Dr. Melanie Babot was born and raised near Tulsa, Oklahoma. She attended the University of Oklahoma for her undergraduate and dental school degree. She then completed her pediatric dental residency at Baylor College of Dentistry. She owned and ran her own practice in San Jose, CA for eight years before returning to Texas with her husband to raise their two boys. Dr. Babot has many hobbies including gardening, knitting and quilting.