Meet Our Team
Dr. Crawford was born and raised in Baton Rouge, La.
He graduated with honors from Louisiana Tech University with a degree in Biology. He received his D.D.S from The LSU School of Dentistry in 1980.
Dr. Crawford is a member of the Northwest Louisiana Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association and the American Dental Association. He is a member of the Ark La Tex Academy of Dentistry study group.
Dr. Crawford met his wife, Susan, while at La. Tech and they have been married since1976. They have two daughters, Sarah and Jennifer. The girls both live in Shreveport. He thoroughly enjoys being PopPop to his grandchildren. Dr. Crawford and Susan attend Broadmoor Baptist Church. They have two dogs, Izzy and Kobi.
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Crawford enjoys spending time with his family and friends, hunting, fly fishing and using his recently acquired pilots’ license.
Dr. Crawford is looking forward to many more years of practice and to sharing his office with Dr. Ray Jarvis.
Dr. Raymond Jarvis grew up in Shreveport where he attended Captain Shreve High School. He graduated with honors from Louisiana Tech University with a B.S in Animal Biology and a minor in Chemistry. After college, he worked at LSUHSC-Shreveport as a research associate for the departments of Psychiatry and Biochemistry. His research focused on anti-psychotic medications, and he is an author on an article published in the Journal of Neuroscience Research.
Dr. Jarvis received his D.D.S. from the LSUHSC School of Dentistry in 2010. Upon graduation he was given an award from the Academy of General Dentistry for having exhibited the greatest interest, knowledge, and proficiency in the field of general dentistry during the senior year. The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons presented Dr. Jarvis with the Dental Implant Student Award for outstanding achievements and performance related to dental implants. Ray also was awarded a scholarship to attend a week long continuing education course at The Pankey Institute. At this course he advanced his education in occlusion, aesthetic dentistry and practice management. He plans on furthering his education at The Pankey Institute.
Ray is an active member of the ADA, LDA, and Northwest Louisiana Dental Association. He is a past-president of the NWLDA and currently represents Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Kansas on the ADA New Dentist Committee.
In his spare time, Ray enjoys playing tennis and training for triathlons.
Ray has a beautiful daughter named Taylor and a handsome son named Reece. They are members of First United Methodist Church in Shreveport.
Dental HygienistTracy graduated with a BS in Dental Hygiene from Northeast Louisiana University. She has been a member of the staff since she graduated in 1991. Since we have two Hygienists with the name Tracy she is affectionately known as T-1. Tracy is married to Scott and they have three children, Grey, Anna and Paige.
Dental HygienistTracie graduated from Northeast Louisiana University with a BS in Dental Hygiene in 1995. She joined our team in 2006. We gave her the nickname T-2. Tracie has two children, Kristen and Austin.
Michelle graduated from Southern University in Dental Hygiene in 2012. She joined Crawford Jarvis Dental in January of 2014. She is married to Shawn. Together they have five children, four boys and a girl; Katlyn, Bryson, Jace, Talon, and Austin!
Dental AssistantKimberly has been a part of the practice as a Certified Expanded Duty Dental Assistant working chairside for Dr. Crawford since 2002. She has been a dental assistant since 1994. Kimberly is married to Chad and they have two children, Morgan and Carter.
Dental AssistantRebecca is originally from Kingsport, TN. She moved to Shreveport in 2007. Rebecca joined the staff in May, 2010. She is now a Certified Expanded Duty Dental Assistant. She took a seat next to Dr. Jarvis when he joined the Crawford-Jarvis Family Dental Practice.
We are excited to have Claire back at the practice. She initially joined us in 2012 as a Certified Expanded Duty Dental Assistant. She chairside assists for both Dr. Jarvis and Dr. Crawford. Claire and Daniel just had their first baby girl, named Abbie, in October 2016.
Patient and Financial CoordinatorCarolyn joined the practice in 1995. She is often the first person you talk to when you call our office. She will help you get acquainted with the way our office runs and welcome you to the practice. Carolyn is married to Leonard. They have three children and seven grandchildren.
Office AssistantSusan has been a part of the practice since Dr. Crawford opened the doors in 1980. She joined the office full time in 2002. She also answers the phone and helps with your scheduling needs. Susan is married to Dr. Crawford and they have two daughters, three granddaughters, and one grandson.
We are so happy to have Samantha back at the office. She joined us in 2014 but in 2015, she had to take the long journey of learning to walk again after a spinal cord injury! She started here as a chair side assistant for both Dr. Crawford and Dr. Jarvis. Now she is a part of the front office staff. She and Stephen have two fur babies, Soren and Luna.
Office AssistantTammy has 19 years of dental assisting experience with Dr. Harold King. She joined our practice when Dr. King retired in 2013. She is now a part of the front desk team. She can help you with scheduling appointments and all of your business questions.