Meet the Doctors

Dr. Scot | Dr. Barbara


Dr. Scot

Dr. Scot O’Donnell is a native of Chicago and earned a Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of Illinois. He continued his education at the University of Illinois College of Dentistry, from which he graduated with honors in 1994.

His postdoctoral residency was completed at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. While there, he earned a Master of Science and a specialty certificate in orthodontics. His research on early treatment was published in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

Dr. Scot is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, and the Southwestern Society of Orthodontists. He proudly supports the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and Autism Speaks.

Dr. Scot was fortunate to meet his wife Barbara, a native Austinite, during their residency in Oklahoma. They have three children: Tommy, Sarah, and Jake.

Drs. Barbara and Scot O’Donnell consider themselves fortunate to positively impact the dental health and self-esteem of their patients.


Dr. Barbara

Dr. Barbara O’Donnell is originally from Austin and enjoys treating her patients close to home. After earning a Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas, Dr. Barbara spent the next year teaching high-school biology in Irving.

She enrolled at Baylor College of Dentistry and graduated with honors. Dr. Barbara completed her postdoctoral residency at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry and earned both a Master of Science and a specialty certificate in orthodontics.

Dr. Barbara has launched two successful orthodontic offices but has decided to limit her practice so she can spend additional time with her family. She is dedicated to working with her daughter Sarah, who is severely autistic. Dr. Barbara is motivated to find a treatment strategy that will improve Sarah’s quality of life.