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Darr Dejean DDS. and Eric Vondenstein DDS. of Southern Family Dental, Lafayette, LA


Our staff welcomes you to Southern Family Dental! Congratulations on taking the first step to creating a healthier Smile. Southern Family Dental is a comprehensive dental office serving the needs of families throughout Acadiana. Dr. Eric Vondenstein strives to bring the latest and most advanced techniques in dentistry to the Lafayette area in order to help you maintain superior oral health. Our trained staff focuses on providing the highest quality dental care in a comfortable and friendly environment. Our goal is to restore and enhance the natural beauty of your smile using conservative, state of the art procedures.

Southern Family Dental is committed to dental excellence. Our mission is to provide quality and affordable dental care while upholding the professional standards of dentistry. All staff members are united in the effort of educating our patients and providing compassionate care. We will listen to your concerns, educate you on oral health, and help you decide on the best dentistry plan for you and your family. Dr. Vondenstein and his staff pride themselves on effective communication by not only educating patients about their specific dental circumstances but also by keeping patients informed regarding options and the progress of treatment. We believe that mutual trust and open communication play key roles in helping us meet your dental needs.

At Southern Family Dental, we care about the community we serve. Dr. Vondenstein was born and raised in Acadiana and strives to service his hometown with comprehensive, quality, and cutting-edge dental care with a local flavor.

Six Month Smiles© short term orthodontic treatment is a modern twist on tried-and-true orthodontics. There is little debate within the orthodontic community that braces are the most widely used and most effective method to give patients straight, healthy teeth and a beautiful smile. Six Month Smiles has taken the best aspects of braces and modified the treatment and the materials to give adults a common-sense, cosmetic solution that fits your lifestyle.