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Dr. Randy Hamilton is a native Texan and loves the Lone-Star State. Exceptionally skilled in the field of pediatric and adolescent dentistry, Dr. Hamilton received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University where he graduated with honors. During his residency at Sheppard Air Force Base, he became highly proficient in surgery, anesthesia, and certified in IV sedation. He finished his residency at the top of his class. Dr. Hamilton is honored to have served his country and enjoys meeting the needs of his patients in all areas of dentistry.Awards & Honors:Graduated DMD with Honors from Nova Southeastern UniversityHealth Profession Scholarship (United States Air Force)Selected for Advanced Education in Dental Training residency program at Sheppard Air Force Base.

Randy Hamilton, DMD

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Dr. Ross Hamilton graduated Summa Cum Laude from Southern Utah University with a degree in biology. He went on to complete his dental education back home in Texas at the prestigious Baylor College of Dentistry where earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Ross continues to increase his knowledge through continuing education courses, and is certified in oral conscious sedation. As an Eagle Scout, he learned the value of hard work, ingenuity, and integrity.

Ross Hamilton, DDS

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Dr. Blane Hamilton is glad to be back home in the great state of Texas. He attended Southern Utah University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Finance. He continued his education at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, FL where he was awarded his Doctor of Dental Medicine. Prior to returning to Texas Dr. Blane was accepted to Temple University Hospital’s Pediatric Dental Residency Program. Here he completed an additional two years of education/training specializing in pediatric and adolescent dentistry. Advanced training was also received in conscious sedation and special needs care. During his training he also work as an associate at a pediatric dental office in Philadelphia, PA. He is a member of the ADA and AAPD. Dr. Blane is a husband and a father of three young boys. He is active in his church, an Eagle Scout, loves playing basketball, mountain biking, various other sports, and hanging out with his family.

Blane Hamilton, DMD

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The opportunity to give people a smile is the greatest job in the world! Dr. Machicek works hard to create an atmosphere where children can enjoy the time they spend with us and feel as though they are not in a doctor’s office. He wants parents and patients to be excited to come see us and know they will be receiving the best quality treatment that they deserve and to be comfortable with every aspect of their care. There is nothing better than seeing a patient’s smile and improved confidence on the day their braces are removed. Dr. Machicek and his family reside in Mansfield where he is excited to become an active member of the community. He and his wife, Kristen, have a beautiful young daughter named Claire and a miniature dachshund, Decker (who thinks he is their other child). Dr. Machicek loves to spend time with his family and enjoy the outdoors in the beautiful DFW area!

Steven Machichek, DDS – Orthodontist

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Dr. Otto hails from Naples, Florida and is a proud graduate of the University of Florida, where she received her undergraduate degrees in Food Science & Human Nutrition and Leadership. Dr. Otto attended Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Dentistry in Richmond, VA where she graduated with her D.D.S. degree. Upon graduation from dental school, she went on to complete an advanced hospital-based General Practice Residency training at Denver Health Medical Center, a level-one trauma center in Denver, CO. During her time at Denver Health, Dr. Otto gained advanced training in pediatrics, special healthcare needs patient populations, oral surgery, anesthesia, hospital dentistry, and trauma dentistry. Dr. Otto is a nationally recognized leader in the dental community, and currently holds national leadership positions with the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Student Dental Association. With these roles, Dr. Otto travels the country to lecture to dental students and new dentists on clinical and practice management techniques, as well as fundamentals in personal development and leadership growth. Dr. Otto has had extensive experience providing comprehensive dental care to pediatric and special healthcare needs patient populations, with patient safety set as her number one priority. Dr. Otto more than doubles her continuing education requirements each year to ensure that the patients she serves have the best possible care and up-to-date techniques available to them. Through her advanced training and certifications, Dr. Otto offers nitrous oxide, oral conscious sedation, and IV/General Anesthesia treatment options to her patients. Her calm, easy going, and personable demeanor are sure to put your children at ease for all of their dental and oral health needs!

Alexandra Otto, DDS

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Dr. Neidy Castro has been practicing dentistry for over 12 years. She is a 2001 graduate of Baylor College of Dentistry. After dental school, Dr. Castro established her own successful dental practice in Irving, Tx. In September of 2009, she sold her practice to concentrate on being a mother while practicing part time with other DFW area dentists. In 2011, with her boys entering school full time, Dr. Castro joined iKids Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Castro practices at iKids three days a week and the remaining time is devoted to her family. She enjoys traveling with her husband, spending time with her boys, and playing violin with her church orchestra. Dr. Castro is also fluent in Spanish and French.

Neidy Castro, DDS

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Dr. Steven Blackburn grew up in Cedar Hill, TX. After graduating summa cum laude with a BS in Computer Science from UT Dallas, he worked as a software developer for a few years while taking classes required to apply to dental school. Dr. Blackburn was accepted to Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX and graduated first in his class with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. He worked as a general dentist treating adults as well as children of all ages for about three years. After practicing as a general dentist, Dr. Blackburn decided to continue his education and was accepted into the orthodontic residency program at the University of Detroit Mercy where he earned an MS degree and certificate in orthodontics. He enjoys giving his patients beautiful and healthy smiles that they can be proud of. In his free time, he enjoys weight training, traveling, cooking, and exploring new ventures.

Steven Blackburn, DDS

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Dr Ochoa joined iKids Pediatric Dentistry in October 2016. He is an international Dentist who earned his Specialty Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 1987. As of 2011, he has been Board Certified from the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He enjoys working and dedicated to his care for children. Dr. Ochoa worked for 20 years in Children's Private Practices in Mexico City, which he owned. He came back to the United States and worked in Tennessee, Washington State, and Central Texas. He has been married for 32 years and has 3 independent professional children. He and his wife enjoy playing golf, yoga, and swimming. Nowadays when they have the chance they visit their kids or travel with them if possible.

Jose Ochoa, DDS

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Dr. Randy Hamilton is a native Texan and loves the Lone-Star State. Exceptionally skilled in the field of pediatric and adolescent dentistry, Dr. Hamilton received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University where he graduated with honors. During his residency at Sheppard Air Force Base, he became highly proficient in surgery, anesthesia, and certified in IV sedation. He finished his residency at the top of his class. Dr. Hamilton is honored to have served his country and enjoys meeting the needs of his patients in all areas of dentistry.Awards & Honors:Graduated DMD with Honors from Nova Southeastern UniversityHealth Profession Scholarship (United States Air Force)Selected for Advanced Education in Dental Training residency program at Sheppard Air Force Base.

Randy Hamilton, DMD

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Dr. Ross Hamilton graduated Summa Cum Laude from Southern Utah University with a degree in biology. He went on to complete his dental education back home in Texas at the prestigious Baylor College of Dentistry where earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Ross continues to increase his knowledge through continuing education courses, and is certified in oral conscious sedation. As an Eagle Scout, he learned the value of hard work, ingenuity, and integrity.

Ross Hamilton, DDS

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Dr. Blane Hamilton is glad to be back home in the great state of Texas. He attended Southern Utah University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Finance. He continued his education at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, FL where he was awarded his Doctor of Dental Medicine. Prior to returning to Texas Dr. Blane was accepted to Temple University Hospital’s Pediatric Dental Residency Program. Here he completed an additional two years of education/training specializing in pediatric and adolescent dentistry. Advanced training was also received in conscious sedation and special needs care. During his training he also work as an associate at a pediatric dental office in Philadelphia, PA. He is a member of the ADA and AAPD. Dr. Blane is a husband and a father of three young boys. He is active in his church, an Eagle Scout, loves playing basketball, mountain biking, various other sports, and hanging out with his family.

Blane Hamilton, DMD

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The opportunity to give people a smile is the greatest job in the world! Dr. Machicek works hard to create an atmosphere where children can enjoy the time they spend with us and feel as though they are not in a doctor’s office. He wants parents and patients to be excited to come see us and know they will be receiving the best quality treatment that they deserve and to be comfortable with every aspect of their care. There is nothing better than seeing a patient’s smile and improved confidence on the day their braces are removed. Dr. Machicek and his family reside in Mansfield where he is excited to become an active member of the community. He and his wife, Kristen, have a beautiful young daughter named Claire and a miniature dachshund, Decker (who thinks he is their other child). Dr. Machicek loves to spend time with his family and enjoy the outdoors in the beautiful DFW area!

Steven Machichek, DDS – Orthodontist

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Dr. Otto hails from Naples, Florida and is a proud graduate of the University of Florida, where she received her undergraduate degrees in Food Science & Human Nutrition and Leadership. Dr. Otto attended Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Dentistry in Richmond, VA where she graduated with her D.D.S. degree. Upon graduation from dental school, she went on to complete an advanced hospital-based General Practice Residency training at Denver Health Medical Center, a level-one trauma center in Denver, CO. During her time at Denver Health, Dr. Otto gained advanced training in pediatrics, special healthcare needs patient populations, oral surgery, anesthesia, hospital dentistry, and trauma dentistry. Dr. Otto is a nationally recognized leader in the dental community, and currently holds national leadership positions with the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Student Dental Association. With these roles, Dr. Otto travels the country to lecture to dental students and new dentists on clinical and practice management techniques, as well as fundamentals in personal development and leadership growth. Dr. Otto has had extensive experience providing comprehensive dental care to pediatric and special healthcare needs patient populations, with patient safety set as her number one priority. Dr. Otto more than doubles her continuing education requirements each year to ensure that the patients she serves have the best possible care and up-to-date techniques available to them. Through her advanced training and certifications, Dr. Otto offers nitrous oxide, oral conscious sedation, and IV/General Anesthesia treatment options to her patients. Her calm, easy going, and personable demeanor are sure to put your children at ease for all of their dental and oral health needs!

Alexandra Otto, DDS

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Dr. Neidy Castro has been practicing dentistry for over 12 years. She is a 2001 graduate of Baylor College of Dentistry. After dental school, Dr. Castro established her own successful dental practice in Irving, Tx. In September of 2009, she sold her practice to concentrate on being a mother while practicing part time with other DFW area dentists. In 2011, with her boys entering school full time, Dr. Castro joined iKids Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Castro practices at iKids three days a week and the remaining time is devoted to her family. She enjoys traveling with her husband, spending time with her boys, and playing violin with her church orchestra. Dr. Castro is also fluent in Spanish and French.

Neidy Castro, DDS

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Dr. Steven Blackburn grew up in Cedar Hill, TX. After graduating summa cum laude with a BS in Computer Science from UT Dallas, he worked as a software developer for a few years while taking classes required to apply to dental school. Dr. Blackburn was accepted to Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX and graduated first in his class with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. He worked as a general dentist treating adults as well as children of all ages for about three years. After practicing as a general dentist, Dr. Blackburn decided to continue his education and was accepted into the orthodontic residency program at the University of Detroit Mercy where he earned an MS degree and certificate in orthodontics. He enjoys giving his patients beautiful and healthy smiles that they can be proud of. In his free time, he enjoys weight training, traveling, cooking, and exploring new ventures.

Steven Blackburn, DDS

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Dr Ochoa joined iKids Pediatric Dentistry in October 2017. He is an international Dentist who earned his Specialty Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 1987. As of 2011, he has been Board Certified from the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He enjoys working and dedicated to his care for children. Dr. Ochoa worked for 20 years in Children's Private Practices in Mexico City, which he owned. He came back to the United States and worked in Tennessee, Washington State, and Central Texas. He has been married for 32 years and has 3 independent professional children. He and his wife enjoy playing golf, yoga, and swimming. Nowadays when they have the chance they visit their kids or travel with them if possible.

Jose Ochoa, DDS