Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology
Dr. Pearson is dedicated to providing the highest quality, specialized dental care possible. He believes in utilizing the latest technology and advanced procedure processes to provide his patients a better quality of life through improved oral health.
A resident of Lafayette, Louisiana, Dr. Pearson enjoys living and working in the same community, and is proud to be raising his family in Acadiana. He has received extensive education and training in all aspects of dentistry, and looks forward to sharing his knowledge and skills with his patients. Dr. Pearson attended the University of Southwestern Louisiana from 1972 to 1975, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry. After graduating, he enrolled at the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry and graduated graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1979. Upon completion of Dental School, Dr. Pearson entered the United States Air Force and completed a General Practice Residency at Wright-Patterson USAF Hospital in Ohio. Dr. Pearson practiced General Dentistry for three years before beginning his Residency in Periodontics. His Periodontics Residency was a combined program at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center/University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Pearson received a specialty certificate in Periodontics from Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, and a Master of Science degree in Periodontics from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He served as an officer in the Air Force Dental Corp until his retirement in 1996.
Dr. Pearson’s professional memberships include:
Acadiana District Dental Association, Past President
Dentorat in Advanced Microsurgery
Honors, Awards & Special Recognition:
USAF Commendation Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters
Who’s Who in the South and Southwest
Clinical Assistant Professor of Periodontics, LSU School of Dentistry
Past President of The Acadiana District Dental Association
Cited in Top Dentists – Louisiana Life Magazine
Citied in Top Dentist – Acadiana Profile Magazine
Citied in America’s Top Dentist- Consumer Research Council
Schedule a Visit with Us Today!
Seeking treatment or surgery for periodontal disease? Schedule a visit with our team at Periodontics Associates today for a caring visit with Dr. Comeaux or Dr. Pearson. Please contact us if you have any questions and come in for a visit at one of our two offices, located in Lafayette and Opelousas. Our board-certified periodontists take a compassionate approach to periodontal health, and will spend time getting to know you rather than hurrying out of the exam room.