Dr. Craig A. Mabrito
Dr. Craig Mabrito practices comprehensive dentistry with special interests in cosmetic procedures, implant restorations, and full mouth reconstruction. Since the start of his private Houston practice in 1977, Dr. Mabrito’s philosophy has been to stay current with all innovations in the cosmetic dentistry field, focusing on his specific areas of expertise, to improve the health and well-being of patients. This philosophy has helped him become a master artist of cosmetic dentistry with the talent of effectively blending the aspects of functionality, technology, aesthetics, and health.
Developing relationships with each patient remains an important goal for Dr. Mabrito. Our dentist strives to understand each patient’s goals with regards to their health, provide all of the alternatives to achieve those goals, act as their advocate to help them make the best decision, then execute the plan with the highest level of skill, care, and judgment every day that he treats patients.
Innovator & Pioneer
Dr. Mabrito is known as an innovator in cosmetic dentistry due to his mastery of several procedures and techniques well before they were common practice. Dr. Mabrito developed the concept of in-office bleaching that is commonly used today. Dr. Mabrito practiced inlay and onlay procedures before this method became popular and utilizes the half crown for increased tooth preservation. Dr. Mabrito also holds a patent for ClearMatch® Shade Analyzing Software, a tooth shade analysis system, and was involved in the early development of veneers.
Author & Lecturer
Known as an author and lecturer, Dr. Mabrito educates the public and fellow colleagues about new technologies, practices, and improvements in cosmetic dentistry. He has lectured internationally and authored papers on esthetic, restorative, and reconstructive dentistry. He has co-founded a publication that is read worldwide in the field of esthetic restorative dentistry and authored the first article.
Dr. Mabrito received his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston in 1973. He then served as a clinical dentist in the United States Air Force prior to beginning his private practice in Houston. He taught at the University of Colorado and University of Texas Dental Schools. Dr. Mabrito continues his education monthly through study clubs and online.
Memberships, Awards, and Honors Downloadable
Dr. Mabrito has continuously been recognized throughout the course of his career by the community and dental organizations.
- History of Professional Career
- Professional Affiliation
- Community Civic Organizations – Support
- Videos and Interviews
- Curriculum Vitae
- Fellowships & Accreditation
- Professional Organizations
- Full List of Awards and Honors
Meet Our Team
Our dental team in Houston, Texas, is well-trained, mature, and invested in our job. We love working with our patients to make them comfortable during their visits with Dr. Craig Mabrito. We welcome you to contact Mabrito Dental today to learn more about us and to schedule your next appointment with our dentist.
Nancy Bohrer – Office Manager
Nancy was born and grew up in Youngstown, Ohio before moving to Texas and attending the University of Texas at San Antonio. She has two grown sons and has worked in the dental field throughout the last 35 years. She and her husband, Richard enjoy living near the water in the Clear Lake area. She started her career long ago as a dental assistant and has since served in many different roles in dentistry. Most recently she was employed as a dental consultant for a Mercer Advisors before she came to Mabrito Dental as the Office Manager. Long before Dr. Mabrito became Nancy’s employer in February 2007, he was her personal dentist for many years, making the transition an easy one.
Julia Frolov – Dental Hygienist
Julia has served as the full-time hygienist with Mabrito Dental since August, 2008. Her career in dentistry started as a dental assistant before attending the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston for Dental Hygiene and graduating in 2003. Julia practiced Dental Hygiene for a private practice in New York for a few years before returning to Houston. Her hobbies are crossfit and kayaking.
Linda Stonebraker – Registered Dental Hygienist
Linda graduated from Indiana University. After graduation, she lived in Colorado and worked as a dental hygienist for the Department of the Army at Fort Carson. While Linda was there, she was chosen to go to school and learn expanded duties in the dental field. Linda graduated as a dental therapist and was able to do restorative dentistry. She has had the opportunity to work in great offices in many states including: Indiana, Ohio, Colorado, Louisiana, and Virginia. Linda feels blessed to have been working with such a fine team at Mabrito Dental since 2005. She considers herself to be an ambassador for the office. Linda enjoys getting to know our patients and their families and teaching them how to have a healthy body. When not at the office, Linda enjoys boating and travelling with her husband, family, and friends.
Lilly Espino – Dental Assistant
Lilly has been Dr. Mabrito’s dental assistant since June of 2008. Lilly was born and raised in Houston and graduated from Astrodome Dental as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2005. While working full time for Mabrito Dental she has been completing the required courses to attend Dental Hygiene school, possibly in the fall of 2016.
Mina Hanusic – Dental Assistant
Mina has been Dr. Mabrito’s dental assistant since March of 2012. She came to Mabrito Dental with almost 15 years experience as a Certified Dental Assistant. She was born and spent her childhood in Croatia , then lived and worked as a dental assistant in Germany. She and her husband moved to Houston in August of 1999.
Kim Vincent – Treatment Coordinator
Kim has been with Mabrito Dental since June of 2014. Prior to joining our team, she had 30 + years experience in dentistry. She was born and raised in Pensacola, Florida.