Leslie-Ruth Carpenter

Meet Leslie-Ruth Carpenter, Hygienist in Lake Charles

Education & Credentials


Dental Hygiene, Texas Woman's University; Denton, TX


Dental Hygiene, Lamar Institute of Technology; Beaumont, TX




As my patient, you can expect to receive an evidence-based patient education delivered in an empathetic manner. With your personal preferences in mind, I will make recommendations to improve your oral health and your confidence in your smile.


I began practicing as a dental hygienist in 2018. My husband and I married in 2019 and have four children between us. We also have a dog named Jack and a cat named Bonnie. I enjoy reading novels, vacationing anywhere with incredible scenery, and attending concerts.


Graduated magna cum laude, Sigma Phi Alpha National Dental Hygiene Honor Society

Professional Associations

American Dental Hygienists' Association, Texas Dental Hygienists' Association

Volunteer/Service Experience

Veterans' Smile Day in Katy, TX; Fluoride Varnish Program with Head Start School in Beaumont, TX


My favorite books are the Sneaky Pie Brown series by Rita Mae Brown. I also enjoy medical-based TV series like Grey's Anatomy, Scrubs, Bones, and Dexter. I want to visit Vegas again after my first time in 2018.

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