“I believe in opportunity for all of our patients and team members; placing a great emphasis on equality, equity, fairness and excellence of service. I feel a strong obligation to give back to the community for the gifts and blessings I’ve received over the course of my life.  At Walla Walla Dental Care, no one who is in danger or in physical pain will ever be turned away.”

— DR. DAN LAIZURE
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Dr. Dan Laizure

Dr. Laizure is the founder and CEO of Walla Walla Dental Care. He is also the founder of Walla Walla Dental Group, a company dedicated to finding, training and developing young dentists who desire a career in the dental arts. During his 40 year career, Dr. Laizure has been instrumental in training over 200 dentists from most of the United States, Canada and several countries in Europe and Asia.

Dr. Laizure has served on the Washington State Board of Dental Examiners, the Washington Academy of General Dentistry and is a Fellow of the American Academy of General Dentistry. He is also a Clinical Instructor at the Kois Center.

Dr. Laizure is a veteran of the armed forces and served in both the Army National Guard and US Navy as a Dental Officer. He was selected by three branches of the military to receive an "Armed Forces Health Professionals Scholarship". Dr. Laizure always finds time to donate his time and resources to local charities and service clubs. He is an active member of Lions Club International and a Paul Harris Fellow in Rotary International. He holds quarterly "Smiles for Veteran's" day, which is a free dentistry day dedicated to our veterans. He has been recognized by the US Congress and received a congressional medallion.

Dr Laizure is a Honor Graduate of Oregon Health Sciences School of Dentistry and a recipient of several citations and recognition, including membership in Delta Phi Omega, an honorary scholastic society, the Mosby Scholorship Book Award, the Academy of General Dentistry Award, Omicron Kappa Upsilon Award for Scholastic achievement, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry Award and the American Academy of Gold Foil Operators Award.

                                                                              Smiles For Veterans

Dr. Laizure is a veteran of the armed forces and served in both the Army National Guard and US Navy as a Dental Officer. He was selected by three branches of the military to receive an "Armed Forces Health Professionals Scholarship". Dr. Laizure always finds time to donate his time and resources to local charities and service clubs. He is an active member of Lions Club International and a Paul Harris Fellow in Rotary International. He has been recognized by the US Congress and received a congressional medallion. 

Dr. Laizure holds our "Smiles for Veterans" day quarterly, providing free limited treatment to all who have served our country.  As a veteran of the US Navy and Army National Guard, this is something that is very dear to Dr Laizure's heart.  In addition to the quarterly Smiles For Veterans day, he and his team have participated in the Vets Stand Down 2 years running.

For the second year, Dr. Laizure has been presented with the Patriotism Award. We are proud supporters of our veterans and our country and will display our flag freely every day. Thank you AMVets!

What we do 

COMPREHENSIVE TREATMENT PLANNING AND DENTISTRY FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

At Walla Walla Dental Care we focus on creating and maintaining good oral health for our patients throughout every phase of their lives. Our doctors, hygienists and office team have years of experience working with all ages from children, to adults. Dr. Laizure offers a full scope of general and cosmetic dentistry for everyone in the family, with expertise ranging from porcelain veneers to dental implants, crowns and bridges, while Dr. Sam Castillo also offers orthodont as well as taking care of your dental needs. 

We have been treating families for over 30 years, in a comfortable, welcoming atmosphere in beautiful Walla Walla.

SERVICES OFFERED

  • Preventative Dentistry

  • Cosmetic and General Dentistry

  • Orthodontics by Associate

  • Dental Implants

  • Dental Bridges

  • TMJ / Sleep Apnea

  • Dentures

  • Dental Crowns or Porcelain Veneers

  • Wisdom Teeth Removal

  • Sedation Dentistry

  • Teeth Whitening