Meet Your Lakewood Dallas Dentist
Drew Vanderbrook, DDS
Dr. Drew Vanderbrook was born and raised in Mandeville, Louisiana, outside of New Orleans. He later moved to northwest Houston, where he graduated from Cy-Fair High School. Starting in high school and continuing during college, Dr. Vanderbrook worked as a pharmacy technician. Dr. Vanderbrook attended Texas A&M University where he graduated with honors and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and a Business minor. After completing his undergraduate studies, Dr. Vanderbrook attended Baylor College of Dentistry during which time he participated in the Department of Biomedical Science as a student researcher. In addition, Dr. Vanderbrook was elected by his peers to serve as his dental school class president, student council president, as well as a representative for the Honor Council. He has also been awarded the New Dentist of the Year award by Dallas County Dental Society- an honor given to an outstanding dentist in Dallas who has graduated within the last ten years. He was also nominated for the Texas New Dentist of the year award in 2015. Dr. Vanderbrook was elected and currently serves on the Board of Directors for Dallas County Dental Society. He continues to hold membership in the following organizations:
- Dallas County Dental Society
- Texas Dental Association
- American Dental Association
- Texas Academy of General Dentistry
Dr. Vanderbrook joined the practice in 2012 and works throughout the week in the office and on some Saturdays. He continues to further his education by taking continuing education courses and has studied at the Spear Center for Dental Excellence in Scottsdale, Arizona. Dr. Vanderbrook is currently working to complete his Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry.
When Dr. Vanderbrook isn't practicing dentistry, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, as well as supporting Texas A&M and Dallas area sports teams. Dr. Vanderbrook met his wife Heidi in high school and they were married in 2009. Heidi attended the University of Texas in Austin and graduated with a nursing degree. She completed a Master's program and now works in Dallas as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Dr. Vanderbrook and his wife are blessed with a beautiful daughter, Tori, and are parishioners at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church.