Meet Our River Oaks Dentist
JOHN H. KRELL, DDS
Dr. John Krell is a native Houstonian who comes from a family where four members have become dentists. It was only natural that he would pursue a degree in dentistry as well. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Houston and then went on to dental school at the University of Texas. After graduating in 1989, Dr. Krell joined his brother, Dr. Bill Krell, at his dental practice. Then, in 1996, Dr. Krell acquired Dr. Charles Goolsbee’s dental practice after he retired. Throughout the years, Dr. Krell has built his practice into an ultra-high-tech, state-of the-art office where he can offer his patients the best possible dental care in a very relaxing atmosphere.
A Unique Philosophy
The key to Dr. Krell's growing success has been combining conservative methodology and technological advances. With his ongoing pursuit of continuing education for himself and his team, everyone has the opportunity to stay abreast of the latest advances in dentistry.
Membership and Accolades
Dr. Krell is close to achieving the Fellowship Award with the Academy of General Dentistry, and he is also working on his Mastership Award in the AGD. Additionally, as a member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Greater Houston District Dental Society, Texas Academy of General Dentistry, the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Krell stays very active in the dental community.
Dr. Krell is also a member of the Greater Southwest Houston Chamber of Commerce. He developed and chaired the healthcare committee, and he was on the Board of Directors for six years. During that time, he received numerous awards, one of which was the Distinguished Director Service Award for his volunteerism to the community and for his long-term work for the Greater Southwest Houston Chamber of Commerce.
Dr. Krell has participated in and sponsored many fundraisers. He and his wife Stephanie are active participates in the Fund for Animals and the SPCA (the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals). They have also hosted fundraisers for Toys for Tots and have been Mr. And Mrs. Claus for Covenant House. They both enjoy giving back to the community.
Life Is What You Make It
Dr. Krell is committed to giving his patients the highest quality of care that dentistry has to offer. Through his participation in professional organizations, education, community, church, and family, his balance of professionalism and ethics stands tall. Dr. Krell is very committed to his profession, but above all, his wife Stephanie and their two children Alexandria and Johnny are the loves of his life.
Even the most dedicated dentist needs hobbies. You might find Dr. Krell, when the winds and tides are just right, wading through the South Texas marshes looking for trout or redfish. Someday, he hopes to catch a tagged redfish or a world-class trout.