Dr. Leigh Smith Flattmann completed her high school education in 1998 at Saint Scholastica Academy in Covington, LA and her college education at Millsaps College in Jackson, MS, where she graduated summa cum laude in 2002, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She graduated at the top of her dental school class, earning her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 2006.
She was the recipient of the American Academy of Periodontology Dental Student Award for Achievement in Periodontology 2006, American Academy of Orofacial Pain award for excellence in classification and management of temporomandibular joint disorder and pain 2006, Academy of General Dentistry Senior Student Dental Award 2006, LSUSD award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Senior Class 2006, Department of Operative Dentistry and Biomaterials Award for Excellence 2006, Chancellor’s Award LSUHSC School of Dentistry Outstanding Student Award for Scholarship, Leadership, and Professional Excellence 2006, Baldridge Scholar 2002-2005, Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dr. William S. Kramer Award of Excellence 2005 , Omicron Kappa Upsilon Academic Dental Scholarship 2004, and the ADA Foundation Dental Student Scholarship 2004. She was also a member of the C. Edmund Kells Honor Society.
Dr. Flattmann practices general and family dentistry. She is a member of Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, and Northlake Dental Association.
Dr. Flattmann was born and raised in Covington, LA where she currently resides with her husband and two kids. She enjoys spending time with her family and travel.
“I treat each of my patients just as I would wish to be treated, with the utmost in kindness, compassion, respect, and patience. I strive to provide each of my patients with treatment that well exceeds the standard of care. I believe in thorough and comprehensive examinations and open communication so as to allow patients to freely and willingly make informed decisions regarding their dental health and treatments.”