Dr. Mike Lewis was born and raised in Houston, Texas. After high school he joined the United States Marine Corps. He was honorably discharged in 1969. While in the Marines, he received a meritorious mast and was chosen Marine of the Month in August 1967 while stationed at the Marine Corp Air Station in Beaufort, South Carolina. He went on to attend the University of Houston school of Pharmacy. He received his D.D.S degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 1978. He has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry and problems of worn occlusion. In 1982 he was published in the dental newsletter Cosmetic Dentistry through Bonding. He enjoys cooking, reading, football, and hiking.