Dr. Richard Walker is a Southwest Washington native who graduated high school from Yelm. Currently, Richard, his wife Lyndsay and two sons Sebastian and Saunder live in Adna. Lewis County’s outdoor resources and community were a natural fit for Dr. Walker’s interests. He has a deep passion for fishing and nature.
Dr. Walker went to undergrad at Western Washington University and finally the University of Washington School of Dentistry where he graduated from in 2003. He has been practicing ever since Chehalis at his current location next to Safeway on Market Street.
Beyond dental school Dr. Walker has had advanced training in endodontics (root canals), cosmetic dentistry, surgery, and implantology. He continues to keep up to date on the latest evidenced based dentistry courses and applies this knowledge to his patients. In addition to being formally well trained, he is an extremely compassionate and caring dentist working with his patients at their own pace. Dr. Walker has a wonderful reputation with apprehensive patients and children alike demonstrating multiple tools to make the experience more tolerable and even enjoyable. His most valuable tool though is his highly skilled and personable staff.