Polk County Dental Care is a general dentistry office serving the people of Polk and surrounding counties since 2012. It is owned and operated by Ralph K. Jenke, DDS. It is a family oriented practice which utilizes the latest technology and equipment to ensure our patients comfort and satisfaction. Our goal is to make each visit for a patient as pleasant and informative as possible. Polk County Dental Care provides a wide range of oral health care services to patients, from routine checkups and cleanings to restorative services and treating oral disease.
Jacquelyn Y. Flores, DDS
Dr. Flores is a native Houstonian and proud to be the first dentist in her family. She received her B.A. in Bioinformatics from the University of St. Thomas-Houston, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Dr. Flores is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. Throughout her doctoral program, she was actively involved in several organizations, including the American Student Dental Association , Hispanic Student Dental Association, Asian American Dental Association, and American Dental Association. In addition, she was actively dedicated to community service, dental public health, and outreach. She has participated in international medical/dental missions trips and volunteered at various elementary schools and community health fairs performing oral health and cancer screenings. Dr. Flores takes pride in the dental profession and looks forward to continued dental advocacy in her community. She remains an active member of the Greater Houston Dental Society, Texas Dental Association, and the American Dental Association.
Ralph K. Jenke, DDS
Graduated from Texas A&M University in 1971, and The University of Texas Dental School in San Antonio in 1975. He spent five years in the U.S. Army Dental Corps where he completed a General Dentistry Residency Program. Dr. Jenke has been practicing dentistry in Livingston since 1980. Dr. Jenke received his fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry in 1997. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Brazos Valley District Dental Society, the American Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, and the Southwest Prosthodontic Society. Dr. Jenke is also an active member of the First United Methodist Church in Livingston, Texas.
OUR DENTAL SERVICES
Cleaning & ExaminationsHygienist will give a full cleaning with a hand piece brush & other tools.
Dental SealantsSealants give your teeth extra protection against decay & help prevent cavities.
Dental X-RaysDental radiographs (x-rays) provide valuable information not visible during a regular dental exam.
Dental FillingsRestore a tooth damaged by decay back to its normal function & shape.
Dental CrownsSecure way to fill gaps & help restore your smile.
Dental BridgesReplace a tooth without wearing dentures or undergoing surgery.
Root CanalsSimple treatment to save your natural teeth & prevent the need of dental implants or bridges.
Tooth ExtractionFor that tooth that can’t be fixed.
INSURANCE | MEDICAID & CHIP
Children’s Medicaid & CHIP Insurance
- DentaQuest and MCNA
- Superior Health Foster Care
Have to have Medicaid Star Plus with the one of the following HEALTH carriers:
- DQ Amerigroup Star Plus Specialty
- DQ Amerigroup Adult Star Plus Waiver
- Liberty Dental, Basic Plan
- Liberty Dental with Waiver
- United Healthcare
- UHC StarPlus
- UHC StarPlus Waiver Plan
- DentaQuest TX Healthsprings through Cigna Medicare
- United Healthcare Improvement Plus Dental Plan
Please contact us to discuss insurance details prior to setting up an appointment.
LOCATION1114 N Washington Ave, Livingston, TX 77351
Conveniently located just north of downtown Livingston, Texas…only 1.5 miles from US-59 and .5 miles from Highway 190.
Polk County Dental Care 1114 N Washington Ave Livingston, TX 77351