General & Advanced Dentistry
A life long learner, Dr. Koch has been practicing dentistry in Jasper for over two decades. He has the knowledge and experience to create the smile of your dreams.
Over the years, Dr. Koch has assembled a wonderful team of talented, amiable people from the Jasper area. Many of the staff have studied dentistry at leading dental institutions, such as the Dental Boot Kamp. All of us are dedicated to providing you with an extraordinary level of personalized care.
Eric R. Koch, DDS, PC
Born in Galveston, Texas, Eric R. Koch came from a family of medical professionals. As a young boy in Beaumont, Texas, his visits to his uncle’s dental practice interested him in a career in dentistry.
Dr. Koch attended the University of Dallas and Louisiana State University before enrolling at the University of Texas, Houston. He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery there in 1987. He worked as an associate with his uncle, Bill Cutbirth, for one year and practiced in Houston before moving to Jasper to open his current practice.
While he has extensive expertise in general dentistry, Dr. Koch enjoys keeping up with the latest research and technology. A life-long learner, he has enrolled in a variety of continuing education institutions, including the Misch Implant Institute. (KOIS Center for Advanced Dentistry, Clinical Foundation of Orthopedics and Orthodontics.)
Dr. Koch is a member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, the Sabine District Dental Society, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and the American Society of Osseointegration. He is also a fellow at the Misch Implant Institute and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, where he received a Diplomate of ICOI, the highest honor from this organization.
Dr. Koch enjoys spending time with his four children, Mason, Avery, Kinsley, and Madison. Dr. Koch also loves to fly his Beechcraft-Bonanza and volunteers his time with Angel Flight, an organization which provides free, private air transportation to people facing medical challenges or having other compelling needs.
Frequently Asked Questions
How does Dr. Koch keep up with new dental advances?
Dr. Koch keeps up with dental technology and techniques by taking additional courses at the Misch Implant Institute, the KOIS Center for Advanced Dentistry, and the Clinical Foundation of Orthopedics and Orthodontics). He’s a lifelong learner and is dedicated to staying on top of procedures that can help the health and comfort of his patients.
What kind of dental technology is available in your office?
The dental technology in our office is updated to stay on top of the best and safest advancements so you can feel comfortable in our office. The technology Dr. Koch equips the office with is designed to make treatment easier, quicker, and more comfortable.
Our technology can diagnose oral health issues earlier, so you can get the treatment you need much faster. This can prevent more complicated problems from developing and save you from invasive procedures.
Do you accept my insurance?
Our office accepts a variety of financial options, including multiple insurance providers. If you’re wondering if we accept your specific insurance plan, it’s best to call our office at 409-224-8197 so we can speak with you directly about your insurance.