Our Dentists

When you come to Starr, you become part of the Starr family!

Starr General Dentistry is proud to serve Waco and all surrounding Texas communities with exceptional comprehensive dental care. You and your loved ones deserve the best in a family dentist. As one of the best dental practices in the Central Texas area, we offer a variety of family-oriented services.  We combine comfort, personal care, and expertise to give our patients truly outstanding results. Whether you are visiting us for the first time or you’ve been visiting with us for years, we look forward to your visit. We value the opportunity to treat your family. At Starr General Dentistry we strive to make sure our family takes care of yours.

After growing up in Waco and graduating from Baylor University, Kent attended Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas. In 1974, Kent moved back to Waco and opened Starr General Dentistry. As a former Baylor Football player, Kent was eager to coach his sons in soccer, baseball, basketball, and golf.

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After graduating from Baylor University and the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Taylor joined Starr General Dentistry in 2004. He has served as President of the Central Texas Dental Society and on the Waco Symphony Association Board of Directors.

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Martin’s interest in dentistry began at an early age. He worked for Kent in the dental office throughout high school and college. After graduation from Baylor University in 2002, Martin attended the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. In 2006, Martin joined Kent and Taylor in practice at Starr General Dentistry.

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At Starr Dentistry, we take pride in the service we offer to our patients.
As we have been serving the Waco and Central Texas community since 1974, we have developed a reputation for providingthe finest in dental care.
We don't serve patients; we care for generations of families.
We have invested in the latest technology for the dental world. We have seen first hand how technology allows for more accurate diagnosis and more efficient treatment. In the end it save you time, money and gives you a better smile.
Dental Experts
We have training, certifications, and experience in many fields of dentistry that normally need to be outsourced to a specialist. That means we can take care of you in house, in a quick, efficient way.
Personal Care
Giving Patients Personal Attention. We are not a "drive-through" dentistry. When you come to see us you can expect kindness, personal care and a genuine concern for your needs. Our slogan is "Our Family Taking Care of Yours!"