Gary N. Pointer, DDS

4901 N. Bryant Irvin Rd, Suite 100 • Fort Worth, TX 76107 • (817) 737-2531

Our Team

Dr. Gary N. PointerGary N. Pointer, DDS

Dr. Gary N. Pointer graduated from Texas Christian University in 1976. He then attended Baylor Dental College and received his doctorate of dental surgery degree in 1979. Dr. Pointer then opened his private practice in Fort Worth in September of 1979 and has provided contemporary, comfortable dental care to Fort Worth-area patients ever since. The March 2010 edition of Fort Worth Magazine named Dr. Pointer one of the “Top Dentists in Fort Worth, Texas.”

Professional Memberships

Dr. Pointer is also a member of University Christian Church, a marathon runner, avid golfer, and die-hard TCU fan!!

The Dental Team





Alongside Dr. Pointer is an experienced team of five dental professionals who each share Dr. Pointer's belief that care should be comprehensive and courteous - responding fully to patient's needs and preferences. From your first phone call to scheduling an appointment that accommodates your personal needs, Dr. Pointer and his dental staff are there to assist you.

The dental staff is also experienced in addressing and managing all insurance matters and will prepare all necessary insurance forms on your behalf. They are also always available to assist you in maximizing your insurance benefits. All dental insurance claims are filed electronically to ensure prompt handling.

In short, Dr. Pointer and his staff are highly trained professionals who are committed to excellence and committed to providing you with a comfortable and relaxing visit.


Christine is considered one of our chair side assistants but she wears many hats in our office. In addition to her clinical duties, she is proficient in business office and she also does much of our specialized lab work. She does all of our mouthguards for the TCU athletic department! Christine is a Southwest High School graduate and she got her dental training from the ATI Career Center. She spent most of her dental career in a pediatric office, but has been with us since 2007.


Julie is our dental hygienist. She has worked in the dental field since 1991 where she started as a sterilization tech while in high school. After graduating from Stephenville H. S. in 1992, Julie attended Tarleton State and received her CDA certification. After working as a chairside assistant for seven years she returned to college to receive her RDH degree, where she graduated with honors from The University of Texas Health San Antonio. She has been our hygienist since 2000.


Michae is our Business Administrator and has been in our practice since 2004. She does, however, have over 25 years of dental experience in almost every capacity since 1986. She has clinical certifications which include radiology, nitrous oxide, and CPR, as well as her RDA. Michae developed an interest in administration and began her office management duties in 1992. She graduated early from high school in the Chicago area and almost completed her college degree in two years!


Melinda is one of our chairside assistant and has been with us since 2006. She graduated from San Benito H. S. in Corpus Christi and got her dental training from the Bryan Institute. Her experience began in a Prosthodontist practice here in Fort Worth, where she gained extensive experience in restorative dentistry. Melinda is an RDA and has certificates in CPR and radiology. Melinda is also bilingual in Spanish.

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Call us at 817.737.2531 or email us at

4901 Bryant Irvin Rd #100
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Hours of Operation
Monday: 8:30am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday: 8:30am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 5:30 pm
Thursday: 7:00am - 1:00 pm
Fri - Sat: Closed

If you are traveling on I-30, you will take the Bryant Irvin exit and go south one and a half miles. From I-20 you will exit Bryant Irvin and go north two miles. Our building is located on the east side of the street, just north of the Trinity River.