Katie E. Stuchlik, DDS

The Texas New Dentist of the Year award began in 2009 to recognize emerging leaders in the field of dentistry. Nominees are chosen throughout the state from local societies and components of the Texas Dental Association and Texas Academy of General Dentistry.

Texas New Dentist of the Year nominees are recognized and the winner is announced at the Texas Academy Awards. All nominees and their nominating organizations are recognized in the TexasGP, the Texas Academy Awards program and promotions, and press releases.

Eligibility Criteria:

1. Nominee must be a general dentist.

2. Nominee must be an AGD member for at least two years.

3. Nominee must have graduated from dental school within the past seven years.

4. Each component or society may only nominate one dentist.

5. Previous winners are not eligible.

6. Nominee must attend the Texas Academy Awards.

  • Texas Academy Awards

    September 17, 2021 | Celebrate dentistry as the 2021 Texas New Dentist of the Year and Texas Dentist of the Year™ winners are announced!

  • TAA

    View the 2020 Texas New Dentist of the Year nominees and their nominators.

  • New Dentist of the Year Winners

    View the past winners of the Texas New Dentist of the Year award.