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J. Diane Colter, D.D.S., P.A.
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J. Diane Colter, D.D.S., P.A.


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Dr. Diane Colter grew up in Athens, Texas. After high school, she attended The University of Texas at Austin, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Microbiology, and in June 2000, she completed her dental education receiving a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Baylor College of Dentistry, where she graduated in the top of her class. She completed a Residency in Pediatric Dentistry at The University of California Medical Center in Los Angeles, serving as chief resident. After completing her residency, she and her husband relocated back to Dallas to be close to their families.

Dr. Colter loves working with children and has a very caring and compassionate personality. She is excited about providing a great atmosphere where your child will feel welcome and have a positive experience. Dr. Colter enjoys teaching children in every aspect of good oral health.

Dr. Colter is a board-certified pediatric dentist recognized as a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She also holds a staff appointment at Children’s Medical Center. Dr. Colter is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Texas Dental Association, and Dallas County Dental Society. She has also published an article in the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Journal, Pediatric Dentistry.

Away from the office, Dr. Colter enjoys spending time with her husband, Shandon, and their beautiful daughter, Sydney, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

Preferred Provider for:


  • Aetna
  • Assurant
  • Delta Dental Premier
  • Cigna Radius
  • Metlife
  • Medicaid


Most insurances accepted.

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • BCBS BlueTexas HMO
  • Delta Dental
  • Medicaid
  • MetLife