Dentist Baton Rouge, LA - BR Dentistry

Since 1965, when Dr. Donald Perrere originally started the practice, BR Dentistry has been working with patients to provide the best dental care in the Baton Rouge area. Drs. Bankhead and Rauber couple genuine concern for their patients, with their experience in dentistry. Our staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well. Our goal is to keep our patients happy.

When you have dental problems, you need to turn to a dentist who listens and responds… a friendly dentist who counsels you on the best ways to maintain and improve your teeth and gums. Dr. Bankhead and Dr. Rauber meet all these criteria. Plus, you benefit from a dedicated team of professionals who give you the individualized attention you deserve.

Our website provides you with background information about Dr. Bankhead, Dr. Rauber, our staff, office hours, insurance policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our office, and other useful information.  We invite you to email or call our office at any time to request an appointment or ask any questions.

Drs. Bankhead and Rauber would like to welcome you to our website. We are happy you have chosen us for your dental needs. Please feel free to contact our office and one of our friendly staff will be happy to assist you with scheduling an appointment.

Meet the Doctors

Learn Who We Are

  • Daniel O. Bankhead, DDS

    Dr. Bankhead was born and raised in Baton Rouge, La. and graduated from Catholic High School.  After high school, he attended Louisiana State University and then went on to Louisiana State University School of Dentistry (LSUSD), where he was awarded the Chancellor’s Award for dental excellence as well as many other awards. 

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  • Nicholas J. Rauber, DDS

    Dr. Rauber was born and raised in New Orleans, La. and graduated from Jesuit High School. After high school, he attended Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge earning a bachelor’s degree in Zoology, as well as a minor in Chemistry. 

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7:00 am-5:00 pm


7:00 am-3:30 pm


7:00 am-5:00 pm


7:00 am-1:00 pm







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What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "I’ve been a patient for many years and have gladly recommended this Dental Office to friends! BR Dentistry is top quality! Warm and welcoming, you don’t even feel like you’re at a dental appointment. I’ve always been treated with the utmost respect. The staff is extremely friendly like they are your own family. Dr. Bankhead has exemplary chair-side manner! Just LOVE him. And Amy, Jane, and Terry are outstanding employees!! If I could give 10 stars I absolutely would do that! If you are looking for a Dental Office in Baton Rouge, do not hesitate to call this office. You will be glad you did!"
    Shelley S.
  • "Dr. Bankhead and Dr. Rauber are very caring and thorough professionals. As an added bonus, both have great personalities and sense of humor, which really helps put their patients at ease. Thanks for the many years of great care."
    Brenda P.
  • "Great experience. Lana was a tremendous help!"
    Sean M.
  • "Drs Rauber and Bankhead along with their staff work to make sure you have the most pleasant experience. I am so happy I found BR Dentistry!!"
    John S.
  • "Drs. Bankhead and Rauber and the entire BR Dentistry staff are awesome. I am a dentist in North Louisiana and always recommend my patients leaving for LSU give them a call if they ever need any work done during the school year. They treat you like family and will take great care of your oral health care needs! 10/10 recommend"
    David M.
  • "I needed a LOT of dental work for me to be able to smile again, Dr. Nick & Crew were always very respectful, punctual and professional! I would highly recommend this dental practice to anyone. Thank yall for giving me my smile back!!!"
    Doug W.
  • "Excellent care and wonderful staff. Makes going to the dentist enjoyable."
    Wades T.
  • "BR Dentistry operates with personal consideration to each patient. They are not a high volume corporate practice focusing on profits and up selling. I personally have experienced the honest and ethical dentistry that should be the standard by which all dentists strive. Dr. Rauber and his assistant work together as one. If you have a fear of shots then give Dr. Rauber a try. You won’t feel a thing.
    Great Dentist!"
    Ross W.
  • "I've tried several local dentists and BR Dentistry is easily the best. Amy is a stand out hygienist. No pain and only mild shaming on my flossing habits. And Mary! She obviously loves doing in-office bleaching because my teeth have never been whiter and brighter."
    Tim B.
  • "There should be 10 stars for Dr. Rauber and his team! I have an autoimmune disorder that affects my teeth. It’s an ongoing battle. The team at BR Dentistry take such great care of me and always make me feel comfortable and assuring with the uphill battle I face. I can’t sing their praises enough!!!"
    Leslie C.
  • "BR Dentistry is very professional and amazing at what they do! The dentists, hygienists, assistants and staff are thorough and caring from start to finish! If you’re looking for a dental office for you and your family’s needs, this is the place!"
    Heather T.
  • "Super friendly staff from the front desk to the doctors. They make you feel like family."
    Kate V.
  • "Great office, Good Dentists, hygienists, and office staff. Biggest plus in my opinion is they are always on time! Highly recommend"
    Brandon H.
  • "I've worked with Dr. Nick Rauber and the Swollfest charity event for years. Can't recommend his work and his character enough."
    Justan H.
  • "I may be biased, but the BR Dentistry team is wonderful. So proud to be a part of it."
    Nick R.
  • "Great friendly staff and Dr.Rauber is the best!!"
    Blain B.
  • "BR Dentistry has the friendliest staff that isn't afraid to have some fun. Dr. Nick Rauber is passionate about what he does and one of the best in our community."
    Chelsey B.

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