Getting to Know Dr. Robert D’Alfonso

Dr. D’Alfonso has worked hand in hand with patients for the past 17 years to restore their confidence and boost their self-esteem through cosmetic/restorative dentistry. From the beginning, his passion has always been to impact the lives of his patients.

His training started at The University of Texas at Austin where he excelled in math and science course. He later transferred to The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio where he earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Since then, Dr. D’Alfonso has become known as a leader within his expertise and is esteemed among his peers for his drive, pursuit of perfection, and impacting career. He continues as a member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Capital Area Dental Society and many others.

Outside the office, Dr. D’Alfonso is home with his beautiful wife, Allison, and their three children, Joseph, Tenley, and Caleb.

Professional Education

  • Bachelor of Arts/Psychology – UT Austin (1994)
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery – UTHSC San Antonio (1998)

Professional Employment

  • Physiology Research Assistant – UTHSC San Antonio (Summer 1994 and 1996)
  • Summer Dental Internship – DOJ/Bastrop (Summer 1997)
  • Dentist at Texas Center for Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry – The Woodlands, TX (1998 – 2009)
  • Dentist/Owner at Lakeway Center for Cosmetic and Family Dentistry – Lakeway, TX (2010 –

Professional Service

  • Montgomery County Community Clinic Volunteer (Provided free dental work for the
    underprivileged) (1999 – 2009)
  • Montgomery County Community Clinic Board Member (Helped coordinate/organize funding
    and administration for the clinic) (2003 – 2009)
  • Kiwanis International (Community service organization helping with local outreach events,
    Special Olympics, etc.) (2001 – 2009)
  • Kiwanis International Board Member (Member coordination, funding analysis, speaker
    coordinator, etc.) (2007 – 2009)
  • Medical/Dental Mission Trip Volunteer (Provided free dental care to impoverished sections of
    San Fernando and Monterey, Mexico) (Summer 2003 – 2008)
  • Health Volunteer Associates Clinic (Provide free dental services for the underprivileged – Travis
    County) (2010 – Present)

Professional Associations

  • American Dental Association (1999 – Present)
  • Texas Dental Association (1999 – Present)
  • Greater Houston Dental Society (1999 – 2009)
  • Capital Area Dental Society (2010 – Present)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (2002 – Present)
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry (2013 – Present)

Professional Continuing Education

  • Brady Consultation Group for Optimal Practice Management (The Woodlands, TX) (1999 – 2001)
  • Advanced Full Mouth Prosthetics (Houston) (2002)
  • Advanced Endodontic/Tooth Pain Diagnostics (Houston) (2003)
  • CAD-CAM Cerec Training (Detroit) (2004)
  • Pankey Institute (Key Biscayne, FL) (2004)
  • Advanced Occlusion Training (SUNY Buffalo) (2005)
  • Esthetic Continuum Level One (University of Minnesota School of Dentistry) (2006 – 2007)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry General Scientific Session (New Orleans) (2008)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry General Scientific Session (Grapevine, TX) (2010)
  • Contemporary Dentistry Update Seminar (San Antonio) (2012)
  • “All on 4” Full Mouth Implants/Prosthetic Hands-on Training (Austin) (2012)
  • Esthetic Alliance- Implant/Restorative Training (Austin) (2012 – 2013)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry General Scientific Session (Seattle) (2013)
  • Bicon Dental Implant Placement Training (Houston) (2013)
  • Zimmer Institute Implant Placement Training (Carlsbad, CA) (2013)
  • “All on 4” Lecture Update (San Antonio) (2014)
  • Texas Dental Association General Session (San Antonio) (2014)
  • Sleep Prosthodontics: Biological Approach to Occlusion, Wear and TMD (Austin) (2015)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry General Scientific Session (San Francisco) (2015)