Seton Family of Doctors

Lisa Jacob, DDS, MS

Chief of Pediatric Dental Medicine at Dell Children’s Medical Center

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Lisa Jacob, DDS, MS

Chief of Pediatric Dental Medicine at Dell Children’s Medical Center

Dr. Jacob’s mission is to provide the highest quality dental care possible, utilizing the latest technological advances, in order to prevent dental problems and to provide a dental home for medically complex patients. She strives to treat each child based on his or her individual needs.

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Dentistry (Pedi)

Seton Hospital Affiliation

Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas

University Medical Center Brackenridge

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Provides Care Through

Children's Craniofacial & Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Center

Pediatric Specialty Services

Services I Provide

  1. Dental Exams, Cleanings and Fillings
  2. Dental Rehab under General Anesthesia
  3. Care for Complex Medical Conditions
  4. Management of Traumatic Facial Injury
  5. Management of Acute Dental Infection
  6. Treating Kids with Cleft Lip/Palate

Degree & Residency

  • Medical School

    University of Texas School of Dentistry, Houston, TX

  • Internship

    University of Texas School of Dentistry, Houston, TX

  • Residency

    University of Texas School of Dentistry, Houston, TX

    Michael E. Debakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX

  • Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

My Clinical Focus

I specialize in providing dental care for infants, children and adolescents with complex medical conditions and physical and intellectual disabilities. The pediatric dental medicine program provides a unique resource to medically complex patients, their families and their care teams. The program assists patients with multiple medical conditions including: autism, cancer, cardiac conditions, cleft lip/palate, craniofacial syndromes, complex medical conditions, Down's syndrome, epilepsy, hemophilia, neurological conditions, traumatic injuries, tuberous sclerosis and other rare syndromes.


  1. American Association of Pediatric Dentistry
  2. American Association of Pediatrics
  3. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  4. American Dental Association
  5. Capital Area Dental Society
  6. Texas Association of Pediatric Dentistry
  7. Texas Dental Association

Insurances Accepted

    Seton Family of Doctors currently participates with various insurance plans. Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please contact your provider to verify participation prior to scheduling your visit.

  • Aetna - Commercial
  • Aetna QHP - Exchange Plan
  • Amerigroup - STAR and CHIP
  • ARIA (Covenant Management Systems) ARC Benefit Plan - Contracted for the following specialties ONLY: Craniofacial Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Gastro, Inf. Disease, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Opththalmology, Otolaryngology, Pulmonary, General Surgery, Trauma Surgery
  • Averde Health - Commercial PPO
  • Beechstreet - Commercial PPO
  • Blue Cross - Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Cross-Blue Advantage - Exchange Plan
  • Blue Cross-Medicaid - STAR & CHIP
  • BlueCross - Commercial
  • Care Improvement Plus - Dual Special Needs
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna - Commercial
  • Cigna LocalPlus - Exchange Plan
  • Coventry Workers Comp - Select providers
  • First Care - HMO/PPO
  • First Health/Coventry - Commercial
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO - Commercial
  • Health Payors Organization - Commerical PPO
  • HealthSmart Accel - Commercial PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred Care - Commercial PPO
  • Hospice Austin - Hospice-In-Patient
  • Humana - Commercial
  • Humana HMOx - Exchange Plan
  • Humana-Medicare Advantage
  • Integrated Medical Systems - Commercial PPO
  • Medicaid (Traditional)
  • Medicare
  • Multi-Plan Commercial - PPO
  • PHCS - Commercial
  • Sendero - STAR and CHIP
  • Sendero IdealCare - Exchange Plan
  • Seton Health Plan - Commercial
  • Seton Health Plan - MAP
  • Seton Health Plan - STAR and CHIP
  • Superior - STAR and CHIP
  • Superior Ambetter - Exchange Plan
  • TriCare - All Products
  • United HealthCare - Commercial All Other
  • United HealthCare - Options PPO
  • United HealthCare Star and CHIP - Americhoice or UHC Texas STAR, CHIP
  • United HealthCare- AARP Medicare Complete FOCUS- UHC Network - Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare-Dual Complete Focus (HMO SNP)-UHC Network - Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare-Evercare STAR PLUS - Medicaid
  • United Healthcare-Medicare Advantage--UHC Network - Medicare Advantage
  • United Student Resources (UT Student Division) - PPO
  • USA Managed Care - PPO

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Why Choose Pediatric Care with Seton

We believe in showing dignity and respect to every person we serve, and that includes our littlest patients too. It's part of what we call Humancare: delivering the best possible healthcare for humans, big or small.

Our pediatric care team includes board-certified pediatric specialists, skilled nurses and other health providers who handle complex medical and neurological issues as well as health concerns as simple as vaccinations. Seton also maintains a strong presence in schools and programs throughout the surrounding communities to bring healthcare to the kids and families who need it the most.

We offer a range of health services to keep your kids healthy, from making it easier to schedule clinical visits for everyday illnesses to planning in-hospital playtime and other innovative ways to connect with children.

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