Meet Dr. David Carter

Dr. Carter is a confident, highly enthusiastic and motivated dentist located in Zachary, Louisiana. Dr. Carter is dedicated to life long learning which allows him to stay current and provide the best technology infused dentistry there is to offer. Dr. Carter currently holds membership in several organizations including the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Academy of Implant Dentistry and American Academy of General Dentistry in which he is actively pursuing Fellowships. Dr. Carter uses the latest technologies to provide sedation, dental implants and cosmetic dentistry to his patients. Come visit Dr. Carter so that you can “Impress with your smile!”

We are a leader in the orthodontic community in Zachary Louisiana, we offer a wide array of treatment options to almost guarantee everything needed to have an Impressive Smile. Whatever your smile requirements, Impressive Smiles has the solution to help you achieve the orthodontic results you desire.


Dr. Carter and his wife Dr. Adriane White-Carter have one daughter Mya. His hobbies include enjoying family time, fishing, hunting and philanthropy.


  • Louisiana State University Health Science Center, School of Dentistry
  • General Practice Resident 2014-2015
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center, School of Dentistry
  • Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) 2010-2014
  • Alcorn State University
  • Masters of Science in Biology 2008-2010
  • Bachelors of Science in Biology 2003-2008

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • American Academy of General Dentisty
  • American Dental Association
  • National Dental Association
  • Louisiana Dental Association
  • Student National Dental Association Executive Board (2011-2015)
  • National President (2013-2014)


  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Student Award (2014)
  • Mississippi Dental Society Scholarship (2013)
  • National Dental Association Foundation/Colgate Palmolive Scholarship (2012)
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Exceptional Performance and Dedication to the Inorganic Research and Remediation Team (2007 and 2008)


  • United States Army Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station
  • Engineer Research and Development Center: Environmental Lab
  • Master’s Thesis: Phytostabilization of Lead: Northeastern and Southeastern Study
  • Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP), University of Illinois at Chicago,
  • Department of Physiology and Biophysics Summer 2006 Topic:
  • Cloning Mouse cTnc from Human cTnc Using Mutagenesis Technique
  • Summer 2007 Topic: Ca++ Force Relationship in cTnc Exchanged Skinned Myocytes