Meet The Doctors


Lester L. Cowden III, DDS

Lester L. Cowden III, DDS

Born and raised in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Dr. Cowden graduated with honors from the Oklahoma City School System in 1977, then pursued a 13 year course of Collegiate, Dental and Medical Training at:

  • Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri
  • Oklahoma University College of Dentistry
  • The United States Air Force
  • Scott Air Force Base (General Practice Residency)
  • University of Cincinnati (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)

Dr. Cowden maintains the highest credentialing and numerous professional affiliations, to keep him involved with the latest techniques and information in the realm of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is licensed to practice in the states of Oklahoma and Montana, and holds the following credentials:

Dr. Cowden is married to Deborah Lundburg Cowden, and they have three sons: Lester IV, Zach and Seth, who are in college, or pursuing their professional careers.

When not in the office, Dr. Cowden enjoys the outdoors: Hiking, bicycling and running. He also enjoys kayaking, kite surfing and tree planting.

Emily Frye, DDS

Emily Frye, DDS

Dr. Emily Frye was raised in Amarillo, Texas. She attended the University of Oklahoma in Norman where she met her husband Travis and earned her bachelors degree in Chemistry. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. Her surgical training includes general practice residency at the VA Medical Center in Oklahoma City, an oral and maxillofacial surgery internship with the University of Oklahoma and oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at the University of Oklahoma.

  • University of Oklahoma, Norman
  • University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
  • VA Medical Center, Oklahoma City (General Practice Residency)
  • University of Oklahoma, (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Internship)
  • University of Oklahoma, (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency)

She is licensed to practice in the state of Oklahoma and holds the following credentials:

Dr. Frye and her husband Travis have beautiful twins, Peyton and Piper. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, going to OU football and Oklahoma Thunder basketball games and traveling.


I just could not pass up the opportunity to thank you for the best ever dental care. From my arrival to my departure I received such excellent care that I felt I must commend you.

Gloria - Recent Patient