Blake D. Maida, D.D.S., M.D.
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Blake D. Maida was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He spent summers growing up around his family’s boot and shoe business and quickly developed a passion for two things, working with his hands and helping others.
He is a graduate of St. Thomas High School and received his Bachelor of Arts in Biology with a minor in Business from The University of Texas at Austin. While at UT he was a member of the Silver Spurs Service Organization, tasked with the honor of taking care of Bevo, the Longhorn mascot.
Dr. Maida moved on to pursue and earn his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, graduating Magna Cum Laude with research honors. He was selected for induction into the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon national dental honor society. Remaining in San Antonio, he completed a year of advanced education in general dentistry at the Veteran’s Affairs Hospital with a special emphasis on dental implants. It was during this year that Dr. Maida developed a true passion and love for surgery, thus knowing what he needed to do to pursue his calling.
He earned his Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Texas Medical School and completed his six-year specialty training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the renowned University of Texas Medical Center and affiliated Baylor hospitals here in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Maida is an active member of The American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, as well as several professional associations. His clinical interests include dental implants, dentoalveolar surgery, oral & facial trauma, complex reconstructive & orthognathic surgery, as well as cleft lip & palate surgery.
When not attending to the care of his patients, Dr. Maida really enjoys spending quality time with his wife and two small children, along with close personal friends. He has a variety of hobbies which include hunting, fishing, skiing, golfing, traveling, and vegetable gardening.