About Your Dentist
Reid Owens, DDS
"My service in the Dental Service Corporation will benefit my civilian professional career, and vice-versa. Both of these experiences will greatly increase my patient contact and clinical adeptness. I will be an asset to my unit and perform my duties to the best of my ability. I will work to accomplish a wealth of clinical knowledge and experience from which to draw. I see it as a privilege and honor to serve my country, state, and military community in this unique way."
In 2010, Dr. Owens was commissioned as an officer into the Louisiana Army National Guard. He has recently been promoted to captain, serving the LA military community through monthly health events.
Dr. Owens looks forward to serving the Millbrook and Montgomery communities as a general dentist, providing all aspects of family dentistry. He has a great affinity for comprehensive dentistry, especially esthetics and prosthodontics. Led by his father's great passion for continuing education, Dr. Owens is also committed to broadening his exposure to new techniques and technology, providing the most modern, advanced clinical services to his patients.
Dr. Reid Owens, native of Destrehan, Louisiana, acquired his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. There, he received the following awards: Outstanding Senior Dental Student (Louisiana Dental Association), Senior Leadership Award (LSU Dental Alumni Association), Excellence in Leadership Award (American Student Dental Association), and Leader in Occlusion and TMD (American Equilibration Society).
He attained his Bachelor of Science from the University of New Orleans in Biological Sciences, and he is also a local graduate of St. Charles Catholic in LaPlace, Louisiana. Throughout his undergraduate studies, he served as President of Pre-Dental Society at U.N.O. for two years. Following this presidency was four years of service as the American Student Dental Association representative, promoted to president, at the LSUSD Chapter. During this time, Dr. Owens represented LSUSD on a national level as State Delegate and district 5 legislative liaison.
Continuing Education & Professional Memberships
Dr. Owens is an active member in the New Orleans Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Military Officers Association of America, National Guard Association of the United States, and Knights of Columbus. He serves in roles such as State Membership Committee Chair and Legislative Liaison for both LDA and LA-AGD.
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Owens shares his love of science and dentistry with his wife, Stacey, as she also pursues her Doctorate of Dental Surgery training at UAB School of Dentistry. Together, they love traveling, spending quality time with family, playing tennis, cooking, photography, and the arts. They also enjoy days outside with their son, Cullen and rescue dogs, Pierre, Poppy, and Prytania. Dr. Owens appreciates following local college athletics, as he and Stacey have academic ties to LSU, Tulane, UL and UNO.