Meet the Doctors

Dr. Matt Bayless is a native Texan who was raised in Dallas. He is a graduate of Baylor University and Baylor College of Dentistry. Dr. Bayless moved south to the Hill Country in 2005 to be a part of the Bulverde/Spring Branch community and to provide his wide range of dental services to its residents and those of surrounding communities. 

Due to his deep commitment to provide the best possible care for his patients and to stay on top of advancements in the field of dentistry, Dr. Bayless annually completes three to four times the state-required amount of continuing education hours. He has been recognized by Benco Dental Magazine as one of the "TOP 40 UNDER 40" Dentist nationwide in 2013. He is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and a graduate of the prestigious UT Dental School Preceptorship in Dental Implantology. Because he has completed intensive training in the dental implant procedure, Dr. Bayless is able to offer a wide range of dental services that allows you, the patient, to be treated in one location by one dentist.

Dr. Bayless is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (ABDSM). The ABDSM is the leading national organization for dentists who treat snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) with oral appliance therapy and works closely with the medical field’s leading sleep apnea organization, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). Diplomate status is the gold standard designation and signifies a professional commitment to education, knowledge, and experience in dental sleep medicine. Dr. Bayless works with physicians to help patients that cannot tolerate their CPAP devices. He has completed a mini-residency in dental sleep medicine at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, and he has accumulated more than 150 continuing education hours focusing on dental sleep medicine. Consult with Dr. Bayless about how he can help you eliminate your snoring and/or sleep apnea.

Dr. Bayless and his wife, Kristi, have 3 young children. They enjoy raising their children in the hill country and are active in the community and their church. In his spare time, Dr. Bayless enjoys fishing, boating, snow skiing, and traveling. 

Professional Orginizations:

  • American Dental Association (ADA)

  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM) Diplomate   

  • American Academy of Clear Aligners                           

  • Texas Dental Association (TDA)

  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) - Fellow

  • San Antonio Dental Study Club

  • River District Dental Society

  • Bulverde/Spring Branch Chamber of Commerce

  • Christian Medical & Dental Association


Dr. Laura Samuelsen grew up in Friendswood, Texas and attended college at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX.  She always knew she was destined for a service oriented career and developed her interest in dentistry after shadowing a dentist in college.  She graduated with honors from University of Texas Health Science Center Dental School in 2012 and joined Summer Hill Dental in 2016. 

Dr. Samuelsen is committed to using her talents to provide care for those in need.  She has been part of numerous service organizations including the Christian Medical and Dental Association which allowed her to serve on numerous mission trips to provide dental care to residents in underserved areas of South Texas.  She has also worked with organizations including Texas Mission of Mercy and Haven for Hope providing dental care to homeless men, women, and children.

Dr. Samuelsen is also dedicated to lifelong learning as a way to provide the best care possible for her patients.  She has received advanced training in dental implants and in laser dentistry.  She is also actively pursuing her Fellowship from the Academy of General Dentistry, a distinction held by less than 5% of general dentists. Dr. Samuelsen lives in the Bulverde/Spring Branch area along with her husband, daughter, and two dogs.  She enjoys doing Crossfit and spending time outdoors.



Dr. Greene completed his undergraduate studies at Baylor University, where he graduated with a B.S. in economics and a minor in chemistry.  He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.  Additionally, Dr. Greene completed a 13-month Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency through The University of Texas Health Science Center, where he gained training in oral surgery procedures, implant procedures, and oral and intravenous sedation procedures. 

Dr. Greene is passionate about sedation dentistry and about providing patients with safe, relaxing, and convenient dental care.  He is a member of numerous dental organizations.

Dr. Greene’s wife, Lauren, is also a dentist, specializing in pediatrics.  Dr. Greene enjoys going out on the lake, playing golf, and spending time with his family and friends.









For 33 years, Dr. Westman owned and operated a successful dental practice serving San Antonio. After selling his practice, Dr. Westman wanted to continue to provide patient care because he is healthy, happy, and loves dentistry. He is a proud alumnus of Baylor University and Baylor College of Dentistry.

Dr. Westman and his wife, Cheryl, have 2 grown children that graduated from Smithson Valley High School and have gone on to each have successful careers. Dr. Westman is adept at all facets of general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and endodontics.

Dr. Westman will be working 2 days a month at Summer Hill Dental while he continues to work at his previous office on a part-time basis.


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Office Location

  • Spring Branch
  • 19750 State Highway 46 W
  • Suite #105
  • Spring Branch, TX
  • 78070
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  • Call: 830.438.2193