MEET THE DOCTORS
Dr. Drake was born and raised in Port Arthur, Texas. He lived there until coming to Houston to attend dental school. Ernie was a national merit finalist, and graduated with honors from Thomas Jefferson High School. Dr. Drake was active in scouting, attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
Dr. Drake attended Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. He received a B.S. in Chemistry and a B.S. in Biology in 1976. Dr. Drake received his dental degree from the University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston, in 1982. Dr. Drake has been in dental practice for twenty years, and enjoys doing all types of dentistry. He has over two hundred hours of continuing education.
Ernie is married with three children. His is still active in scouting as a scoutmaster in his son’s troop. Ernie assists with his children’s swimming in USA swimming and the West Side Swim League. Dr. Drake enjoys camping and fishing. He is a member of Ashford united Methodist Church.