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Looking For a Family Dentist in Destrehan?

Welcome to our Destrehan family dental office where Richard Owens, DDS, sees patients of all ages. Creating a beautiful, healthy, long-lasting smile is the main goal for everything we do for each of our patients and their families. We look forward to providing the very best dental care possible for you and your family. Our office offers a 12-month exam for children and well as information on preventive care, so you can be sure both that you and your children maintain good oral health before and after every visit to our family dental office.

Our Goal for Family Dentistry in Destrehan

Our dental professionals provide treatments that are designed to help our patients in creating healthy, beautiful, lifelong smiles. We work closely with our patients to ensure they receive the information needed to maintain good oral health, particularly with regard to the mouth-body connection that can affect your total health. The presence of gum disease has been connected with a number of medical conditions, reinforcing the concept that good oral health is critical to good overall health.

What to Expect during Your Child's First VisitDestrehan-Family-Dentistry

From your children's first visit, as early as the age of one, our Destrehan family dental office strives to provide excellent dental care that stresses each of the following:
  • Importance of a good diet 
  • Fluoride treatment to protect baby teeth 
  • Good hygiene care, including proper brushing and flossing
  • Parent education for those adults who are interested in learning more about how to care for their child's teeth  

Parents are invited to come in with their children to allow our young patients to feel safe and secure. We allow them to play with the chair and to ask questions about any of the equipment they see. Dr. Owens takes the time to build familiarity with children in order to help establish a comfortable experience for future visits. 

Destrehan Family Dentistry Services

Our family-friendly dental office provides comfortable, gentle care for all of our patients, making them feel right at home with our warm and welcoming manner. Offering evidence-based patient care, our recommendations focus on necessary procedures as that help protect the health of your teeth and gums. 

We are proud to be able to say that we have low in-office waiting times, respecting our patients’ expectations of a prompt visit. Our primary focus is on providing good dental care, rather than recommending one treatment after another. Each case is different; we approach a treatment plan with an honest evaluation of what will benefit a specific patient based upon their individual needs and expectations. 

For more information on how family dental services from our Destrehan dental office can benefit you and all the members of your family, contact us today!