Meet The Team

Dr. Steve Hernandez - Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Steve Hernandez

Dr. Steve Hernandez is a native of the Hill Country and received a Bachelor of Science from Baylor University. He attended Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery.

Dr. Angie Hernandez grew up in Arkansas and attended the University of Arkansas where she received a Bachelor of Science. She also received a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Baylor College of Dentistry.

Both doctors continued their training by completing a two year residency in pediatric dentistry and received certificates from Children’s Medical Center in Dallas, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for children, and Baylor College of Dentistry. In addition, Dr. Angie then completed a fellowship in Orthodontics. The Hernandez have five children; Paige, Ashleigh, Georgia, Zachary and Joshua. The Hernandez family is proud to be a part of Marble Falls, Bee Caves, and the Lake Travis communities. The Hernandez are both Rotarians. They support the Rotary Foundation and are both Paul Harris Fellows. Dr. Steve Hernandez is on the board of directors of the Highland Lakes Health Partnership, where he serves on the board overseeing the formation of a charity dental clinic to serve the Highland Lakes area. In 2009, he received the Outstanding Citizen Award from the Marble Falls/Highland Lakes Chamber of Commerce for his contributions and services to the community. Dr. Angie Hernandez is currently on the board of directors for the Lake Travis Education Foundation. She has also been a member of the Marble Falls Library board of directors. Dr. Steve and Dr. Angie helped to co-chair the Texas Mission of Mercy in Burnet County. This large scale mission treated over eight hundred patients and recruited dentists from all over the state of Texas. Both doctors have volunteered their talents to serve children through the charities of Christina’s Smile and the Theo Van by providing dental care at no cost to the families. The Hernandez have given to school supply drives, bought books for local elementary schools and sponsored programs to foster learning in the elementary schools. Both doctors give annually to the Healthy Smiles Healthy Children Foundation of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. This foundation helps to fund research initiatives to further the practice of pediatric dentistry and contributes too many avenues to achieve excellence in pediatric oral health. Moreover, they sponsor numerous youth athletic programs in many communities.

Dr. Ryan Pendleton - Orthodontist

Dr. Ryan Pendleton

Ryan Pendleton, DDS, grew up in Southern California and wanted to be an orthodontist since the early age of Ten. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Sports Medicine with high honors at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. He then went on to the UCLA School of Dentistry to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree, graduating in 2004. He immediately entered a residency program to earn his certificate in Advanced Orthodontics from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, which took an additional three years. Having practiced for almost ten years, Dr. Pendleton enjoys the entire process of creating confident smiles, especially getting to know each patient and their families over the course of treatment. In his free time, Dr. Ryan can be found with his fiancé, Keri, and two Labrador retrievers, Penny and Ruby. He also enjoys playing the drums, disc golf, tennis, seeing live music, and watching NFL football.

Insurance & Financing Options

For your convenience, we file with and accept most insurance plans as well as financing options through CareCredit. For our patients without dental insurance, we accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. If lengthy treatment is needed, special financial arrangements may be made.