Dr. Daniel Harris, DDS

Dr. Daniel Harris, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Daniel Harris, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Metairie, LA. He practices oral & maxillofacial surgery and oral surgery.Read his story

3100 Galleria Dr Ste 202

Metairie, LA 70001

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  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian

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This content was provided by Dr. Harris "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. "
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2  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgery

20  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
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

16  Procedures

Background Check

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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

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16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Harris' Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

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  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I had a delicate, complicated issue I needed addressed by a seasoned expert. Dr. Harris not only specializes in the procedure, he has long been teaching it to dental students at LSU. No one knows more about this, and few have done more of them. He fit me in fast, and did a wonderful job. He...more
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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...more
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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...more
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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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