Dr. Renee Mikulec is a board-certified pediatric dentist and a proud Texan! She was born in San Antonio, TX and grew up in the Dallas area. Dr. Mikulec has always had a passion to work with children and little friends with special needs, as well as a strong calling to work in the healthcare field. She truly working in pediatrics because children always offer a fresh and different perspective to life. Kids really do say the funniest things and it make her job more enjoyable. Her goal is to make dentistry fun for our tiny patients. Dr. Mikulec prides herself in providing quality care with a conservative and loving approach, while maintaining the values and standards of her professional board.
As a young child, she experienced extensive tooth decay. She had remembered being scared to have dental treatment and how embarrassed she was on her “silver smile”. Dr. Mikulec discovered her love for dentistry in highschool, during a health care class rotation. Her calling has always been to work in the healthcare field to help others, and early experience helped her understand the importance of dental health. Dr. Mikulec is grateful everyday to be able to work together with little ones and their parents to prevent dental decay by education and knowledge or walk them through treatment with kindness and love. Dr. Mikulec’s philosophy of care has always been to treat each patient as she would her own child.
Dr. Mikulec completed her undergrad at Texas Woman’s University, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Texas Health Science Center of San Antonio in 2005. Dr. Mikulec obtained a Master of Science and Pediatric Dental Certificate from the Ohio State University and Nationwide Children’s Hospital in 2007. She is a Diplomate of American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, San Antonio Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, The American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and San Antonio District Dental Society.
In her free time, Dr. Mikulec enjoys spending time with her family. She is married to Shane Asher, a retired USAF veteran. She has three adult step-babies, and two young sons, Cody and Logan. She also enjoys traveling, hiking, running, and attending concerts at Texas music hot spots.