Balhoff Orthodontics’ top priority is to provide you the highest quality orthodontic care in a relaxing and professional environment. Dr. Donald B. Balhoff is conveniently located in Lafayette, Louisiana so that no matter what your age or orthodontic needs may be, our qualified and friendly staff is available to help you achieve your perfect smile.
Good dental health begins early. The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recommends that your child visit the orthodontist for an evaluation by at least age 7. Early screening can help detect and prevent significant orthodontic and dental problems from developing.
But if you are an adult that just isn’t satisfied with your smile, we are here for you as well! 99.7% of adults say a good smile is one of the most important personal assets someone can have. It is never too late to achieve a perfect smile.
Balhoff Orthodontics utilizes the latest technological advances in orthodontics, along with the latest in computer technology, to ensure that you receive the most effective and up to date care possible. You will be happy with the way your smile looks – it’s our number one priority!
At Balhoff Orthodontics, we are Smile Shapers and Teeth Techies to make sure every patient achieves Grin Greatness!!!
Dr. Donald Balhoff is a native of Baton Rouge and an alumnus of Catholic High School (B.R.). He completed his undergraduate studies in 1995 at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana. While in college, Dr. Balhoff was a three-year captain of the Notre Dame Men’s Water Polo team. His dental studies were completed in 1999 at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans. During dental school, Dr. Balhoff was a member and president of the C. Edmund Kells Honor Society. Dr. Balhoff went on to receive his orthodontics specialty certification in 2001 at Nova Southeastern College of Dental Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Balhoff resides in Lafayette with his wife, Kristin; daughter, Ella; new-born daughter, Lucy; and son, Jack.
Dr. Balhoff stays current with the latest advances in dentistry and his specialty as an orthodontist through his membership in numerous organizations. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), the American Dental Association (ADA), the Louisiana Association of Orthodontists (LAO), the Louisiana Dental Association (LDA), and the Acadiana District Dental Association (ADDA).
Dr. Balhoff is also active in the Acadiana community. He is an active member of St. John the Evangelist (Cathedral) parish in Lafayette as a Mass lector. Dr. Balhoff also is a volunteer assistant swim coach with City of Lafayette Aquatics USA swim team.