Dr. Daniel Harris, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
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Dr. Daniel Harris, DDS
Daniel Harris D.D.S. is a Louisiana native and has practiced a full-scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery in the greater New Orleans area since 2011. He maintains privileges at East Jefferson General Hospital and Children's Hospital. He is a part-time staff member for the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at LSU. He achieved board certification from the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in 2013. Training: Dr. Harris graduated from Louisiana State University where he was a 4 year member of the LSU Golden Band from Tigerland. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from LSU School of Dentistry in New Orleans in 2004. Dr. Harris also completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency through the U.S. Navy and deployed to Iraq as a Lieutenant in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2006. After honorable discharge from the Navy, Dr. Harris completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency training at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Fl. Despite close ties and respect for the Florida Gators, he still bleeds purple and gold! Dr. Harris is a member of many professional organizations including the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, New Orleans Dental Association, Academy of Osseointegration, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Louisiana Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the Southeastern Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. In his free time, Dr. Harris enjoys spending time with his wife and children in Lakeview. They enjoy the lively music scene of New Orleans, sailboating in Lake Pontchartrain, and restoring classic automobiles.

4224 Houma Blvd Ste 670

Metairie, LA 70006

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Dr. Daniel Harris, DDS

Dr. Daniel Harris, DDS

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  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • TMJ
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction

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  • Lsu
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Florida, Gainesville
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Florida, Gainesville
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Harris' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harris to family and friends
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Harris' Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Kenner |
I broke a molar with history of root canal and crown. My dentist felt the best option was to have the tooth pulled and do a permanent implant. He referred me to Dr. Harris. Options for sedation were discussed. The removal felt difficult but painless. They were so comforting and supportive. I was able to have the implant placed in the bone, and had no problems after. The staff was kind and friendly, Dr Harris was patient and compassionate. I was in good hands and knew it. Great oral surgeon/staff
in New Orleans, LA |
I called this office after 5 other oral surgeon offices didn't get back to me within 24 hours. This office picked up and immediately scheduled me in a cancellation spot for the end of the week. The staff was super friendly and efficient and Dr. Harris totally calmed my nerves with his fun personality and genuine love for his workplace. I was in and out in about an hour for wisdom teeth extraction, but still felt totally cared for. Would highly recommend this practice to anyone.
in Luling, LA |
Dr. Harris is excellent. I had all four of my wisdom teeth (all impacted) removed and I was out of the office in less than an hour. He and the staff make you feel very comfortable. Without hesitation, I would refer anyone requiring oral surgery to Dr. Harris. You will be pleased with the service.
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Dr. Harris accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
    DHA Premier
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Guardian
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Hospitals where Dr. Harris has admitting privileges

Children's Hospital
200 Henry Clay Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118
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East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
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