Katie Stuchlik grew up in Houston, Texas and graduated from The University of Texas at Austin. There she obtained degrees in Human Development and Radio-Television-Film. After graduating in 2008, she spent time in the research lab of Dr. Miguel Cruz, PhD at Baylor College of Medicine. There she studied treatments for systemic inflammation. Dr. Stuchlik then entered the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston, where she graduated with her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree in 2015.
While in dental school, she served in several leadership positions within the American Student Dental Association. Upon graduating dental school, Katie was honored with the International College of Dentists’ Leadership Award. She continues her involvement with dental organizations to gain knowledge and grow as a leader in the community.
Dr. Stuchlik serves the community by participating in several volunteer events. She is currently a provisional member of the Junior League of Houston. She also participates in events such as Texas Mission of Mercy (TMOM) and Veterans Smile Day; those entities provide free dental care to those in need. In her free time, Dr. Stuchlik enjoys cooking for her husband, Ben, and taking their mini Australian Shepherd, Rex, to the dog park.