40 UNDER 40 HONOREES

EDITH ROJAS

  • Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Pediatrix Dental

Age:

38

Name of Practice:

Pediatrix Dental

Specialty:

Pediatric dentistry

Education:

DDS, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio


Why She Was Nominated

Dr. Rojas is a parent of, and fierce advocate for, children with special needs. She has worked tirelessly to demand better health care and education for them, as well as laws that help assure their civil rights.

Inspiration

Learning from the kids she treats to be grateful for life’s simple blessings.

Tool She Can't Live Without

Communication.

Practice Philosophy

“We strive to meet the unique needs of children,” she says. “We’re committed to providing the best care for infants, teens, adolescents and special-needs patients in a welcoming environment.”