Dr. Emily Hicks grew up in Lumberton, Texas. She attended Louisiana State University where she majored in biological sciences. She went on to attend the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. After achieving her doctorate degree, Dr. Hicks went on to complete a year of General Practice Residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi.
Dr. Hicks chose to study dentistry because she likes the combination of art and science and it is an avenue to serve others. She enjoys taking care of her patients, watching their lives unfold and their kids grow up.
When not in the office, Dr. Hicks spends time with her twin sister, Stephanie, and the rest of her family. She likes to stay active by working out, horseback riding, and other outdoor activities!