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Craig Loudenslager, D.D.S.

Dr. Loudenslager joined Turlock Dental Arts in 2000 as a general dentist.

He graduated from Seattle Pacific College with a B.A. in Chemistry in 1974 and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Washington in 1979.  Past military assignments include: Tyndall AFB, FL; Edwards AFB, CA; Kadena AB, Japan; Beale AFB, CA (Assistant Base Dental Surgeon); Barksdale AFB, LA; Ramstein AB, Germany; and Holloman AFB, NM (Dental Flight Deputy Commander).  He retired from the USAF having served his country for 21 years.

Dr. Loudenslager has completed Dental Corps short courses in Exodontia with intravenous sedation certification, Endodontics, Oral Diagnosis, and Prosthodontics, as well as Pediatric Dental rotation.  He has completed Air Command and Staff College and an Air War College seminar.  His military honors include the Meritorious Service Medal with one oak leaf cluster, the Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters, and the Air Force Achievement Medal.

Dr. Loudenslager was born in Vinton, Iowa and moved to San Jose, California at age four. He met the former Lona Jean Gabrielson at Mission Springs Conference Grounds where they were on staff one summer.  They married in August of 1975 at Turlock Covenant Church. They have a son, Chris, his wife, Britta, and Dr.L's first grandson, Casey.



Duc Nguyen D.D.S.

Dr. Nguyen Joined Turlock Dental Arts in May 2004.

He is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and attended dental school at the University of California at Los Angeles, receiving his doctorate in 2000.

Dr. Nguyen is a member of both the California Dental Association and the American Dental Association.  He has experience in all phases of dentistry and has completed his 2 year orthodontic training program for general dentists.

When not providing dental care Dr. Nguyen enjoys traveling, listening to music, playing sports and doing community service.  He is also fluent in Vietnamese.




700 Crane Avenue
Turlock, CA 95380
(209) 634-5858