Our Team

Dr. Michelle Lindsay

Dr. Michelle Lindsay

Dr. Michelle Lindsay has practiced pediatric dentistry for more than 28 years. She attended Baylor College of Dentistry and completed her pediatric residency program at NYU College of Dentistry. She taught pediatric dentistry at Baylor and NYU and served as assistant dental director at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas before opening Children’s Dentistry of Arlington in the 2004. Dr. Michelle and her husband have two wonderful sons and four dogs. She is proud to be active in the Arlington community and to have been recognized and received awards from several mom’s groups and local charities in the metroplex.

Dr. Shannon Cestari

Dr. Shannon Cestari

Dr. Shannon Cestari grew up in Dallas. She received her dental degree from Texas A&M College of Dentistry in 2003. She then when to Rochester, NY to complete her pediatric residency training at University of Rochester- Eastman Institute of Oral Health. Her passion is to have fun and be light-hearted with her patients. She strives to make it an enjoyable experience while delivering quality care. She is active in several dental organizations and mom’s groups in the metroplex. Dr. Shannon and her husband have a daughter, Myra, as well as two dogs and two cats. She loves to travel with her family.

Jessica Abeyta

Jessica Abeyta - Office Manager and RDA

As the office manager, Ms. Abeyta has been a registered dental assistant with expanded duties for almost 14 years and 12 of those have been with our office. Originally from Colorado, she came to Texas in 2002 when her family relocated for her father’s job. She is the proud mother of Arianna and Urijah and has 3 step daughters. She enjoys joking with her kids and watching them play sports. Having been afraid of the dentist as a child, she has a special understanding of our patient's needs and personally addresses their fears and concerns with care and compassion.

Board Certified Pediatric Dentists

Both Drs. Lindsay and Cestari are board certified pediatric dentists and Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. They are members of the American Dental Association, The Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and The Southwestern Society of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Lindsay is part of the Fort Worth District Dental Society and Dr. Cestari is an active member of the Dallas County Dental Society.

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