Dr. David Sonnier, R.N., D.D.S.

David has been practicing dentistry since 2004 and is a member of OKU National Dental Honor Society. He was the 1991 Valedictorian from Hamshire Fannett High School, and is active in his community of Fannett. Dr. Sonnier is looking forward to using his skills alongside Dr. Showalter, offering complete family dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and Invisalign.

Dr. Sam W. Showalter, D.D.S., F.A.G.D

Dr. Sam is the Team Leader and dental treatment provider. He is a Port Arthur native and has been a in practice in Nederland, Texas since 1970. He is a graduate of Lamar University and an honor graduate of The University of Texas Dental Branch. With over 1,500 hours of continuing education registered, he is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry.

Sam’s wife, Gail, is a public speaker and founder of SMORE for Women. He has three children, Laura, who works in the dental office; daughter, Kate, and husband, Johnny who are missionaries in Africa; and Kyle, a boilermaker and welder.

He enjoys sailing, fishing, photography, and almost anything mechanical or technical, including the latest dental equipment, such as Digital X-rays, intraoral cameras, and computers.

Sam went on a dental mission trip to Russia where, as head of Treasures of the Heart’s dental team, he treated orphans. Using 21st Century technology, in a 1950’s dental office, in Vladimir, Russia.