Dr. Mayada Khater is the regional president and cofounder of Abbeville Dentistry. Born in the United States, Dr. Khater spent her childhood summers in her family’s home country of Syria, and believes experiencing the diversity of both countries has molded her into the person she is today. Dr. Khater earned her bachelor’s degree in cell and molecular biology from Texas Tech University and her dental degree (DDS) from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Dentistry. She loves traveling around the world with her family and is fluent in Arabic. She is married to her husband, Tim, and has one daughter, Dalia, and two sons, Keenan and Kareem.