Dr. John Zummo, a Houston pediatric dentist, is a native Texan, born and raised in Beaumont, Texas. He is a graduate of Baylor University and received his dental degree as well as specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas in 1982.
Dr. Zummo maintains an active membership in the Houston Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and was a prior president of the dental organization. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
Active in the community, Dr. Zummo has offered numerous pediatric oral healthcare presentations to community groups, professional organizations, and various healthcare professionals. In 2010, Dr. Zummo was awarded and named “Houston’s Healthcare Hero” by the Houston Business Journal for his contributions to community health. Dr. Zummo maintains certifications in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and holds an oral sedation permit from the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners.
Dr. Zummo was named “Super Dentist” by Texas Monthly magazine for fifteen consecutive years. Other Texas dentists would even send their children to be treated by Dr. Zummo! Houston Magazine also named him “Top Doc” for ten years for his pediatric dentistry.
When not helping Houston children achieve beautiful, healthy smiles, Dr. Zummo enjoys fishing, skiing, and traveling with his wife of 40 years, Theresa. Dr. Zummo has two grown children, Tony and Amy, and six grandkids as well!