Eva Boldridge Izu, DMD
Prosthodontist, Maxillofacial Prosthodontist
Dr. Eva Boldridge Izu received her dental degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. After receiving her dental degree, Dr. Boldridge Izu continued her dental education by completing a three-year residency program in the dental specialty of prosthodontics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
After her prosthodontic training, Dr. Boldridge Izu continued her education by completing a one year fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthodontics in the Dental Oncology Department at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. At MD Anderson, Dr. Boldridge Izu was able to rehabilitate cancer patients with oral complications, as well as treat patients with congenital defects.
Dr. Boldridge Izu has practiced in the west Houston area for over ten years, within her own practice. Dr. Boldridge Izu also served as Assistant Clinical Faculty at the UTHeath School of Dentistry, in the GPR/AEGD program.
What Is Dr. Boldridge Izu’s Philosophy?
Dr. Boldridge Izu believes that a patient’s mouth can be returned back to health, but that it is truly a “team effort”. This includes the prosthodontist, the general dentist, other dental specialists, and most importantly, the patient. All must come together to find a common and acceptable goal for treatment. Your oral health is Dr. Boldridge Izu’s top priority. Dr. Boldridge Izu enjoys working with patients with extensive needs, and if your treatment is out of her realm of specialty, she will gladly refer you to one of the numerous specialists who will be able to assist you more.
“Communication and education are key to maintaining oral health.”
- Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
- Prosthodontics University of Alabama, Birmingham Birmingham, AL
- Doctor of Medical Dentistry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
- Bachelor of Science, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
- Greater Houston Dental Society
- American College of Prosthodontics
- Houston Minority Dental Society