Charvet Dental Center is a Metairie based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using state-of-the-art dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.


We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Hunter Jr. and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 504-208-4751 and experience why our patients think Charvet Dental Center is the best dentist in Metairie.



Meet The Doctors


Dr. Hunter L. Charvet

Dr. Hunter L. Charvet

Dr. Hunter L. Charvet received his undergraduate degree at the University of New Orleans. He then went on and graduated with his DDS degree from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 1980. After graduating, he joined his father, Dr. Emile J. Charvet in private practice.

Each year, Dr. Hunter completes well over one hundred hours of advanced dental continuing education. He has completed extensive advanced training in the areas of Implant Dentistry and Endodontics. Dentistry is constantly advancing and the continuing dental education allows him to stay on top of the latest dental techniques and technology, and provide our patients with the advanced care they deserve.

Dr. Hunter is a member in good standing in the New Orleans Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association and American Dental Association.

Dr. Charvet has now earned his fellowship with the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) and he is a graduate of the Misch International Implant Institute.

Dr. Hunter and his wife have two sons, Hunter Jr. and Heath. In his free time, Dr. Hunter enjoys spending time outdoors and is an avid hunter and fisherman. Off-shore fishing is his favorite pastime.

Dr. Hunter L. Charvet Jr., DDS

Dr. Hunter L. Charvet Jr., DDS

Dr. Hunter L. Charvet Jr., DDS, following in his father’s footsteps, received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University. He then attended Louisiana State University School of Dentistry where he graduated with his DDS degree. During his freshman year at LSU School of Dentistry he served as class vice president. After graduating in May of 2009, he joined his father in private practice.

Dr. Hunter Jr. is a member in good standing in the New Orleans Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association and American Dental Association. He is also a voting member of The New Orleans Dental Association House of Delegates

During school, Dr. Hunter Jr. was a volunteer at Camp Sunshine, a program for children with life threatening illnesses. He is currently on the board of directors for the Swollfest Fishing Rodeo, a benefit for the American Diabetes Association.

Dr. Hunter Jr. and his wife Kristy have three happy boys, Hunter the Third who is Five, and twins Chandler and Carter, who will be turning one this April 2016. Like his father, Dr. Hunter Jr. is an avid outdoorsmen with free diving being one of his favorite activities.

Dr. Sarah Haydel

Dr. Sarah Haydel

Dr. Sarah Haydel was born and raised in Monroe, Louisiana. She moved to Baton Rouge to attend LSU in 2003 where she majored in biology with a minor in psychology. Dr. Haydel was a Chi Omega at LSU, serving as Panhellenic delegate and chapter president. She graduated from LSU in 2007 with honors.

Dr. Haydel then attended LSU School of Dentistry in New Orleans, where she served as class delegate to the American Student Dental Association. She introduced the school to Operation Christmas Child, a program through Samaritan’s Purse, which delivers shoeboxes full of toys, necessities, and Bibles to children in need around the globe.

Dr. Haydel graduated in 2011 and has been practicing in the New Orleans area ever since. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, New Orleans Dental Association, and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics.

Dr. Haydel is married to Chuck Haydel, a pediatrician at Hales Pediatrics. They have two young children, Madison and Charles. They live in Lakeview, where they attend St. Dominic Catholic Church. They love living in New Orleans, especially during festival season!

Member of:

  • American Dental Association
  • Louisiana Dental Association
  • New Orleans Dental Association
  • American Academy of Facial Esthetics