Drs. Courtney Richter & David Carlton III 

Richter CourtneyDr. Courtney Richter graduated from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2005 with honors and has been in private practice in Alexandria for 16 years. She is a past LSUSD President and National Trustee for The American Student Dental Association; Vice- President and President of the Central Louisiana Dental Association; and Chairperson for the Council on the New Dentist for the LDA. Her passion is in treating patients to improve health and growth; and prevent or improve TMJ dysfunction and sleep breathing disorders. She is also passionate about identifying and treating Oral Myofunctional Disorders in adults and children. She is a member of the American Academy of Physiological Medicine and Dentistry, the Academy of General Dentistry, the International Association of Orthodontics, and the International Association of Physiologic Aesthetics. Dr. Richter is active in her community, has served on the Dental Advisory Committee for the Community Health Worx Clinic where she is a regular volunteer. She is currently serving on the Board for the Central Louisiana Area Business Owners Group and has also participated in  several Dental Mission trips in various locations in Jamaica.  She and her husband/partner, Dr. Carlton, III, share a love for their patients and their three daughters.

Carlton Dr. David IIIDr. David "Trey" Carlton III attended LSU School of Dentistry and has been practicing in Central Louisiana since 1998.  In addition to serving in various positions for the LDA, he served as President of the Louisiana Dental Association from 2020-2021. He is a graduate and Fellow of the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies and has taken over 200 hours training in the field of Dental Sleep Medicine.  Dr. Carlton regularly lectures to dentists, physicians and sleep labs on collaborative treatment efforts and has contributed many articles on successfully treating patients with Oral Appliance Therapy.  His practice focuses on treating patients with for TMJ Disorders, Sleep Bruxism and Sleep Breathing Disorders. 

FRIDAY, MAY 7:  "Breathe. Grow. Sleep. Dental Professionals CAN Change Overall Health"