Dr. Eric T. Veal
A Louisville native, Dr. Veal graduated from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 1995. After his doctorate, Dr. Veal spent a year in Burlington, Vermont where he received advanced dental training in a General Practice Residency Program. It is also where he met his wife, Denise. They have been married for 25 years and have four children together (Nicolas, Noelle, Nathaniel and Mebrate). Dr. Veal has practiced dentistry in Louisville for the last 24 years and still plans to practice for another 15 to 20 years, God-willing.
He loves spending time with his wife and kids and enjoys studying his Bible. Ask him what his favorite scripture is when you visit, and he will gladly tell you what it is and why. His passion is to do missionary dentistry locally and overseas. He loves kids, so make sure, if you have children, to schedule an appointment for them in the office. Lastly, and most importantly, Dr. Veal wants every patient to know that they will be valued and cared for.
GPR, Fletcher Allen Healthcare, Burlington, VT (1995-96)
FAGD, Academy of General Dentistry Fellowship Award (2002)
DMD, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Louisville, KY (1991-95)
BA, U. of Louisville, Louisville, KY (1986-91)
HS Diploma, Eastern High School, Louisville KY (1983-1986)
Dr. Bryan Veal, D.M.D
Dr. Bryan Veal graduated from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 1988 and completed his General Practice Residency there in 1989. He has practiced in the Louisville area since offering a full range of dental services including dental implants. He also teaches part time at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. Like his brother Eric, Bryan believes in valuing the whole person which enables him to find the treatment that best suits the individual in a gentle, comfortable manner.
Favorite activities are always time with his growing family which includes 3 daughters and their husbands and 7 grandchildren. He is also a running and ballroom dancing enthusiast and enjoys motorcycle riding, going for walks and being with dear friends. Bryan is a practicing Spiritual Director which is also defined as the art of Holy Listening.
Dr. Leah M. Viola, D.M.D
Dr. Leah Viola grew up in Paris, KY and moved to Louisville after graduating from Hanover College in 2012. With an interest in medical missions, she first completed her master’s degree at Southern Seminary in 2014 and then earned her doctorate from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 2018. While in dental school, she was involved with the Christian Medical and Dental Association. She attended weekly Bible studies, served on the student leadership team and went on mission trips to Ecuador. Dr. Viola spent this past year completing a General Practice Residency Program at U of L Hospital where she received advanced training in caring for medically complex patients and performing surgical procedures.
Dr. Viola is recently married (their wedding was in March 2020 and had to be completely revamped because of COVID), and when she’s not in the office, she can be found caring for their home and woodworking with her husband. Ask her about their latest woodworking projects! She and her husband are members at Immanuel Baptist Church in Louisville and love having people over for dinner. Dr. Viola is thrilled to be joining Dr. Veal in practice. She can’t wait to meet you and is excited to care for you and your family.
GPR, University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY (2019-2020)
DMD, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Louisville, KY (2014-2018)
MA, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY (2014)
BA, Hanover College, Hanover, IN
HS, Bourbon County High School, Paris, KY