible accuracy.

Itero Digital Scanner

Needville Family Dentistry

12815 HWY 36
Needville, TX 77461
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Monday: 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday: 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday: 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am – 2:00 pm


(979) 793-5566

Email Address

[email protected]