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Glenstone Dental | Meet the Doctors in Baton Rouge


      Philip V. Gastinel, D.D.S.
      Thomas C. Nash, D.D.S.
         Erica H. Simon, D.D.S.
10552 S. Glenstone Place
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Meet the Doctors
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Dr. Philip V. Gastinel is a native of Baton Rouge and a 2nd generation dentist. Dr. Gastinel graduated from Louisiana State University in 1975 with a B.S. in General Studies, and from the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 1979. He began practice that year with his father Dr. Victor Gastinel and Dr. Frank Bacot. Dr. Gastinel and his wife Valerie have four children and three grandchildren.   Dr. Gastinel enjoys hunting, golf and salt-water fishing when he is away from the office. Dr. Gastinel’s professional membership includes the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, Greater Baton Rouge Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.





Dr. Thomas C. Nash is a 1981 graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. Prior to receiving his D.D.S., Dr. Nash received a B.S. in Zoology and a M.S. in Microbiology/Biochemistry from Louisiana State University. Dr. Nash is a native of Monroe and has practiced in Baton Rouge for 32 years. Dr. Nash and his wife Becky have two daughters and three grandchildren.   Outside the office, Dr. Nash’s interests include clay target shooting sports, hunting and fishing. He is also a veteran of 10 short-term medical mission trips to Honduras. Dr. Nash’s professional involvements include the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, Greater Baton Rouge Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.




dr_thomas.jpgDr. Erica Simon is the most recent addition to our team at Glenstone Dental. Erica was born in Robstown, Texas in 1979. She grew up locally in Denham Springs and was a graduate of DSHS Class of 1997. Erica received her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene at LSU School of Dentistry in 2003. She then worked as a dental hygienist in Baton Rouge from 2003-2009. Dr. Simon is a recent graduate from LSU School of Dentistry, Class of 2013, receiving her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She received numerous awards due to her service, leadership and academic achievements during her education. Dr. Simon was a member of the C. Edmund Kells Honors Society and is now a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society. Erica received Honors in Research for her commitment to excellence, completion and publication of a recent article in the Pediatric Dentistry Journal. She served as the American Student Dental Association representative all 4 years of her education. Dr. Simon is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and the Louisiana Dental Association. Erica and her husband Antoine reside in Baton Rouge and have three children.

Baton Rouge Dentist | Meet the Doctors. Philip Gastinel, Dr. Thomas Nash and Dr. Erica Simon is a Baton Rouge Dentist.