Each handpiece is inspected, repaired and tested in accordance with manufacturer's standards and specifications We guarantee all material and workmanship for the full period. During the life of the warranty, we will repair or replace without charge, any defective parts we installed.

A Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, DIBE, ESBE, SBE, VBE

Dental Handpiece Repair in South Texas and Nationwide

South Texas Handpiece Express (STHPX) is a family owned and operated business that repairs all brands of high-speed and low-speed handpieces, including electrics.  We provide fast, cost effective and guaranteed handpiece repair service to dentists in South Texas. Our goal is to save you money and time by maintaining your handpieces in the most cost effective way and thereby earn your repeat business! Our turbine overhauls/rebuilds consist of replacing all the o-rings and bearings, not just the ones that have failed. We are not a franchise but are a member of the National Dental Handpiece Repair Association that has a collective century of experience and the numbers to demand volume discounts from wholesalers.

STHPX is certified by the Veteran’s Administration as a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business and is certified by the South Texas Regional Certification Agency as a Disabled Individual Business Enterprise, an Emerging Small Business Enterprise, a Small Business Enterprise, and a Veteran Business Enterprise

Kevin holds a bachelor's degree in liberal arts and an associates degree in medical technology. He has over 30 years’ experience in the maintenance industry. He spent 24 years in the Army as a Biomedical Equipment Technician where he rose to the highest enlisted rank of Sergeant Major. He was a medical maintenance technician, Team Leader, and Shop Foreman at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio. He was Noncommissioned Officer in Charge of medical maintenance at Heidelberg Army Hospital in Heidelberg, Germany and at Womack Army Medical Center at Fort Bragg, NC. He was also the Sergeant Major at the Department of Defense Medical Maintenance School at Sheppard Air Force Base in Wichita Falls, TX for five years. Before the Army Kevin attended automotive and diesel mechanics school and worked as a mechanic, electrician and a plumber. He has maintenance experience!

Stacy is an Informatics Program Manager and Medical Data Analyst for a joint Department of Defense (DoD)/Veterans Affairs (VA) program at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Her expertise is in military electronic heath records. She is also an Army veteran.  She and Kevin met while both were stationed at Ft. Sam Houston, TX and Stacy left the service after they married in 1993.   She began her career as a Pharmacy Technician in the Army and after leaving the service began to evolve as she continued her work within the military health system through a series of civil service and contract positions.  As she went with Kevin around the world through nine military moves she held a variety of different information technology jobs that prepared her for the stellar IT/IM career she has now.

Kevin and Stacy have two children, Jonathon, 18 and Lauren, 14.

Thank you for visiting the STHPX website. We look forward to working with you to provide solutions to all of your handpiece related problems. Above all else, we truly appreciate the opportunity to earn your business!