About Your Dentist

Lauren Smits, DDS

My Mission

I strive to provide patients with exceptional care in a relaxed, comfortable environment. I am committed to caring, quality, lifetime dentistry.


University of Notre Dame, Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences Notre Dame, IN

Indiana University School of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery Indianapolis, IN

Professional Memberships

Dr. Smits is currently an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and Brazos Valley District Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Smits is married with two children, Avery and Carter. When she isnt practicing dentistry, Dr. Smits likes running, spending time at the local YMCA, and enjoying the company of family and friends. In the fall, her family stays busy by cheering for Notre Dame and Texas A&M football.

Bradley Leiker II,

"You don't have to brush all of your teeth, just the ones you want to keep."

My Mission

"To educate people in the community about the importance of good oral health and how it greatly impacts overall health, while also providing them with excellent dental care to achieve their oral health goals."


Texas A&M University, Bachelor of Science – College Station, TX (magna cum laude, 2013)

University of Texas, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – San Antonio, TX (high honors, 2018)

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Leiker is currently an active member of the Texas Dental Association, American Dental Association and Advanced General Dentistry. He has received advanced training in Invisalign Fundamentals, Nobel Implants, and Dental Implants and Inflammation.

Life & Hobbies

When he isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Leiker enjoys hanging out with friends and family and outdoor activities. He loves golfing, strength training, and more recently, home improvement.