General Dentist in Tyler, TX

Also Serving Longview, TX

We are proud to be the only comprehensive surgical and complex restorative dentist in the Tyler area to offer superior 3D CT Scan technology and CO2 surgical laser. We also offer much more effective IV "twilight sleep" sedation dentistry in our office so you remember little or nothing of your treatment! 3D technology enables us to give you advanced accurate implant and surgical treatment planning and our CO2 laser provides safe, comfortable, minimally invasive treatment. Dr. Dowd is board certified to do IV sedation so you don't have to schedule and wait to bring in a third party to do your sedation.

Dental Implants

Dental implants are the next best thing to your natural teeth. Implants look, feel, and function like your own teeth!

LANAP Laser Treatment

Less Pain. Less Discomfort. LANAP® is the only FDA cleared laser procedure to treat moderate gum disease.


We believe in no-fear, sedation dentistry! Sedation options are available to each of our patients!


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You never need a referral to make an appointment with us and we are always accepting new patients!


We at Tyler Dental Care are proud of the service and care we provide each of our patients.

Read more patient testimonials on our website!

Special Offer!

A Higher Level of Care

Complete Examination

Just $119
Includes 3D CT Scan & Comprehensive Exam
(a $507 value) That's an 75% savings!
New patients only, private pay, may not be
combined with any other discount or insurance
Insurance patients receive a $50 credit towards treatment
Additional diagnostic procedures and fees may be necessary for complex cases

All Special Offers Expire 8/15/15

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Proudly Serving the East Texas Area for More Than 20 Years with Implant, IV Sedation, Cosmetic, & General Dentistry

Are you looking for a dentist in Tyler, TX? Dr. Loyd Dowd and his friendly staff are dedicated to your comfort and well-being. Dr. Dowd listens to your concerns, carefully explains your options, and keeps you informed and relaxed throughout your appointment. Our office offers the finest in comprehensive dental services, treating periodontal disease to sleep apnea.

IV Sedation Dentistry Eliminates Anxiety

Do you really hate going to the dentist, terrified of needles, don't like the sounds and smells, or do you gag at the thought of someone's hands in your mouth? If you need dental treatment but are too anxious or afraid to go to the dentist, twilight sleep anesthesia is the solution! With twilight sleep anesthesia, you can relax while your dental work is completed anxiety-free. At Tyler Dental Care we make it possible to obtain all phases of dental treatment at one convenient location with state-of-the-art technology. Dr. Dowd is a licensed IV sedation dentist who’ll make sure you float through your treatment on a blissful cloud, extremely comfortable, with no anxiety, and little to no memory of having anything done.

Laser Dentistry Treats Gum Disease with Less Downtime

Dr. Dowd is skilled in the treatment of gum disease at all stages, offering services from deep root planing and scaling to laser gum surgery. Laser gum surgery, or the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®), is a successful gum surgery alternative. This dental technology in Tyler, TX can effectively treat gum disease without the use of scalpels or sutures. If you need gum disease treatment, consider laser gum surgery with Dr. Dowd. Laser gum surgery eliminates your red, swollen gums with less pain and less downtime.

Implant Dentistry Restores Your Brilliant Smile

The restoration of missing teeth with dental implants renders the most natural replication of your own natural teeth. Secure and permanent, dental implants allow you to enjoy your favorite foods and smile with confidence. Implants can restore the beauty of your smile as well as your quality of life. Contact our office to learn about the different types of dental implants and dental implant cost in Tyler, TX.

Superior 3D Imaging for Improved Diagnosis and Safety

Tyler Dental Care is the only general dentist office in the Tyler/Longview/Palestine/Jacksonville area to have a 3D Cat Scan Imaging Device in our office. 3D Cat Scan technology offers us the ability to view scans of your mouth that are far superior to traditional 2D panoramic x-rays. This advanced technology lets us view scans of your mouth with more clarity and dimension, making treatment planning safer and more accurate. 

Looking for a sleep apnea dentist in Tyler, TX? Dr. Loyd Dowd offers comprehensive dental services, utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and innovative dental technology in Tyler, TX to ensure the health of your smile and your overall well-being.