Prosthodontic Specialists | Dr.Mendez in Metairie


Dr. Mendez


Dr. Arturo J. Mendez earned his dental degree in 1974.  He practiced General Dentistry for four years before initiating his postgraduate specialty training.  He earned a certificate in Prosthodontics and a Master of Science degree from The Ohio State University in 1978. 

Dr. Mendez has been a full-time faculty member at LSU Health Sciences Center, School of Dentistry since 1978 where he had a thriving faculty practice for 27 years.  He is presently Chairman of the Department of Prosthodontics, Director of the Implant Clinic and holds the rank of professor in the department.  His main field of interest is Implant Prosthodontics.

Dr. Mendez has served as president of the Carl O. Boucher Prosthodontic Conference and the OKU Honorary Dental Society, Theta Kappa Chapter.  He is a past-president of the Louisiana Chapter of the American College of Dentists.  In 2001, he was awarded the prestigious “Dr. Allen A. Copping Award for Excellence in Teaching.”

Dr. Mendez joined Prosthodontic Specialists in 2005.  His practice in Metairie, Louisiana is dedicated exclusively to his specialty, Fixed, Removable and Implant Prosthodontics.

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