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Thomas J. Lucas, DMD, PC · 1452 Opelika Rd #E, Auburn, AL 36830

dental savings plan

No Dental Insurance? No Problem!

By enrolling in our membership plan, you and your family can receive discounts on cleanings, exams, preventive care and even procedures like fillings and crowns!
Learn more about the East Alabama Family Dentistry Dental Savings Plan »



Welcome to East Alabama Family Dentistry
Family Dental Care in Auburn & Opelika

East Alabama Family Dentistry is a general and cosmetic dental practice located on Opelika Road in Auburn, Alabama. Our dentist, Dr. Thomas J. Lucas, provides professional dental care for patients and families from the Auburn-Opelika area and surrounding communities.

Dentistry for the Entire Family

We enjoy helping patients of all ages with their dental needs in our Auburn dental office. We know that prevention is the key to avoiding dental problems; routine cleanings and examinations help us monitor your oral health and allow you to address any issues as early as possible.

Our dental services include restorative dentistry such as fillings, crowns, dentures and implant crowns. Dr. Lucas also provides cosmetic dental treatments to help patients boost their smile confidence with teeth whitening and porcelain dental veneers.

Need a dentist but not sure where to start? We are happy to meet with you for a personal consultation if you have questions about your oral health and want to learn more about treatment or financial options available at East Alabama Family Dentistry of Auburn, including our new Dental Savings Plan. We are in-network for most major dental insurance plans.


cerec same day dental crowns

CEREC® Same-Day Crowns & 3D Dental Imaging

Need a crown but too busy for multiple visits to the dentist? East Alabama Family Dentistry of Auburn is equipped with CEREC® CAD/CAM technology so you can have a custom crown, bridge, implant crown or veneer designed and placed in a single visit. And, Dr. Lucas uses our 3D CBCT radiographic imaging system to give you the information you need to make decisions about your oral health.

3D Dentistry


invisalign orthodontics, six month smiles

Adult Orthodontics & Clear Braces

Have you ever wanted to close a small space between your teeth, move a tooth slightly or straighten all your teeth to improve your smile? No matter what age you are, if you want to look and feel great about your smile we can help! Learn more about Invisalign® and Six Month Smiles®.

Adult Orthodontics


sleep apnea therapy

Oral Appliance Therapy for Sleep Apnea Patients

Do you suffer from chronic snoring? Are you wakened suddenly during the night, gasping for air? If you answered ‘yes’, you may have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Dr. Lucas works with sleep physicians to assist patients with obstructive sleep apnea that are candidates for oral appliance therapy or are CPAP intolerant.

Dental Sleep Medicine


restorative dentist

Rebuild Your Smile with Dental Implants

If you have broken or missing teeth, no need to wait any longer - 3D technology makes implant dentistry more convenient and comfortable than ever! Dr. Lucas places dental implants to provide stability and support for replacement of missing teeth with dental implant crowns, bridges and implant dentures.

Dental Implants


sedation dentist

Your Comfort is our #1 Priority

We will always take time to answer any questions you may have to make sure you are as comfortable as possible. Auburn dentist Dr. Thomas Lucas is credentialed to provide sedation dentistry using oral conscious sedation for patients that experience fear or anxiety during dental treatment. Sedation dentistry is also sometimes used to make patients more relaxed during an extended appointment.

Dental Sedation


Auburn, AL dental office

Convenient Location

If you are looking for a family dentist in your neighborhood, look no further! Our Auburn dental office is located near the intersection of University Drive and Opelika Road, convenient to local shopping and the University of Auburn. Map & Directions »


We invite you to contact our Auburn dental office to schedule your next dentist appointment. We would love to help you smile!

early and late dental appointments

Early & Late Appointments Available

Mon – 8am to 5pm
Tues – 8am to 7pm
Thur – 7am to 6pm
Fri – 8am to 2pm
(by appointment)

Schedule an Appointment

dental emergency

Emergency Dentist

If you are experiencing a dental emergency, please Call 334.539.5645 to schedule an examination. Call by 2pm to be seen same-day.