About Dr. Doucet
A local pioneer in dental implatology, Dr. Doucet has placed thousands of dental implants since he started his private practice in 1987. He believes, when the conditions are right, dental implants can do more than restore function and appearance, but can also change a patient’s life.
After completing his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Minnesota in 1978, he joined the United States Navy and worked as a General Dentist at the Naval Station in San Diego. He earned a Navy Achievement Medal while Department Head aboard the USS Dubuque. He received a certificate for completion of Oral Surgery Fellowship before being honorably discharged in 1982.
At Washington University School of Dental Medicine, he completed an oral & maxillofacial surgical residency and an OMS Fellowship at St. Johns Medical Center in St. Louis. He is Board Certified with the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
About the Practice
Dr. Doucet practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal to corrective jaw surgery. As an oral surgeon who has completed many additional years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training, he has refined techniques to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort.
Providing his referring General Dentist offices with information on new developments in dentistry and opportunities to discuss particular cases is offered in regular one-on-one meetings. In addition, he offers continuing education evening seminars and study club meetings on various topics including the latest and most relevant information on dental implant therapy.
His active involvement in local and national dental organizations, his commitment to continuing education and his dedication and ongoing support of the local community continues to enhanced his private practice.
Your Initial Consultation
Dr. Doucet starts his first consultation with a thorough examination of the jaw, joints, soft tissue and teeth. He will then present his recommendations and answer your questions about treatment options and the various procedures.
If you are missing teeth, dental implants will be incorporated into your ideal treatment plan, as this is the optimum choice for tooth replacement.
When you call the office to make your appointment, our Implant Coordinator will be happy to answer any preliminary questions you might have. She will also direct you to the patient registration form on our website, which you can complete at your convenience prior to your consultation.