M.H. Peters, Jr., DDS

For more than 40 years, Dr. Peters has served as your local dentist. He is dedicated to providing a full spectrum of high-quality dental care for a fair fee. His ties to family, church and community run deep throughout the Clear Lake area.

Dr. Peters’ Education

Dr. Peters is a fifth generation Texan born in Odessa. He is a member of the first senior class from Memorial High School. After high school, he served honorably for six years in the U.S. Army, with tours in Europe and Vietnam, and was honorably discharged with the rank of staff sergeant. After leaving the military, he returned home to Clear Lake, Texas, and enrolled at the University of Houston. He graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology. Afterward, Dr. Peters attended Baylor Dental School. Again, he graduated with honors, completing both degrees in less than six years.

Additionally, Dr. Peters has served as adjunct professor at Baylor and is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the Greater Houston District Dental SocietyTexas Dental AssociationAmerican Dental Association®Academy of General Dentistry and other volunteer organizations. He is also a member of the Sons of the Republic of Texas. His hobbies include world traveling, hunting, fishing and scuba diving.

A Passion for Helping

Dr. Peters is a member of University Baptist Church, where he serves as a Deacon, Sunday School teacher and Mission Team leader. His passion for mission work is demonstrated by leading groups annually to build churches in remote areas for over 40 years. He also served as a volunteer dentist for University of Houston athletics and two low-income dental clinics.

Dr. Peters established Peters Dental Associates in 1975, next to the University of Houston-Clear Lake, Texas. As a full-service dentist, he and his team always look forward to welcoming new people into his dental family and helping them maintain their dental health.


We wish Dr. Peters a happy retirement!

We are excited to announce that his colleague, Dr. David Gordon, is now welcoming all patients to his practice in the suite next door. Visit davidrgordondds.com for more information.