Resources & Tips For Dentists


Dr. Layla Lohmann’s Dallas Dental Group: Where Dental Care Feels Like Home

Articles, Editors Pick, Practice Lifestyle

Dr. Layla Lohmann, owner of the Dallas Dental Group, has managed to create a dental practice that stands apart from the norm.

Located in North Dallas, the Dallas Dental Group boasts an impressive 5,000 square feet facility with a total of 17 operatories, offering an extensive range of dental services, from advanced restorative, implant, and cosmetic treatments to general dentistry procedures. However, it is the practice’s unique culture and welcoming atmosphere that truly sets it apart and brings it beyond the conventional clinical experience.

Understanding that a visit to the dentist can be an anxiety-inducing experience for many, Layla has gone the extra mile to ensure her practice remains open and inviting, making patients feel at ease during their visits. The last thing she wants is for a patient to feel trapped or overwhelmed during their dental appointments.

To further enhance the welcoming ambience, Layla and her team have thoughtfully divided the practice into two distinct areas: the Hygiene Hall and the Doctor Hall. The Hygiene Hall houses six operatories dedicated to dental hygienists, while the Doctor Hall boasts eleven personalized operatories for the dentists. This thoughtful arrangement serves to create a homey and comfortable environment, as hygiene patients walking from the front desk to receive something painless—like a tooth cleaning or whitening—won’t feel overwhelmed by passing a series of doctors with loud drills.

In the Doctor Hall, each operatory is tailored to the respective doctor’s preferences and personality. Patients often appreciate getting to know a bit about their dentist, and this personalized touch further fosters a sense of trust and connection. Layla’s operatory is a notable standout in the Doctor Hall, adorned with yearly photos and delightful caricatures of her family. These unique caricatures, created by Bill Kalfas of Kalfas Art, showcase Layla’s life journey and her family’s growth. The caricatures serve as an icebreaker, sparking conversations and helping patients feel more comfortable in the dentist’s chair.

Every five years, Layla commissions a new caricature that adds to her collection, giving her patients a glimpse into her evolving life and creating a friendly, relatable environment within the dental office. This personal touch aligns perfectly with Layla’s people-centric approach to dentistry, where she places significant emphasis on building relationships with her patients and positively impacting their lives.

Layla firmly believes that providing dentistry is an intimate experience, where patients should feel fully comfortable with their dentist. To her, dentistry is not merely about treating dental issues; it’s about connecting with individuals, understanding their concerns, and building trust. She is more than willing to invite her patients into her life because she understands that she is about to become a part of theirs.

This commitment to creating a welcoming and intimate environment at the Dallas Dental Group extends to every aspect of patient care. Whether it’s a first-time patient seeking a new dental home or an existing patient undergoing an extensive dental treatment plan, Layla and her team prioritize making patients feel at home throughout their dental journey.


Current Issue

No Results Found

The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post.

Previous Issues

Stay Connected


Keeping Your Sanity as a Dental Professional with Mauty

Keeping Your Sanity as a Dental Professional with Mauty

If you’re a Dental Professional on social media, you’ve probably laughed, got triggered, or have been shocked by something Dr. Steven Mautner posted. But as someone who has known Dr. Mautner for many years, I like to give credit to those posts to his social media...


The rubber really hit the road in 2015, when I made a life-changing decision to enlist the services of a professional bodybuilding coach. This change in focus resulted in adopting a strict diet plan, meticulously measuring my food intake to gain muscle and lose body...

The Joy That Lies in Storytelling

The Joy That Lies in Storytelling

Dr. Gayatri Raina Patel’s journey into dentistry wasn’t one she’d initially considered. Growing up in India, regular dental visits were a rare piece of her upbringing. Gayatri’s perspective on dentistry began to shift during her time in Canada (where she moved during...

Finding Fulfillment Even If You Don’t Love Dentistry

Finding Fulfillment Even If You Don’t Love Dentistry

Dr. McMasters has built his practice based on strong principles of honesty, integrity, and compassion. He is committed to excellence and working side-by-side with patients in addressing their treatment needs, as well as helping them obtain their personal vision of...