Dr. Erin A. Fontenot earned her bachelor’s degree from Louisiana Tech University before receiving her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2010. She pursues continuing education and training in the latest dental practices and technologies on an ongoing basis.
Dr. Fontenot decided to become a dentist because it combines both art and medicine. It allows her to express her creativity while educating patients and helping them achieve optimal oral health. She receives a lot of joy from the ability to change her patients’ lives with new levels of confidence by improving their smiles and restoring their dentition. She says, “My patients motivate me daily; the people of Acadiana truly are gems.”
Originally from Sunset, Louisiana, Dr. Fontenot loves practicing in Acadiana because of the people and the culture. She loves traveling and has a special interest in the culinary scene. She has a West Highland White Terrier named Emmie, and she enjoys cooking and working out in her free time.
Dr. Fontenot is a member of the American Dental Association, the Louisiana Dental Association, and the Arcadiana District Dental Association.