Dr. Donald W. Henagan DDS
Dr. Henagan graduated from the LSU School of Dentistry in 1980. He maintains a successful private practice in New Iberia, LA. Shortly after graduation he completed the Continuum at the Pankey Institute and Peter Dawson’s Training. Leadership and Continuing Education have always been a focus of Dr. Henagan. He has over 28 years of training in management and leadership through the Pride Institute and is proud to be an active Alumnus of this program. The greatest impact on his dental practice has come from the implementation of CEREC Dentistry in 2001. Mentors at the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry in Arizona as well as Masek, Moran, Beutelle, Touchstone and Livernois have helped him implement a variety of techniques which are beneficial to the patients in his practice. For the past 5 years Dr. Henagan has been active in teaching other fellow colleagues CEREC technology.
His greatest satisfaction comes from teaming up with his patients to fulfill their dental needs. Understanding patients' point of view and focusing on his patients' needs enables him to help them achieve the smile of their dreams. Dr. Henagan feels that one of the things that make his practice unique and special is the awesome, dedicated team that takes pride in treating each patient as family. Building a team where understanding the importance of comfort and compassion for each patient is his most important daily endeavor. He works diligently every day to find new and better ways to deliver the best that dentistry has to offer... Creating Smiles to Last a Lifetime.
Dr. Henagan earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from LSU School of Dentistry in 1980 after graduating with his Bachelor of Science degree from McNeese State University in 1976. In order to stay on the cutting edge of dentistry, Dr. Henagan continues his education through participating in the Pride Institute, the Pankey Institute Comprehensive Dentistry Continuum, and the LSU Cosmetic Continuum. He is one of two Cerec dentists in the state working to train and mentor fellow colleagues on using Cerec Technology in New Orleans, LA.
- Academy of General Dentistry
- Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
- Louisiana Dental Association
- Acadiana District Dental Association
Outside the Office
Being involved in his community and volunteering at local schools has always been important to Dr. Henagan. In his spare time, he enjoys fishing, water sports, bike riding, and traveling with friends and his wife, Kelly, and children, Logan and Abigail.